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\nOWKIN\nIs Hiring!\n

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Owkin is an AI biotechnology company that uses AI to find the right treatment for every patient. We combine the best of human and artificial intelligence to answer the research questions shared by biopharma and academic researchers. By closing the translational gap between complex biology and new treatments, we bring new diagnostics and drugs to patients sooner.

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Owkin has raised over $300 million and became a unicorn through investments from leading biopharma companies (Sanofi and BMS) and venture funds (Fidelity, GV and BPI, among others).

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Owkin is seeking the best and brightest to join our fast-growing and dynamic team.

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\nJob Description\n

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About us

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Owkin is an AI biotechnology company that uses AI to find the right treatment for every patient. We combine the best of human and artificial intelligence to answer the research questions shared by biopharma and academic researchers. By closing the translational gap between complex biology and new treatments, we bring new diagnostics and drugs to patients sooner.

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Owkin has raised over $300 million and became a unicorn through investments from leading biopharma companies (Sanofi and BMS) and venture funds (Fidelity, GV and BPI, among others).

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Owkin is seeking the best and brightest to join our fast-growing and dynamic team.

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About the role:

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The (Senior) Project Manager is a key architect in the success of our early discovery operations, reporting to the Director of Single Cell and Spatial Technologies within our Biomedical Operations Team.

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You will play a pivotal role in overseeing and coordinating the various aspects of data generation and target discovery projects within our organization. Your expertise in project management, coupled with a strong background in biological or molecular sciences, will be instrumental in driving successful drug development programs from early research to preclinical stages.

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In particular, you will:

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  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop comprehensive project plans, outlining key milestones, timelines, and resource requirements.
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  • Ensure project deliverables are met on time and within budget while adhering to quality standards.
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  • Help to plan and coordinate the generation of large datasets with cutting-edge high-throughput multi-omics methods.
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  • Identify potential risks and develop mitigation strategies to minimize project disruptions or delays by proactively addressing any challenges that may arise during the course of projects.
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  • Ensure sample traceability within our clinical studies and timely data delivery from our laboratory teams.
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  • Plan for and follow through on data generation lab operations.
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  • Conduct quality control assessments on generated data to ensure accuracy, consistency, and adherence to SOPs.
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  • Promote clear and effective communication among internal and collaborating teams, fostering a collaborative and motivational work environment.
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  • Generate and present regular progress reports to stakeholders, including senior management and other relevant teams.
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  • Communicate project updates, achievements, and challenges in a clear and concise manner.
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  • Identify opportunities for process improvements and implement best practices to enhance project management efficiency and effectiveness.
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The position is based in Paris, Nantes, London or remote from France or UK

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About you

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  • PhD, Masters or BSc degree, ideally in life sciences (cellular or molecular biology, genetics, biotechnology).
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  • Experience in project management or delivery of high-impact scientific research within the medical/pharmaceutical/biotech industry.
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  • Good knowledge of cancer biology.
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  • Experience either with data generation or analysis from high-throughput methods (such as RNA-seq, whole exome sequencing, single-cell RNA sequencing, spatial transcriptomics).
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  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
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  • Highly organized and meticulous about details; capable of tackling complex problems logically and effectively.
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  • Excited to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.
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  • Passionate about novel molecular technologies and techniques.
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  • Fluent in English, Fluent in French is a plus.
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  • As our collaborators are based across Europe and in the USA, occasional travel may be required.
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What we offer

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  • Competitive salary & excellent benefits package
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  • Flexible work organization and access to remote work
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  • Friendly and informal working environment
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  • Opportunity to work with an international team with high technical and scientific backgrounds
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Recruitment Process & Security

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  • Please attach a CV.
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  • Owkin is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, gender, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status or on the basis of disability.
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  • Owkin is a great place to work. Unfortunately, being a coveted workplace means we are vulnerable to recruitment phishing scams. We urge all job seekers and candidates to be wary of potential scams. Most of these have individuals posing as representatives of prominent companies, including Owkin, with the aim of obtaining personal, sensitive, or financial information from applicants. These scams prey upon an individual’s desire to obtain a job and can sometimes “feel” like a genuine recruitment process. Some red flags are identified below. Should you encounter a recruitment process that claims to be for Owkin but is not consistent with the below, please do not provide any personal or financial information:
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  • Legitimate Owkin recruitment processes include communication with candidates through recognized professional networks, such as LinkedIn. However, further
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  • communication is always through an official Owkin email address (from the @owkin.com domain), over the phone or though Recruitment platforms (WelcomeKit, talent.io, hidden.market, Fifty Talent or Hiresweet);
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  • Legitimate Owkin recruiters will not solicit personal data from candidates during the application phase including, but not limited to, date of birth, social security numbers, or bank account information;
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  • \nLegitimate Owkin interviews may be conducted over the phone, in person, or via an approved enterprise videoconferencing service (such as Google Meets or Highfive). They will never occur via Signal, Telegram or Messenger\n
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  • Legitimate Owkin offers of employment are based on merit and only extended once a candidate has interviewed with members of the hiring team. Offers will be extended both verbally and in written format. Owkin may request some personal information to initiate the hiring process, but this will be through protected means.
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\nAdditional Information\n

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  • \nContract Type:\nFull-Time\n
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(Senior) Project Manager - Biomedical Operations

Owkin

Owkin

Operations
Paris, France
Posted on Friday, August 18, 2023

OWKIN Is Hiring!

