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Associate Director, Program Strategy/Safety Assessment, Preclinical & Translational Development[...]

Company: bluebird bio
Location: Cambridge
Posted on: April 5, 2021

Job Description:

Associate Director, Program Strategy/Safety Assessment, Preclinical & Translational Development (Oncology) On January 11, 2021, we announced our intent to separate our severe genetic disease and oncology businesses into differentiated and independent publicly traded companies. We will retain focus on severe genetic disease (SGD) and will launch our oncology business ("Oncology Newco") as a new entity, with the completed transition expected by the end of 2021. ABOUT THE NEST At bluebird, only two things matter - patients and our people. When you join the nest, you're not just landing a new gig, you become a part of a flock that's soaring to new heights. We're 1100+ doers, thinkers and collaborators across the globe with a strong sense of our values and our purpose. Our innovation and sustainability are rooted in the diversity of our teams and results are achieved through cooperation and the incorporation of multiple points of view. This is personal and we approach every challenge with radical care. The time is now to rise up and recode the science, the systems, and the status quo. ABOUT THE FLOCK The Preclinical & Translational Development group works with bluebird bio's discovery platforms and translational research teams to generate the hypotheses, mechanism-of-action, and efficacy data that fuel the bluebird pipeline. We also work with our clinical and regulatory teams to generate the pharmacology, toxicology and bioanalytical data that is critical to translating each of bluebird's innovative therapies safely from research into patients. In doing so, we continuously strive towards our mission to be the biotech world's best Preclinical & Translational Development organization for immunotherapy and CAR-T/TCR-T cell therapy. Our valued associates experience room to grow their careers, a supportive, flexible and collaborative work environment, and respect for a diversity of experiences and perspectives. Come fly with us! HOW YOU'LL FLY You'll help to bring more patients their bluebird days by:

  • Driving the development and oversight of Nonclinical and Translational program strategies, including the effective integration of expertise across Research, Pharmacology, Toxicology, Pathology and Translational Biomarkers
  • Driving the development of pharmacology and toxicology study protocols, study results interpretation, report preparation, and supporting the development of integrated nonclinical summaries for IND/CTA filings and marketing applications
  • Working cross-functionally across the organization to ensure effective execution on program deliverables, including with Research, CMC, Regulatory, and Clinical functions
  • Assessing new targets and products for mechanism(s) of toxicity to determine clinical relevance and ways to minimize clinical impact and/or effectively position bluebird products
  • Managing contract research laboratory (CRO) study director and business/scientific partner interactions and conducting study monitoring as needed
  • Representing the Preclinical and Translational Development function on teams across multiple therapeutic modalities (CAR T cells, TCR-modified T cells, gene-edited/allogeneic CAR T cells) in hematological and solid tumor indications as well as external interfacing as appropriate WHAT YOU'LL BRING You're the bird we're looking for if you have:
    • Ph.D. in Molecular and/or Cellular Biology, Immunology, or related with 6+ years of experience as a Pharmacologist and/or Toxicologist within pharma industry
    • Experience in nonclinical development strategies for biotherapeutics, cell therapies and gene edited products--
    • Strong background and/or demonstrated skills in the practical application of investigative safety, including appropriate and relevant in vivo and in vitro methodologies
    • General familiarity with drug development within Oncology and a strong foundation in immunology/immuno-oncology research
    • Familiarity with nonclinical regulatory guidelines towards the support of clinical development and registrational filings
    • Excellent report and regulatory package writing skills All our birds embrace the principles of the bluebird bio culture: b colorful, b cooperative, b yourself. bluebird bio is deeply committed to fostering an environment where diversity and inclusion are not only valued, but prioritized. We believe a diverse and inclusive community empowers us to act courageously, care deeply, and dream boldly to impact people in big ways. Diverse viewpoints bring diverse capabilities which strengthen our focus and fuel our growth. bluebird is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status or any other applicable legally protected characteristics. Will you now or in the future require bluebird bio to commence ("sponsor") an immigration case in order to employ you (for example, H-1B or other employment-based immigration case)? --*
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      Your privacy is important to us. bluebird bio, Inc. will use the information provided on this form to evaluate you for the position you are applying for and stay in contact with you for recruiting and hiring purposes. Please take a moment to read the Data Privacy Consent --located here and provide consent to the collection, processing, and notification of your rights regarding your personal information below. For more general information on how we will use, store, and protect the personal information provided through this form and on the website, please read our privacy policy located--here .Read the Data Privacy Consent and select "I accept" to agree to the collection and processing of your personal information. Would you like to receive ongoing updates (opportunities, exciting news, etc.) from us? --*
      U.S. Equal Opportunity Employment Information (Completion is voluntary) Individuals seeking employment at bluebird bio are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation. You are being given the opportunity to provide the following information in order to help us comply with federal and state Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action record keeping, reporting, and other legal requirements. Completion of the form is entirely voluntary. Whatever your decision, it will not be considered in the hiring process or thereafter. Any information that you do provide will be recorded and maintained in a confidential file. Gender Are you Hispanic/Latino? Race & Ethnicity Definitions If you believe you belong to any of the categories of protected veterans listed below, please indicate by making the appropriate selection. As a government contractor subject to Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA), we request this information in order to measure the effectiveness of the outreach and positive recruitment efforts we undertake pursuant to VEVRAA. Classification of protected categories is as follows: A "disabled veteran" is one of the following: a veteran of the U.S. military, ground, naval or air service who is entitled to compensation (or who but for the receipt of military retired pay would be entitled to compensation) under laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs; or a person who was discharged or released from active duty because of a service-connected disability. A "recently separated veteran" means any veteran during the three-year period beginning on the date of such veteran's discharge or release from active duty in the U.S. military, ground, naval, or air service. An "active duty wartime or campaign badge veteran" means a veteran who served on active duty in the U.S. military, ground, naval or air service during a war, or in a campaign or expedition for which a campaign badge has been authorized under the laws administered by the Department of Defense. An "Armed forces service medal veteran" means a veteran who, while serving on active duty in the U.S. military, ground, naval or air service, participated in a United States military operation for which an Armed Forces service medal was awarded pursuant to Executive Order 12985. Veteran Status Form CC-305 OMB Control Number 1250-0005 Expires 05/31/2023 Voluntary Self-Identification of DisabilityWhy are you being asked to complete this form? We are a federal contractor or subcontractor required by law to provide equal employment opportunity to qualified people with disabilities. We are also required to measure our progress toward having at least 7% of our workforce be individuals with disabilities. To do this, we must ask applicants and employees if they have a disability or have ever had a disability. Because a person may become disabled at any time, we ask all of our employees to update their information at least every five years. Identifying yourself as an individual with a disability is voluntary, and we hope that you will choose to do so. Your answer will be maintained confidentially and not be seen by selecting officials or anyone else involved in making personnel decisions. Completing the form will not negatively impact you in any way, regardless of whether you have self-identified in the past. For more information about this form or the equal employment obligations of federal contractors under Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act, visit the U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) website at www.dol.gov/ofccp . How do you know if you have a disability? You are considered to have a disability if you have a physical or mental impairment or medical condition that substantially limits a major life activity, or if you have a history or record of such an impairment or medical condition. Disabilities include, but are not limited to:
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