Assc. Dir/ Director Software Product Management

Nanostring Technologies, Inc. Seattle , WA 98113

Posted 3 months ago

Position Summary:

NanoString has a vision to bring disruptive technologies to the market that transform the life sciences and biopharma industries. With the launch of the GeoMx Digital Spatial Profiler Platform, we are expanding the types of questions researchers can address by combining genomic and spatial information. The Assoc Dir/ Dir Software Product Management will lead the strategy for our next generation software platform and the development of analysis tools for both the nCounter and GeoMx Systems.

Essential Functions:

  • Lead the strategy, development and execution of an integrated software platform for both nCounter and GeoMx systems

  • Participate and lead cross functional teams that includes R&D, commercial and project management to develop best in class products

  • Ensure alignment with analysis features/capabilities and customer requirements to generate a broad and differentiated value proposition

  • Travel extensively with the field to visit customers and develop relationships with KOLs

  • Working closing with R&D and Bus Dev, conduct continuous competitive monitoring and assessments of analysis product offerings

  • Lead team meetings and provide updates to SLT or other executive level committees

Requirements (Education, Experience, Specific Skills):

  • PhD and/or MS degree in molecular biology, biochemistry, pharmacology, engineering or equivalent is required; additional MBA highly desirable.

  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in product management for genomics software products.

  • Customer focused with a deep understanding and command of genomics and/ or proteomics end markets. Intimate knowledge of customer requirements and competitive offerings.

  • A strategic thinker with excellent analytical and organizational skills who can drive the translation of strategy into execution with direct and cross functional teams.

  • A solid reputation, network and relationships (scientific and business) within academia, life science & biopharmaceutical companies and other stakeholders worldwide.

  • Ability to travel extensively (~30%)

  • Energetic, resourceful self-starter with high integrity and the ability to work effectively in a dynamic, collaborative environment.

  • Strong passion to deliver technologies and collaborations capable of advancing Translational Research, ultimately benefiting patients through their diagnostic and therapeutic application.


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  • NanoString is an EOE

  • NanoString participates in E-Verify. E-Verify is a web-based system that allows an employer to determine an employee's eligibility to work in the US using information reported on an employee's Form I-9. The E-Verify system confirms eligibility with both the Social Security Administration (SSA) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS). For more information, please go to the USCIS E-Verify website.


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