Associate Director



201-500 employees

Develops and commercializes cell and gene therapies

Industrial & Manufacturing


Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Required Skills
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience in Information Technology/Science, Engineering, or related fields. MS or MBA preferred
  • 5+ years of experience in a site IT/OT leadership role
  • A minimum of 3 years of project management experience, with a focus on IT infrastructure or OT systems deployments
  • 8+ years of experience supporting GxP manufacturing environment
  • Highly functional in a fast-paced dynamic company with the ability to prioritize issues under differing pressures while working collaboratively with cross-functional teams
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with demonstrated ability to drive alignment with senior stakeholders
  • Experience building teams by blending internal and external resources
  • Technical proficiency & knowledge in most of these areas: IT Network & Power design, Virtual Environments & Storage, Ignition SCADA, Apprentice Tempo, BAS platforms, & ITSM
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office products, SAP, MS Project, & Bluebeam Revu
  • Take ownership of all Digital Technology operations at the site
  • Incorporate business insight and direction with emerging technology trends to guide decisions addressing stakeholder requirements
  • Lead the design, implementation, commissioning, qualification (if applicable) and readiness workstreams for on-prem digital infrastructure and systems (e.g. networks, storage, BAS, SCADA)
  • Coordinate delivery and readiness of enterprise platforms by collaborating with internal and external teams (e.g. Cloud Infra, SAP ERP, Apprentice Tempo MES, LIMS, Veeva QMS, etc)
  • Serve as Subject Matter Resource in IT/OT systems. Participates on internal, cross-functional teams to develop and align procedures and standards
  • Work directly with the Capital Projects’ team and business functional areas during the long-term planning and annual budget development cycle performing cost estimates based on benchmarked-historical data
  • Ensure a safe work environment during execution of projects by upholding all safety policies and procedures
  • Directs and manages project execution as defined in the project plans to achieve objectives
  • Achieve effective financial control through management of project scope and estimates
  • Define roles and responsibilities to ensure clarity between vendors, integrators, and internal staff deliverables

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.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding



Waltham, Massachusetts



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth