Manager – Molecular Operations
Second Shift
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1,001-5,000 employees

AI-driven precision medicine through clinical and molecular data analysis
Company Overview
Tempus Labs, Inc. is a leader in precision medicine, leveraging artificial intelligence to analyze vast clinical and molecular data, enabling physicians to deliver personalized, data-driven care. The company's advanced machine learning platform and unique solution sets facilitate the discovery, development, and delivery of optimized therapeutic options for patients. With a focus on extensive molecular profiling, Tempus has developed a robust pan-cancer tumor organoid platform and validated a liquid biopsy assay, demonstrating their commitment to transforming personalized patient care and their position at the forefront of the healthcare industry.
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics

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Chicago, Illinois

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Durham, NC, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Operations & Logistics
Biology & Biotech
  • Coordinate the operational activities of a cutting-edge clinical laboratory to support a molecular workflow with rapid turnaround times. This role primarily oversees high throughput next-generation sequencing workflows for oncology, pharmacogenetics, and inherited cancer panels
  • Deliver regular updates to the Associate Director and Director of Clinical Lab Operations to summarize laboratory performance, turnaround times, instrument downtime, productivity, and other performance metrics
  • Oversee laboratory activity and participate in completion of daily activities as necessary
  • Provide solutions to highly complex problems and apply a high degree of ingenuity, creativity and innovation
  • Ensure high quality results for all samples within the sequencing workflow
  • Reviews daily, weekly, and monthly QC results and determines the validity of results, performs follow up as needed
  • Oversee safety within the laboratory and ensure all safety protocols are followed
  • Maintain regulatory compliance within the lab, including CAP, CLIA, NYS, OSHA, etc
  • Keep standard operating procedures up to date
  • Develop and implement workflows for new assays
  • Provides technical direction, mentoring, and professional guidance to laboratory employees
  • Resolve technical, instrument, or unexpected tests results and ensures corrective actions are taken whenever test systems deviate from the laboratory's established performance specifications
  • Evaluate the competency of all testing personnel on an ongoing basis
Desired Qualifications
  • One of the following educational requirements:
  • MD + at least 2 years lab experience
  • PhD + at least 2 years lab experience
  • M.S. (physical, chemical, or biological science) + at least 4 years pertinent clinical lab experience (at least 2 of which are in the designated specialty)
  • BS in clinical laboratory science, chemical, physical or biological sciences and at least 7 years of pertinent clinical lab experience
  • Experience supervising others in a CLIA/CAP high-complexity laboratory
  • Experience in Next Generation Sequencing highly desirable
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to delegate tasks to others
  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work with others to plan and carry out scientific programs
  • Self-driven and works well in an interdisciplinary team with minimal direction
  • Strong desire to build products that will save lives and change the course of cancer
  • Impeccable attention to detail