Senior Program Manager- Infectious Diseases

U.S. /
Science – Programs /
Full-time
Seven Bridges is the industry-leading bioinformatics ecosystem provider enabling researchers to extract meaningful insights from genomic and phenotypic data in order to advance precision medicine. Our complete bioinformatics ecosystem consists of a compliant analytics platform, seamless data and automation, and expert scientific services. This holistic approach to bioinformatics is enabling researchers — at the world’s leading academic, biotechnology, government, medical centers, and pharmaceutical entities — to increase R&D efficiency, enhance the hypothesis resolution process, isolate critical biomarkers, and even turn a failing clinical trial around while also reducing computational workflow times and data storage costs. We are a global company with offices in the US, London, Serbia and more. We are roughly 300 employees and rapidly growing!

Do you want to help us engineer a healthier tomorrow?

The Public Programs Team at Seven Bridges brings together diverse team members who possess a unique balance of technical expertise and strong interpersonal skills. We are looking for individuals who demonstrate the ability to think strategically about research and business questions, understand the scientific problems that researchers need to solve, and develop strategies for maximizing the success of a solution.  

As a Senior Program Manager, you will lead the Infectious Diseases Therapy Area, shaping the strategy, goals, and project execution for multiple non-profit and government-funded programs. You will ensure the success of consortium-based programs and build strategic relationships with clients and collaborators. You will manage individual contributors who oversee the day to day execution of program activities, and ensure seamless collaboration with the Seven Bridges Technology Division. 

What you'll be doing:

    • Lead the Public Programs therapeutic area on infectious diseases by overseeing the execution of multiple NIH programs. Collaborate with Seven Bridges project PI to define vision and priorities; guide decisions, and eliminate roadblocks. 
    • Manage team of Program Managers, Community Engagement Managers, and Science Communicators who contribute to individual infectious disease programs.
    • Own program revenue generation and ensure fulfillment of all contractual obligations by engaging with the Technology division of Seven Bridges.
    • Lead contract renewals for existing Programs; identify new opportunities for strategic growth; lead responses for new RPF or RFIs. Work closely with the Technology Division to create a program budget that enables fulfillment of contractual obligations. 
    • Ensure the success of consortium-based initiatives by building and maintaining strategic relationships.
    • Facilitate the creation, prioritization, planning, and execution of a product roadmap through close collaboration with senior management, the other ProMs, and product teams and adjust these requirements as needed according to changes in company priorities.
    • You will research, understand, and prioritize the needs of users within your program(s) -- and then teach them how to get the most from the features and products that you help build.

Do you have what it takes?

    • PhD or MS in genomics, bioinformatics, molecular biology, engineering, or related discipline
    • Knowledge in genomics, epidemiology, clinical trials, and/or biomedical data analysis
    • 2-5 years program management experience in a relevant organization or multidisciplinary environment.
    • 2-5 years experience managing direct reports
    • 2-5 years experience managing program budgets
    • Excellent communications skills applicable to a wide audience that includes users, researchers, funding agencies, and internal stakeholders
    • Ability to deliver compelling presentations tailored to a range of audiences including project funders, researchers, internal stakeholders, and development teams.
    • Demonstrated leadership abilities. Are able to command the room and be a good, empathetic listener.
    • Availability to travel up to 10% of the time. 

What is in Seven Bridges’ DNA?

Our Mission: Seven Bridges will significantly decrease the time, cost and risk to bring new precision medicine products to market by maximizing the productivity of bio pharma/tech research and development organizations in; formulation, productization, identification, success and optimization.

Our Values: These represent who we are and what we stand for. We pride ourselves on being true to our values in everything we do. Building successful partnerships, acting with a sense of urgency, making scientists happy, acting with integrity, treating data with respect, committed to excellence and working together

Our team and culture: With backgrounds in genomics, computer science and computational biology to sales and finance our talented team is passionate about building solutions to the most challenging problems of precision medicine. We believe that teamwork makes the dream work! By acting with empathy, supporting each other and learning from our challenges we exemplify commitment to quality results faster.

Our perks: We offer challenging career opportunities, 401K matching, competitive benefits, unlimited PTO and an environment that recognizes and rewards performance.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you!

If you have gotten this far and are looking for the right balance of teamwork, challenge, fun and would like to help push genomics forward please send us your resume and a cover letter. If your qualifications fit the profile we are looking for we will contact you in a timely manner.