Senior Director
Manufacturing
Posted on 3/26/2024
ElevateBio

201-500 employees

Develops and commercializes cell and gene therapies
Company Overview
ElevateBio stands out as a leader in the cell and gene therapy industry, with its unique integration of diverse technology platforms such as gene editing and cellular engineering, and its state-of-the-art facilities. The company's BaseCamp manufacturing platform offers process innovation and cGMP manufacturing capabilities, enabling the production of viral vectors, RNA, and cell therapies. With a team of industry-leading experts and a commitment to accelerating the development of transformative therapies, ElevateBio is not only expanding its collaborations with industry partners but also actively developing its own portfolio of cellular and genetic medicines.
Industrial & Manufacturing

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$1.2B

Founded

2017

Headquarters

Waltham, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-4%

1 year growth

5%

2 year growth

31%
Locations
Waltham, MA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Mid
Senior
Expert
CategoriesNew
Bioinformatics
Genomics
Biology & Biotech
Requirements
  • Minimum Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Biotech, Supply Chain, or related field
  • At least 15 years of experience in a Manufacturing, Technical Operations, or GMP environment supporting complex products. Experience in autologous gene or cell therapy a plus.
  • Direct oversight and experience leading in a commercial manufacturing team required. Direct oversight and leadership of teams > 30 FTEs and over multiple shifts strongly preferred.
  • Experience working within a contract manufacturing or client service organization strongly preferred.
  • Familiarity with manufacturing architectures and systems (e.g. SAP, electronic batch records)
  • Demonstrated ability and strength in leading cross-functional teams within a matrixed organization.
Responsibilities
  • Lead department to ensure consistent, reliable, timely and compliant manufacturing of products across all modalities at the site spanning clinical and commercial phases.
  • Effectively partner with Quality, Facilities and Engineering, Supply Chain, and other functions to maintain procedures and processes for timely release of all manufactured products.
  • Develop and maintain training records, operating procedures, and policies in accordance with Current Good Manufacturing Practices.
  • Collaborate with process development and other subject matter experts to support internal and partner technology transfers into manufacturing.
  • Develop short- and long-term goals for the department in accordance with overall corporate and site objectives. Create, measure, trend, and report manufacturing related KPIs as a basis to drive continuous improvement.