STEMCELL Technologies Inc. is a privately-owned biotechnology company based in Vancouver that helps power leading-edge life science research around the world. Scientists performing stem cell, immunology, cancer, regenerative medicine and cellular therapy research are among those who rely on our cell culture media, cell separation products, instruments, ancillary reagents and contract assay services. We create novel, useful, standardized products of unfailing quality and deliver them to more than 70 countries via our many regional offices plus distribution centres in Vancouver, Seattle, Grenoble and Singapore. Driven by our love of science and our passion for quality, we see ourselves simply as “Scientists Helping Scientists” – standing by our customers to provide outstanding products, technical support and training. We have over 1000 science-oriented employees globally, including 250 PhDs/MScs, with most others holding a BSc or engineering degree. STEMCELL is proud to be the largest Biotechnology employer in Canada.
Job Description Summary
The Senior Manager, Software Engineering will lead and manage the Software Development team for new product development within STEMCELL’s Instrumentation Business Unit. The position has full responsibility for managing the software development on multiple new product development projects, resolving resource allocation, quality and timeline issues, reporting on progress and planning future group development and activities with senior management. The Senior Manager is also responsible for leading and developing the Software Development team and introducing new technology, architectures, competencies, processes, tools and regulatory requirements to drive the delivery of the product development program and product quality. The role requires close interaction with other groups within STEMCELL Technologies while bringing software development skill, knowledge and creativity to the team along with the discipline to deliver results.
This is an exciting opportunity to deliver advanced lab automation instruments to STEMCELL's new and existing customers worldwide. You will lead a dynamic Software Development team designing, improving and expanding our range of new innovative instruments. As Canada’s largest biotechnology company, STEMCELL Technologies Inc. delivers leading edge instrument and reagent solutions that drive our customers' research at the forefront of science. This role provides an opportunity to lead an innovative software design team delivering products that enable groundbreaking work by our customers and maintain our leadership presence in the life sciences industry.