Senior Product Manager

Cell Therapy Manufacturing

Updated on 5/17/2024



51-200 employees

Integrated platform for cell therapy manufacturing

Data & Analytics


San Bruno, CA, USA

  • Bachelor degree or higher in Biological Sciences or related field
  • 5+ years of hands-on Product Management experience in the biotechnology or medical device industries
  • Experience with large scale automation and benchtop instrumentation in pharma/biotech is highly desirable
  • Domain expertise in cell therapies is required
  • Expertise in CDMO is highly desirable
  • Excellent verbal, written, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Proactive, creative, self-motivated, flexible to work in a small company environment and assume a wide variety of tasks
  • Self-awareness, integrity, authenticity, and a growth mindset
  • Conduct VoC activities to support technical teams from early prototype development through launch and sustaining engineering
  • Synthesize a coherent product roadmap based on customer input, business goals, and engineering competencies
  • Work with partners to capture critical needs and translate them into requirements for the build teams
  • Define product requirements, offering, price, promotions, and discounting guidelines for products and services within the Cellares Cell Therapy Manufacturing Portfolio
  • Oversee the product development lifecycle from ideation to commercialization
  • Develop detailed project plans, timelines, and resource requirements
  • Author and/or review statements of work, master service agreements, and other contracts

Cellares offers the Cell Shuttle, an integrated platform for cell therapy manufacturing, utilizing Industry 4.0 technologies to enable true walk-away, end-to-end automation, modular hardware, purpose-built process design software, and scalable manufacturing from preclinical to commercial scale, resulting in reduced process failure rates and up to 70% cost reduction compared to manual processes. The company aims to accelerate access to life-saving cell therapies by deploying Cell Shuttles in Smart Factories globally, partnering with academia, biotechs, and pharma companies to lower manufacturing costs and meet global patient demand.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding



South San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth