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Danaher Corporation R&D Team Leader, Biological Sciences in Marlborough, Massachusetts

Be part of something altogether life-changing.

Working at Cytiva in the Life Sciences industry means being at the forefront of providing new solutions to transform human health. Our incredible customers undertake life-saving activities ranging from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, new medicines, and cell and gene therapies.

At Cytiva you will be able to continuously improve yourself and us – working on challenges that truly matter with people that care for each other, our customers, and their patients. With associates across 40 countries, Cytiva is a place where every day is a learning opportunity – so you can grow your career and expand your skills in the long term.

Cytiva is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, we’re pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives.

What you’ll do

Perform research to generate analytical data for internal and/or external clients. Responsible for the investigation of new technologies and experimentation advised at the practical application of scientific theories. Assures that programs meet scientific objectives and are aligned with customer needs. Builds relationships with industry/technology key opinion leaders.

  • Lead the local team of up to 10 biological scientists.

  • Manage prioritization, individual and team development.

  • Maintain a safe, compliant, and engaging work environment for the biology team.

  • Ensure timely delivery of projects, ensuring required quality and scientific rigor.

  • Manage cross-functional interactions both within R&D and the wider business unit.

  • Support teams' interactions with external partners and customers.

Who you are

  • PhD in a Life Science subject, preferred but not essential.

  • Experienced biological scientist (minimum 6 years post-doctorate or equivalent) with a proven delivery record.

  • Inclusive and collaborative leader, with practical experience of leading people and/or teams.

  • Experience of working and managing in a matrixed organization is preferred.

  • Knowledgeable of cell-based Immunotherapy, preferably having worked in the field.

  • Understanding of the drug-discovery process, in particular the transfer to manufacture and manufacturing workflows for cellular therapies.

  • Appreciative of the interdisciplinary skills required to develop tools and technology for Cytiva customers

We offer comprehensive benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision and a matching 401K!

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher is committed to a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels they belong and all voices are heard. We believe in our associates and the unique perspectives they bring to every challenge, which is why we’ll empower you to push the boundaries of what’s possible.

We help you realize your life’s potential with a competitive benefits package. At Danaher, we provide a suite of benefits to support your physical, financial, and emotional wellbeing. Speak with your recruiter or hiring manager to learn more about country-specific offerings.

Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 202-419-7762 or e-mail applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation.

If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available here (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) .