The Senior Manager, Research & Development is responsible for planning, executing, managing, and completing projects associated with developing new technologies, new products, or improving existing products. This position provides clear leadership to the team by working to define clear and realistic goals, clearing barriers to success, developing a general management view of the project and how it fits into the strategic landscape, and understanding of all the skills and tasks associated with successful project execution which are complex in scope. This position exercises judgment within broadly defined practices and procedures to determine appropriate action or in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria for obtaining solutions. This position is also responsible for supporting a collaborative environment that promotes positive teamwork where all members are working for the good of Exact Sciences.
This Senior Manager position will both coordinate and conduct activities that include gathering data from assay and methods development to support essential validation testing required for NGS-based pipelines and products. In addition to managerial responsibilities, this position will require proficiency in NGS software systems; application of common NGS analysis tools including BWA and GATK; and familiarity with UNIX/LINUX environment.
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