Director Technical Business Development
RNA Therapeutics
Posted on 2/1/2024
Ginkgo Bioworks

1,001-5,000 employees

Engineering biology for diverse commercial applications.
Company Overview
Ginkgo Bioworks, Inc. stands out as a leading bioengineering company that leverages advanced biological manufacturing technology to design and optimize a wide range of commercial products, from vaccines to sustainable fashion materials. The company's commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) fosters a unique and inclusive culture, promoting a diverse workforce that contributes to its success. Furthermore, Ginkgo's ability to engineer biology for equitable distribution of benefits positions it as a key player in various industries, including healthcare, agriculture, and fashion.
Consumer Goods
Food & Agriculture
Biotechnology

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$2.4B

Founded

2009

Headquarters

Boston, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

5%

2 year growth

67%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
Business & Strategy
Requirements
  • Masters degree plus 8 years of experience or equivalent with PhD
  • Minimum of 4 years of relevant professional experience with PhD in a biotech or pharmaceutical company
  • Strong technical expertise in nucleic acid therapeutics
  • In-depth knowledge of the RNA Tx
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and proactive nature with demonstrated ability to work independently
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work across organizational boundaries
  • Proven track record of project ownership and results orientation
  • Strong publication record in the field
  • Experience working in cross-functional scientific teams
Responsibilities
  • Understand and communicate the key value proposition of Ginkgo to potential partners
  • Work with external partners to understand their key challenges and needs
  • Identify areas in which the unique Ginkgo capabilities can be leveraged to meet partner needs for individual projects
  • Identify and evaluate broader trends in the field where Ginkgo’s platform could serve to create disruptive solutions in the industry
  • Coordinate across technical and business teams to develop new, differentiated offerings to meet the needs in those areas
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience working in animal models
  • Experience in business development or product development
  • Experience in Cell Therapy and Immunology