Senior Manager
IT Operations
Posted on 3/30/2024
Umoja Biopharma

51-200 employees

Developing in vivo immunotherapies for cancer treatment
Company Overview
Umoja Biopharma stands out in the biotech industry for its unique approach to cancer therapy, which enhances a patient's immune system in vivo, potentially reducing the need for traditional cancer treatments. The company's culture is centered around collaboration and advancing immunotherapy, with a team of experts dedicated to changing the lives of cancer patients. Umoja's commitment to making advanced immunotherapies accessible to all patients demonstrates its industry leadership and competitive edge.
AI & Machine Learning
Biotechnology
B2B

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$271M

Founded

2019

Headquarters

Seattle, Washington

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

25%

2 year growth

39%
Locations
Seattle, WA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Management
CategoriesNew
IT & Security
IT Project Management
Network Administration
System Administration
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Business, or a related field with 8+ years of relevant experience as an IT Operations Manager preferably in the biotech or pharmaceutical industry.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Solid understanding of ITIL framework and best practices for IT service management
  • Strong technical expertise in IT infrastructure, including servers, networks, and software applications
  • Excellent leadership and management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to oversee local software lifecycle management, as well as identity management for a small to mid-size company
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of data security and privacy regulations
  • Flexibility and adaptability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with changing priorities and tight deadlines
Responsibilities
  • Manage and grow a hybrid IT service desk team
  • Coordinate day-to-day support activities provided by external technology partners
  • Regularly assess the general computing needs of office and lab-based departments
  • Partner with scientific staff and instrument vendors to assess lab instrument software requirements and performance
  • Partner with Informatics team members on installation/configuration of scientific data management software
  • Develop and implement IT policies, procedures, and best practices
  • Manage software licensing and procurement for general use desktop and SaaS tools
  • Manage procurement of end user and laboratory computing devices and accessories
  • In cooperation with managed service partners and IT leadership, support on-premise IT infrastructure
  • Stay current with emerging technologies and trends in the biotech industry and make recommendations for innovative solutions to enhance IT capabilities