Scientific Lead, Medical Center of Excellence

India /
Velsera – Medical /
/ Hybrid
Scientific Lead, Medical Center of Excellence

Location: Pune, India

Who are we? 

Welcome to the era of Velsera! Seven Bridges, Pierian & UgenTec have combined to become Velsera.

Velsera is the precision engine company. We empower researchers, scientists, and clinicians to drive precision R&D, expand access to, and more effectively leverage analytics at the point of care.

We unify technology-enabled solutions and scientific expertise to enable a continuous flow of knowledge across the global healthcare ecosystem. This interweaves diverse biomedical communities, allowing them to build upon each other’s success and accelerate medical breakthroughs that positively impact human health. With our headquarters in Boston, MA we are rapidly growing and expanding our team which currently has over 800 employees located in 14 different countries! 

What is the job?

The Scientific Lead, Medical Center of Excellence at Velsera is a skilled scientist with a strong molecular and cancer biology background who loves to learn about and talk about science in medicine. The Scientific Lead will be part of our Medical Center of Excellence team, where they will collaborate across scientific and commercial teams to educate our customers, partners, prospects, and our own employees on the power of Velsera’s medical insight and research enablement tools. The Scientific Lead will write scientific and commercial-facing documents and create other content to represent the value of our clinical Knowledgebase and our clinical reporting solutions to the molecular ‘omics market.

What will you do?

    • Lead and participate in the writing of scientific abstracts, manuscripts, and whitepapers based on features of the Velsera Knowledgebase and on the clinical and research laboratory usage of our platforms
    • Create content for marketing and presentation materials to support product launches, webinars, presence at scientific conferences, and other marketing campaigns for Velsera’s clinical knowledge and reporting solutions
    • Collaborate with Velsera’s product marketing team to provide expertise on Velsera’s clinical knowledge and reporting solutions in support of market analysis, positioning, and outreach activities
    • Maintain an understanding of Velsera products, features, and product roadmaps, and their value to our customers—in particular, Velsera’s clinical Knowledgebase and its function in Velsera’s clinical reporting solutions
    • Exhibit thought leadership among Velsera’s Medical Department scientists, particularly with respect to the value of Knowledgebase content and clinical reporting solutions to the market

What do you bring to the table?

    • PhD in molecular biology or related field, with cancer biology/genetic disease knowledge and 4+ years of experience in clinical genomics-related field or similar, or Masters degree in molecular biology or related field, with cancer biology/genetic disease knowledge and 6+ years of experience in clinical genomics-related field or similar
    • Data analytic aptitude, including the ability to synthesize and visualize datasets to convey clear conclusions, using spreadsheet and graphing tools or similar
    • Excellent writing skills with an engaging style and a knack for compelling and persuasive prose
    • Clear and confident oral communication skills for internal scientific/commercial collaborations and potentially for external communications and presentations
    • Strong work ethic: exhibit ownership of work, take initiative to pursue clarity for doubts in assigned projects, and produce a high quality work product
    • Comfort working across groups and departments to drive successful outcomes without hierarchical project leadership
    • Excitement for genomic medicine and its transformative potential in healthcare that shines through in your communications
    • Readiness to learn about Velsera's product strengths and to become an expert on the users of Velsera's clinical and research 'omics platforms
    • Adherence to Velsera’s core values
    • Availability to collaborate with US-based colleagues during India Standard Time weekday evening hours 
What do we offer?

Velsera stands for a stimulating atmosphere where you can grow your capabilities in an open company culture. We want you to do the work you feel great at, or that you would like to become great at. You’ll work for a mission driven organization that is making a true difference in the scientific and healthcare space. 

Next to that, we offer competitive salaries including: 
* A full-suite of industry leading benefits (list by location)
* Remote work flexibility 
If you feel like this could be the next big thing for you, make sure you’re not going to miss out and have a chat with us! 

Our Core Values

People first. We create collaborative and supportive environments by operating with respect and flexibility to promote mental, emotional and physical health. We practice empathy by treating others the way they want to be treated and assuming positive intent. We are proud of our inclusive diverse team and humble ourselves to learn about and build our connection with each other.

Patient focused. We act with swift determination without sacrificing our expectations of quality. We are driven by providing exceptional solutions for our customers to positively impact patient lives. Considering what is at stake, we challenge ourselves to develop the best solution, not just the easy one. 

Integrity. We hold ourselves accountable and strive for transparent communication to build trust amongst ourselves and our customers. We take ownership of our results as we know what we do matters and collectively we will change the healthcare industry. We are thoughtful and intentional with every customer interaction understanding the overall impact on human health. 

Curious. We ask questions and actively listen in order to learn and continuously improve. We embrace change and the opportunities it presents to make each other better. We strive to be on the cutting edge of science and technology innovation by encouraging creativity. 

Impactful. We take our social responsibility with the seriousness it deserves and hold ourselves to a high standard. We improve our sustainability by encouraging discussion and taking action as it relates to our natural, social and economic resource footprint. We are devoted to our humanitarian mission and look for new ways to make the world a better place. 

Velsera is an Equal Opportunity Employer:

Velsera is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to providing employment opportunity regardless of sex, race, creed, color, gender, religion, marital status, domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, pregnancy, military or veteran status, citizenship status, and genetic information.