We are hiring for a Vice President of Research and Development to lead company wide research and development activities. The Vice President will drive the research strategy for all new and existing products, and will be responsible new assay development, optimization of current assays, and our publication plan.
-Lead, direct, and plan research and development strategy to enhance existing products and explore new product opportunities
-Lead and coordinate all activities of the R&D team, including internal and external resources across multiple disciplines (biomarker discovery, assay, and algorithm)
-Drive the R&D roadmap and allocation of resources in alignment with product portfolio priorities
-Collaborate with the VP of Product to conceive new product ideas and translate market requirements into product specifications
-Evaluate new technologies and research methods that can be leverage to accelerate product development process and pipeline
-Define publication strategy and manage end-to-end execution based on gaps and opportunities for scientific disclosure. Coordinate across R&D team to write, draft and/or edit scholarly works and/or articles. Oversee all aspects of production, often for multiple publications (copy editing, fact checking and quality assurance stages)
-Identify funding opportunities (grants/contracts) and own proposal development to support research plan