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Associate Director/Director, AAV Production

If interested and qualified, please include Requisition # 2018-331 in the subject line when emailing resume to: careers@crisprtx.com.

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Position Summary

We are seeking a talented leader to join the development of novel CRISPR-based therapeutics for serious diseases. The successful candidate will lead the development and manufacturing of adeno-associated viral vector (AAV) for company’s product development programs. The position requires enthusiasm, passion, attention to detail and a desire to create new medicines for patients.

Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the company’s overall AAV manufacturing strategy
  • Oversee contract development and manufacturing organizations (CDMOs) for AAV process development and manufacturing activities
  • Develop and manage AAV analytical capacity either in house or through outside vendors
  • Collaborate closely with internal and external functional areas
  • Prepare, review, revise technical documents

Minimum Qualifications

  • in Biology or related scientific discipline with at least 8 years of experience in biotech/pharmaceutical industry and at least 5 years in cell and gene therapy
  • Experience and knowledge in AAV production
  • Experience in technology transfer, process and analytical development, CMO management
  • Knowledge of relevant ICH guidelines

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in AAV process and analytical development
  • Experience in writing regulatory documents and submissions

Competencies

  • Adaptability/Flexibility – the ability to adapt to working effectively within a variety of situations; adapts enthusiastically to organizational change and to changes in job demands.
  • Attention to Detail – Maintains highly organized focus on priorities, demonstrates organized thinking and documentation as well as complete follow through. Pursues all activities with diligence and completeness.
  • Communication and Teamwork – Effectively expresses ideas in written, visual and oral context. The ability to work cooperatively with others; the genuine desire to be a part of a team and contribute to organizational and team goals.
  • Results Orientation/Productive Work Habits – Self-motivated, drives issues to closure and gets the job done. Skilled at analyzing scope of work, planning and executing a successful outcome. Understands and assigns/utilizes resources effectively and efficiently.

If interested and qualified, please include Requisition # 2018-331 in the subject line when emailing resume to: careers@crisprtx.com.

For more information on CRISPR Therapeutics, please click here.