Laboratory Director
Posted on 9/26/2022

1,001-5,000 employees

Data-driven precision medicine
Company Overview
Tempus is on a mission to provide the necessary tools to usher in an era of precision medicine. The company has built the world's largest library of clinical and molecular data and an operating system to make that information accessible and useful for patients, physicians, and researchers.
Atlanta, GA, USA
Experience Level
  • Recent advancements in underlying technology have finally made it possible for AI to impact clinical care in a meaningful way. Tempus' proprietary platform connects an entire ecosystem of real-world evidence to deliver real-time, actionable insights to physicians, providing critical information about the right treatments for the right patients, at the right time
  • Multi-OMICs, based in Atlanta, GA, provides genomic research and clinical testing services for biotech, pharma, hospitals, labs, academic and government institutions. We are hiring an experienced Laboratory Director to join our executive team and ensure our lab is operating at the highest medical standards
  • Planning, organizing and directing the overall operation of the laboratory department
  • Ensure that services are of the highest quality, are cost contained, are medically useful and accurate, and are carried out in an expeditious manner
  • Participate in all relevant managerial decisions and guide the operations of the laboratory ranging from the selection of staff, choice of methods, purchase of equipment, quality assurance, quality control and safety
  • Ensure regulatory compliance (CLIA/CAP, NYSDOH)
  • Ensure all QC and SOPs are routinely evaluated, developed and up to date
  • Provides administrative management and direction of staff; instigates administrative process e.g. lab meetings; and resolves management and staff related issues
  • Responsible for molecular clinical report review and signout, and pathology slide review
  • Collaborate with multi-disciplinary team focused on answering key medical questions
Desired Qualifications
  • MD and eligible for Georgia medical license and board-certified in Anatomic Pathology or Clinical Pathology and Molecular Genetic Pathology
  • Must hold or be eligible to hold a NYS CoQ license in genetic testing
  • Significant experience in establishing and maintaining CAP/CLIA laboratories
  • Experience working in a regulated clinical laboratory environment (CLIA/CAP/NYSDOH/QSR)
  • At least 4+ years of training and experience in an acceptable laboratory of which 3 years or more has been in a predominantly molecular role
  • Clinical experience with next generation sequencing
  • Excellent managerial, organizational, reporting and communication skills