(Senior) Project Manager - Biomedical Operations

About

Owkin is an AI biotechnology company that uses AI to find the right treatment for every patient. We combine the best of human and artificial intelligence to answer the research questions shared by biopharma and academic researchers. By closing the translational gap between complex biology and new treatments, we bring new diagnostics and drugs to patients sooner.

Owkin has raised over $300 million and became a unicorn through investments from leading biopharma companies (Sanofi and BMS) and venture funds (Fidelity, GV and BPI, among others).

Owkin is seeking the best and brightest to join our fast-growing and dynamic team.

Job Description

About us

Owkin is an AI biotechnology company that uses AI to find the right treatment for every patient. We combine the best of human and artificial intelligence to answer the research questions shared by biopharma and academic researchers. By closing the translational gap between complex biology and new treatments, we bring new diagnostics and drugs to patients sooner.

Owkin has raised over $300 million and became a unicorn through investments from leading biopharma companies (Sanofi and BMS) and venture funds (Fidelity, GV and BPI, among others).

Owkin is seeking the best and brightest to join our fast-growing and dynamic team.

About the role:

The (Senior) Project Manager is a key architect in the success of our early discovery operations, reporting to the Director of Single Cell and Spatial Technologies within our Biomedical Operations Team.

You will play a pivotal role in overseeing and coordinating the various aspects of data generation and target discovery projects within our organization. Your expertise in project management, coupled with a strong background in biological or molecular sciences, will be instrumental in driving successful drug development programs from early research to preclinical stages.

In particular, you will:

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop comprehensive project plans, outlining key milestones, timelines, and resource requirements.
  • Ensure project deliverables are met on time and within budget while adhering to quality standards.
  • Help to plan and coordinate the generation of large datasets with cutting-edge high-throughput multi-omics methods.
  • Identify potential risks and develop mitigation strategies to minimize project disruptions or delays by proactively addressing any challenges that may arise during the course of projects.
  • Ensure sample traceability within our clinical studies and timely data delivery from our laboratory teams.
  • Plan for and follow through on data generation lab operations.
  • Conduct quality control assessments on generated data to ensure accuracy, consistency, and adherence to SOPs.
  • Promote clear and effective communication among internal and collaborating teams, fostering a collaborative and motivational work environment.
  • Generate and present regular progress reports to stakeholders, including senior management and other relevant teams.
  • Communicate project updates, achievements, and challenges in a clear and concise manner.
  • Identify opportunities for process improvements and implement best practices to enhance project management efficiency and effectiveness.

The position is based in Paris, Nantes, London or remote from France or UK

About you

  • PhD, Masters or BSc degree, ideally in life sciences (cellular or molecular biology, genetics, biotechnology).
  • Experience in project management or delivery of high-impact scientific research within the medical/pharmaceutical/biotech industry.
  • Good knowledge of cancer biology.
  • Experience either with data generation or analysis from high-throughput methods (such as RNA-seq, whole exome sequencing, single-cell RNA sequencing, spatial transcriptomics).
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Highly organized and meticulous about details; capable of tackling complex problems logically and effectively.
  • Excited to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.
  • Passionate about novel molecular technologies and techniques.
  • Fluent in English, Fluent in French is a plus.
  • As our collaborators are based across Europe and in the USA, occasional travel may be required.

What we offer

  • Competitive salary & excellent benefits package
  • Flexible work organization and access to remote work
  • Friendly and informal working environment
  • Opportunity to work with an international team with high technical and scientific backgrounds

Recruitment Process & Security

  • Please attach a CV.
  • Owkin is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, gender, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status or on the basis of disability.
  • Owkin is a great place to work. Unfortunately, being a coveted workplace means we are vulnerable to recruitment phishing scams. We urge all job seekers and candidates to be wary of potential scams. Most of these have individuals posing as representatives of prominent companies, including Owkin, with the aim of obtaining personal, sensitive, or financial information from applicants. These scams prey upon an individual’s desire to obtain a job and can sometimes “feel” like a genuine recruitment process. Some red flags are identified below. Should you encounter a recruitment process that claims to be for Owkin but is not consistent with the below, please do not provide any personal or financial information:
  • Legitimate Owkin recruitment processes include communication with candidates through recognized professional networks, such as LinkedIn. However, further
  • communication is always through an official Owkin email address (from the @owkin.com domain), over the phone or though Recruitment platforms (WelcomeKit, talent.io, hidden.market, Fifty Talent or Hiresweet);
  • Legitimate Owkin recruiters will not solicit personal data from candidates during the application phase including, but not limited to, date of birth, social security numbers, or bank account information;
  • Legitimate Owkin interviews may be conducted over the phone, in person, or via an approved enterprise videoconferencing service (such as Google Meets or Highfive). They will never occur via Signal, Telegram or Messenger
  • Legitimate Owkin offers of employment are based on merit and only extended once a candidate has interviewed with members of the hiring team. Offers will be extended both verbally and in written format. Owkin may request some personal information to initiate the hiring process, but this will be through protected means.

If you think that you have been a victim of fraud,

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Paris
  • Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
  • Possible full remote

Sounds like something made for you?