Scientist Manufacturing Engineering Manager / MSAT Manager (Manufacturing Science and Technology)

Job Posted 5/7/2024
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.
5731 W. Las Positas Blvd
Woodinville, WA 98072
United States
Category BioTech
Job Description

We’re seeking an adept Scientist for our Scientist Manufacturing Engineering Manager / MSAT Manager role that has a strong science educational background and practical experience in technical manufacturing disciplines.  As our MSAT Manager, you’ll possess a robust technical acumen.  Your role will entail supervising a team of scientists and engineers, showcasing expertise in personnel and project management. 


The Bio-Rad Global Supply Chain team is responsible for promptly and accurately getting Bio-Rad products into the hands of our customers. We maintain product integrity from end to end and respond expeditiously from the moment an order is received.  As a result, customers around the globe receive the test kits, instruments, and consumable solutions they need - on time and in full to ultimately provide better healthcare and outcomes for their patients. 


In this role you will: 

  • Coordinate manufacturing support teams (scientists and engineers) to meet goals and address obstacles using daily management tier meeting process and aid in new product introductions.   

  • Allocate resources between manufacturing support and strategic projects to meet on time delivery metrics and continuous improvement goals. 

  • Coach team, managers, and individuals to ensure success and advance long-term development plans. 

  • Coordinate and collaborate with cross functional teams (Management team, CAPA review board, Product Support, etc) to provide technical support.  

  • Direct and manage the timely execution of projects, from inception to completion 


How You'll Make An Impact: 

  • Develop both tactical and long-term strategic manufacturing objectives for the unit.  

  • Drive favorable trends in business results through implementation of improvements in equipment and facilities and advocate new technologies and capital equipment purchases to enhance operations. 

  • Assume responsibility for technical product ownership within manufacturing.  Design, implement and sustain key management processes to support validation, maintenance, and calibration.   

  • Foster team development to maximize engagement and ensure an effective balance of technical team efforts between manufacturing support and strategic goals. 

  • Cultivate a culture of creative problem solving while maintaining manufacturing efficiency.  

  • Drive solutions that optimize implementation of new technologies.  


What You Bring: 

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in physical sciences is required. MS/PhD preferred. 

  • Work Experience: 8+ years supervisory/management experience in a manufacturing environment.   

  • Experience developing subordinate supervisors and building high-performance teams across multi-departmental organizations 

  • Strong background in project, process, and/or program management.  

  • Proficiency in Lean/Six Sigma manufacturing, new product transfer, equipment design, process analysis, equipment maintenance, calibration systems, ERP, validation processes, FDA/ISO regulations. 

  • Ability to communicate at all organizational levels professionally and effectively. 


Total Rewards Package: At Bio-Rad, we’re empowered by our purpose and recognize that our employees are as well. That’s why we offer a competitive and comprehensive Total Rewards Program that provides value, quality, and inclusivity while satisfying the diverse needs of our evolving workforce. Bio-Rad's robust offerings serve to enrich the overall health, wealth, and wellbeing of our employees and their families through the various stages of an employee’s work and life cycle. 


Benefits: We’re proud to offer a variety of options, including competitive medical plans for you and your family, free HSA funds, a new fertility offering with stipend, group life and disability, paid parental leave, 401k plus profit sharing, an employee stock purchase program, a new upgraded and streamlined mental health platform, extensive learning and development opportunities, education benefits, student debt relief program, pet insurance, wellness challenges and support, paid time off, Employee Resource Groups (ERG’s), and more!


Compensation: The estimated annual salary for this position is $140,100 to $192,600 at the time of posting.  Actual compensation will be provided in writing at the time of offer, if applicable, and is based on several factors we believe fairly and accurately impact compensation, including geographic location, experience, knowledge, skills, abilities, and other job permitted factors. This position is eligible for a variable annual bonus, which is dependent upon achievement of your individual objectives and Company performance. 


Who We Are: For 70 years, Bio-Rad has focused on advancing the discovery process and transforming the fields of science and healthcare. As one of the top five life science companies, we are a global leader in developing, manufacturing, and marketing a broad range of high-quality research and clinical diagnostic products. We help people everywhere live longer, healthier lives. Recently voted a Best Place to Work, Bio-Rad offers a unique employee experience with collaborative teams that span the globe. Here, you are supported by leadership to build your career and are empowered to drive change that makes an impact you can see.


EEO Statement: Bio-Rad is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and we welcome candidates of all backgrounds. Veterans, people with physical or mental disabilities, and people of all race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin and citizenship status are encouraged to apply.


Agency Non-Solicitation: Bio-Rad does not accept agency resumes, unless the agency has been authorized by a Bio-Rad Recruiting Representative. Please do not submit resumes unless authorized to do so. Bio-Rad will not pay for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.


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