Director – Analytical Development

Posted on 4/18/2024

Orbital Therapeutics

Orbital Therapeutics

51-200 employees

Develops RNA-based medicines and vaccines

Data & Analytics


Cambridge, MA, USA

Required Skills
Quality Assurance (QA)
  • Ph.D. or M.S. in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or a related field
  • 8+ years of relevant experience in the biotech/pharma industry
  • 5+ years managing direct reports in Analytical Development
  • Previous experience managing QC and/or routine testing for preclinical materials/research
  • Direct experience and deep technical expertise in developing analytical methods for biologics
  • Experience with stability program design and oversight
  • Familiarity with regulatory standards and best practices (GMP, ISO, ICH guidelines)
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Excellent project management and operations management skills
  • Lead an Analytical Development team
  • Define and execute a phase-appropriate analytical strategy
  • Provide direction/oversight of analytical activities at CDMOs
  • Collaborate with regulatory and QA experts
  • Lead method development and routine testing functions
  • Communicate effectively internally and externally
  • Monitor industry trends

Orbital Therapeutics is leading the way in RNA-based medical treatments by creating innovative delivery methods and utilizing data science and automation. This focus aligns with treating a range of human diseases in areas such as vaccines, immunomodulation, protein replacement, and regenerative medicine. Working here offers a cutting-edge and collaborative environment dedicated to impactful advancements in healthcare, providing employees with the opportunity to contribute significantly to pioneering medical solutions.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding



Cambridge, Massachusetts



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


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