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BioMADE Technology Program Manager (Senior/Mid/Associate

Company: University of Minnesota
Location: Minneapolis
Posted on: February 25, 2021

Job Description:

BioMADE Technology Program Manager (Senior/Mid/Associate) The UMN has suspended hiring for most positions. However, we will continue hiring for positions critical to the University's mission and operations at this time. Applications are being accepted for this position and you are encouraged to apply. In-person interviews are suspended indefinitely and will be replaced by interviews in a virtual format. Thank you for your continued interest in working at the University of Minnesota. Qualifications Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree and six years of related experience, or an advanced degree and four years related experience
  • Experience in critical review and evaluation of scientific content
  • Effective communication skills, with evidence of strength in technical and persuasive writing.
  • Ability to collect, analyze and interpret data and information from various sources.
  • Leadership experience in research and development settings and ability to organize meetings, set agendas, and lead a team to solve problems.
  • Broad experience in biotech and engineering, bioprocess development and optimization, molecular and synthetic biology, metabolic engineering and strain construction, fermentation production, biopolymers and biomaterials, modeling of cell metabolism, bioinformatics, chemical engineering, and/or bioprocess simulations.
  • When not restricted, variable business travel will be required (20-50%) Preferred Qualifications:
    • Experience with high-level leadership and research project/program management in biotechnology, bioindustrial manufacturing, or related field
    • Familiarity with project management resources and tools. Ability to use these tools to set and evaluate near and long-term goals, track budgets, manage risk, and measure progress on a research and development project.
    • Demonstrated training or experience in business management including, but not limited to, PMP or Lean Six Sigma certification, or MBA. About the Job BioMADE Program Management:-- Program Management Positions will be hired as an Associate Program Manager, Program Manager, or Senior Program Manager based on candidate's qualifications. Associate Program Manager manages programs of minimal complexity with minimal oversight and programs of moderate complexity with oversight from more senior program management personnel.-- Program Manager manages programs of moderate complexity with minimal oversight and programs with high complexity with oversight from more senior program management personnel.-- Senior Program Manager manages complex and/or numerous programs with minimal oversight and provides oversight to others on the program management team. Job Overview:--
      The Technology Program Manager (Senior/Mid/Associate) will join the BioMADE program management team as a leader, innovator, scout, and project manager. They will participate in the development of BioMADE's Technology Roadmap and develop roadmap-based project calls to advance bioindustrial manufacturing. This position will be responsible for reviewing and shepherding responses to project calls and recommending projects for funding, working closely with the BioMADE and U.S. Government leadership. They will actively manage a portfolio of technical programs, providing leadership, organization and alignment of technology development efforts. They will use their experience to enhance program development acumen of less experienced team members. There are multiple openings for this position and the posting will remain active until all openings are filled.

      Major Responsbilities:
      70% - Manage portfolio of project calls to deliver mission critical programming
      • Lead the development of elements of BioMADE's Technology Roadmap. Develop impactful project calls to advance bioindustrial manufacturing. Execute proposal review, participate in project selection, and present for approval to BioMADE committees and management.
      • Actively manage a portfolio of BioMADE projects to monitor technical progress of the research, ensuring deliverables and milestones are met and timelines stay on track. Actively seek opportunities to accelerate programs, for cross-program synergies, and manage early termination of programs when circumstances so warrant.
      • Utilize subject-matter expertise to offer guidance and support project teams' need to modify the work plans as needed, seeking appropriate input and approvals in accordance with BioMADE procedures.
      • Conduct status meetings with each assigned project team, monitor project performance, and develop relevant subject matter expertise to effectively drive innovation.
      • Understand relevant intellectual property landscape and risks based on reports from project teams and assist in technology transfer activities from project teams to other relevant organizations.
      • Review and approve technical and financial progress reports to ensure project risk mitigation and projects are progressing. Review and approve final technical reports and post-award impact reports to identify project achievements to be shared publicly.
      • Review and approve project invoices to ensure scope of work and deliverables are met. Interface with BioMADE contracts personnel to ensure administrative and financial oversight of the projects are aligned with the technical progress.-- 30% - Communicate regularly with stakeholders
        • Coordinate with the BioMADE Communications Team on publications, presentations, inventions, and other forms of intellectual property resulting from projects are appropriately shared with BioMADE membership and external stakeholders.
        • Communicate project status updates, in coordination with the BioMADE Leadership Team (specifically the Chief Technology Officer), to ensure the successful execution of the projects.
        • Interface routinely with program leaders to advance ethical, legal, societal and security aspects of technical portfolios.
        • Prepare project-related sections of the BioMADE annual plan, which details the technical projects, including milestones and deliverables, undertaken by BioMADE members on an annual basis.
        • Prepare reports and associated documents for BioMADE leadership, committees, DoD and other government sponsors, to communicate the status of the projects.
        • Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned. About the Department The University of Minnesota is seeking highly-motivated candidates to work for its College of Biological Science (CBS). The successful candidate will be part of a group of CBS employees assigned to perform duties for BioIndustrial Manufacturing and Design Ecosystem (BioMADE) at BioMADE's facility on the University's Saint Paul campus. BioMADE is a Department of Defense (DoD) sponsored Manufacturing Innovations Institute (MII). BioMADE has contracted with the University to provide University personnel to staff its St. Paul facility.-- BioMADE joins eight DoD-sponsored MIIs as part of the Manufacturing USA network. BioMADE will support the growth and sustainment of domestic bioindustrial manufacturing, perform research and development (R&D) activities, facilitate the distribution of R&D funding to member institutions, and support national defense needs. BioMADE will be the nation's leading collaborative research institute dedicated to advancing bioindustrial manufacturing technologies. The University of Minnesota itself is among the largest public research universities in the country and is located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities. University of Minnesota employees enjoy purpose-driven work, competitive wages and benefits, opportunities for advancement, and a flexible work environment.-- Please consider joining the University of Minnesota and its highly motivated BioMADE unit, where we are dedicated to advancing the bioeconomy. How To Apply Applications must be submitted online. To be considered for this position, please click the Apply button and follow the instructions. You will be given the opportunity to complete an online application for the position and attach a cover letter and resume. Additional documents may be attached after application by accessing your "My Job Applications" page and uploading documents in the "My Cover Letters and Attachments" section. To request an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail employ@umn.edu or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647). Application materials may be shared with BioMADE members serving on the search committee for this position. By submitting your application, you agree to having your application materials shared with those BioMADE members involved in the search process. Diversity The University recognizes and values the importance of diversity and inclusion in enriching the employment experience of its employees and in supporting the academic mission. The University is committed to attracting and retaining employees with varying identities and backgrounds. The University of Minnesota provides equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. To learn more about diversity at the U: http://diversity.umn.edu. Any offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Our presumption is that prospective employees are eligible to work here. Criminal convictions do not automatically disqualify finalists from employment. This position will involve access to hardware, commodities, and technical information subject to the Export Administration Regulations or International Traffic in Arms Regulations. Accordingly, any hiring decision might depend in part on the University's ability to obtain or rely on federal government authorization as required, if you are not a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S. ("green card holder"), asylee, refugee, or other qualifying protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3). About the U of M

          The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC) The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations.

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