Associate Director, Product at Seven Bridges | Powderkeg

Location: Serbia

Employment Type: Full-time

Team: Product

At Seven Bridges we are building the most advanced cloud computing platform for genomics data analysis. Our team and product enable scientists to analyze genomic data faster and more efficiently than ever, so they can focus on making progress in genomics and personalized medicine. Through our collaboration with the largest genomics projects, we connect the world’s biomedical information to enable the most efficient analysis at scale. We are a global company with offices in the US, UK, Serbia and Turkey, with roughly 300 employees and rapidly growing!

Do you want to help us engineer a healthier tomorrow, together?

We are looking for an Associate Director, Product who will work with the Director of Product Management to achieve the product strategy and objectives, operating with a high-level of autonomy. As an Associate Director, Product you will lead 2-3 people, a scrum team, or a domain and be responsible for operationalizing product management responsibilities to ensure the flow of value, and managing product managers in product processes, agile workflows and methodologies.

You will partner with stakeholders to foster coordination and coherence in the execution of the work to deliver quality, secure, and valuable releases that improve the product according to the defined roadmap. You’ll promote and provide open lines of communication on ongoing progress while defining areas for improvement through the identification of blockers, gaps, pain points and training opportunities. In addition, you will evolve and document product operational processes and continuously update this information based on improvements that have been measured. Your contribution will be essential to the success of our product team members to achieve effective, efficient and empowered individuals.

What you will be doing:

  • Own the tactical product strategy to achieve the product vision and strategic themes set by the Strategy/Program Manager
  • Leverage and convert insights into action, and manages the work through to completion
  • Build a program roadmap and backlog that balances customer, scientific, technical, and business needs
  • Outline the long-term direction for the overall programManage delivery milestones
  • Analyze revenue streams, business objectives and customer needs
  • Partner closely with Program Managers, Bioinformaticians, and Scientific Engagement managers to shape the roadmap based on scientific opportunities to advance biotechnology and precision medicine in service to the product evolution.
  • Set and manage team expectations
  • Reduce dependencies through the encapsulation of features​
  • Coach and empower the teams level up to craft and own solutions.
  • Communicate and promote transparency to upstream and downstream stakeholders.
  • Objectives: Communicate progress by sprint with quarterly and annual summaries that delineate cost savings and delivery improvements; Partner with our agile coaches to lead the transformation from a project-based to product & platform-based working model.

Do you have what it takes?

  • 8-10 years of experience in product management, product ownership, business analyst, product design, and/or project/delivery management.
  • At least 3-5 years experience leading product development in a healthcare, B2B, and/or clinical data environment
  • Skilled in using prioritization frameworks
  • Undergraduate training (or equivalent work experience) in Life Sciences with a broad understanding of biotechnology and the way research and analysis is conducted across vast, often divergent datasets.
  • ​Experience in developing technology products that ingest, harmonize and present large health and/or clinical datasets
  • Fluency in English language

It would be great if you had:

  • Demonstrated experience developing/launching products/technologies within one or more of the following: Clinical; Genomics; -Omics; RWE/RWD; Epidemiology; Big Data Analysis/ Visualization/ Aggregation/ Interpretation; Semantics; Modeling
  • Cradle-to-grave experience developing, innovating, and reinventing technical products
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills, [1-1, meetings, and podium style presentations]
  • Experience working across geographies and disciplines
  • Product management certification preferable.

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 benefits: We offer challenging career opportunities, competitive benefits 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. If your qualifications fit the profile we are looking for we will contact you in a timely manner.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Associate Director, Product
  • Company
    Seven Bridges
  • Location
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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