Cepheid · Publicerad 13 okt

Do you have experience of managing projects within medtech or pharma? Do you have experience of working hands on with molecular biology methods and PCR? Cepheid is now recruiting to an exciting position as technical project manager to their RnD department. You will have the opportunity manage a competent team in their daily work and be part of an expanding company.

The position is based in Solna, Stockholm. Apply before 22/10-2017. We will interview candidates continuously so don't wait to send in your application.


As technical project manager, you will have the responsibility to lead and coordinate the daily work in projects at Cepheid's RnD department. You will lead the daily work, plan activities in the lab and see to that the work is executed with high quality according to guidelines and regulations. You will supervise the project team, report results and present progress on regular basis. You will also have the responsibility to estimate cost for larger purchases and studies. Some lab work might also be needed occasionally.
Other responsibilities include:
  • Create and update project related documents in the document control system.
  • Provide competence to the department by suggesting improvements, reporting deviations etc.
  • Actively contribute to the achievement of goals in the project, department and company.
  • Work together with different departments to ensure that the project fulfils specifications and that results are available according to current timeline.
  • Make decisions within the project and advise RnD management.

To qualify for this role, you have a minimum Bachelor's / Master's degree in science that includes molecular biology. You have a at least two years of professional experience. This experience must include project management. Industrial experience and training in project management is a merit. Good knowledge about molecular biology and comprehensive knowledge about PCR assay development and optimization is a requirement.
You must be fluent in English and use to communicate in a research/laborative environment. You are expected to have strong MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.).
The right candidate possesses the ability to lead, coordinate and manage project teams. To fit the role you enjoy actively participating in day-to-day operations and enjoy working in a fast paced and time sensitive environment. You have a genuine interest in leading people and have strong teamworking skills. Further you have high sense of responsibility and integrity and can handle multiple tasks independently and make priorities.
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Om företaget
Cepheid is one of the fastest growing companies in molecular diagnostics. The company's unique diagnostic platform is used throughout the world, making a difference for patients as diagnosis and choice of treatment is facilitated by the test results. Cepheid offers a broad range of diagnostic products in virology, bacteriology and oncology that can meet tomorrow's demands for safe, fast and flexible diagnostic both in Western countries and in countries with limited resources. Globally, the company is represented by its headquarters in Sunnyvale, California, sales and marketing offices in Toulouse, France and technology and chemistry center in Bothell, Washington. Cepheid AB is located in Solna, Sweden and has around two hundred employees, mainly in production, quality control, research and development. Cepheid is part of Danaher Corporation, a global science and technology innovator
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22 okt
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Mejla Anders Marcusson
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