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Full-Time

Project Manager

Process Automation, Consultant

Posted on 6/27/2024

Legend Biotech

Legend Biotech

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops cell therapies for cancer treatment

Biotechnology

Expert

Bridgewater Township, NJ, USA

Category
Project Management
Business & Strategy
Required Skills
Management
Requirements
  • B.S. required, Ph.D. preferred in technical discipline: engineering, science, or related field
  • Minimum 12 years of process, manufacturing, technology transfer experience, CAR-T experience is highly desirable
  • Experience in implementing and managing commercial process technology improvements and changes
  • Experience in integrating process unit operations into an automation platform
  • Candidate must have program management expertise in the life sciences field
  • Extensive experience in process automation technology and vendor offerings specific to commercial process platforms, cell therapy unit operations and instruments
  • Extensive knowledge in process best practices, industry standards and the latest technologies
  • Ability to think critically and demonstrated troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Results driven with strong process, problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Strong experience working in a cross-functional organization with multiple partners with competing priorities
  • Ability to plan, multitask, prioritize and be an effective and influential decision maker focused on action and implementation.
Responsibilities
  • Provide technical and program management to drive a process automation platform solution for a best-in-class CAR-T product
  • Development of an automation concept through detailed execution, planning activities, and milestone
  • Program management leadership to drive strategic plans, business cases to support selected platform concept, detailed project schedule for implementation, vendor coordination and cross-functional collaboration to ensure a seamless introduction in cGMP
  • Work collaboratively with internal and external partners to identify and drive implementation of industry-leading automation solutions
  • Drives plans for new unit operations to be evaluated and ensuring that all are able to be integrated into a process automation platform
  • Identifies and drives plans for new process technologies that result in a paradigm shift in throughput and capacity

Legend Biotech specializes in developing and manufacturing novel cell therapies for hematologic malignancies and solid tumors, leveraging cutting-edge technologies to deliver advanced treatment options for patients worldwide. The company's pipeline of cell therapies includes agents targeting diseases considered intractable and incurable, with a focus on transforming the world of oncology and medicine.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$750.5M

Headquarters

Franklin Township, New Jersey

Founded

2014

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

15%

1 year growth

45%

2 year growth

103%