Senior Director
IT Infrastructure, UX & Security
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Tessera Therapeutics

201-500 employees

Advances genetic medicine with Gene Writing technology
Company Overview
Tessera Therapeutics is a trailblazer in the field of genetic medicine, with its proprietary Gene Writing™ technology that enables the writing of therapeutic messages directly into the genome to address diseases at their root. The company's mission to cure diseases by altering life's code demonstrates a commitment to pushing the boundaries of genetic medicine. This, coupled with their industry-leading genome engineering technology, positions Tessera Therapeutics as a competitive player in the biotechnology sector.
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding





Somerville, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Cambridge, MA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
IT & Security
IT Project Management
  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Business Information Systems, or another related field, and 15+ years of hands-on IT management experience, and a minimum of 5 years experience in the biotech and/or pharmaceutical industry.
  • Extensive and hands-on expertise in business systems requirements, roadmaps, implementation & operations in a Biotech setting – including manufacturing & clinical systems, end user computing systems, identity management, SAAS applications, experience migrating to a Microsoft-centric environment, and meeting room technology
  • Experience with and understanding of cloud computing, networking, and information security
  • Experience managing technology projects; especially managing IT aspects of high growth buildouts
  • Extensive vendor management experience
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship management skills
  • Friendly, communicative, collaborative approach and style
  • Collaborate with company stakeholders to define business systems roadmaps; including enterprise architecture & security, to meet strategic and operational needs of the company
  • Responsible for implementation and operation of all site and company infrastructure, end user computing, supporting lab computing needs
  • Responsible for overall IT process development, documentation & oversight, e.g., user, vendor & company onboarding, off-boarding, end user support, lab support, and emergency management
  • Own the coordination, implementation and change management related to cross-enterprise IT projects not in the areas of G&A and GxP
  • Coordinate with stakeholders on implementation of security policies and manage the overall security strategy for the company’s growth
  • Responsible for developing productive and strong company end user, executive, internal stakeholder, as well as vendor, and partner relationships
  • Work with company finance and contracts teams for all IT-related budget planning and ongoing financial management within enterprise IT