The Preclinical Development group works with bluebird bio’s discovery platforms and translational research teams to generate the hypotheses, mechanism-of-action, and efficacy data that fuel the bluebird pipeline. We also work with our clinical and regulatory teams to generate the toxicology and biodistribution data that is critical to translating each of bluebird’s innovative therapies safely from research into patients. In doing so, we continuously strive towards our mission to be the biotech world’s best preclinical development organization for immunotherapy and gene therapy. Our valued associates experience room to grow their careers, a supportive, flexible and collaborative work environment, and respect for a diversity of experiences and perspectives.
Do you have excellent attention to detail? Are you an ardent learner who is always looking to expand your knowledge? Do you love computers, numbers and people? The Preclinical Translational Bioassay Development group at bluebird bio is seeking an Associate Manager with the ability to balance a variety of technical responsibilities and priorities according to bluebird bio’s growing need for translational assay support across our portfolio of cell and gene therapies.
The primary function of this Assay and Data Support Specialist role will be to manage translational and correlative data across all therapeutic programs at bluebird bio. The successful candidate will work with testing facilities to manage assay transfers, bioassay data transfers, assay monitoring/performance and reporting. The successful candidate will harmonize testing timelines with Clinical Operations, Data Management and Bioinformatics teams in support of bluebird’s clinical and preclinical programs. The candidate will be responsible for reviewing data to ensure quality and consistency of test results and initiate investigations into identified assay issues. The candidate will have the opportunity to become part of an innovative, collaborative and energetic team that will develop analysis and visualization tools applicable to all bluebird bio programs.
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