Company overview:

Computation is revolutionizing drug discovery. Advances in big chemical data, massive computing power, artificial intelligence, and molecular dynamics simulation are changing the way we develop new drugs. At 1910 Genetics, we put computation at the heart of drug discovery, blending expertise in computational chemistry, structural biology, pharmacology, genetics, data science, and software engineering to develop drugs for previously undruggable targets.

Your key responsibilities will include…
  • Owning the Environment, Health, & Safety (EH&S) Program with a third party partner to ensure lab safety compliance and maintenance of federal and local permits and licenses
  • Serving as the point of contact for all lab needs, including planning and supporting lab designs, moves, and reorganizations
  • Developing ongoing lab-wide training processes and policies and onboarding new lab members
  • Overseeing equipment procurement and performance, which includes strategic sourcing of new equipment in partnership with internal teams, ensuring its installation and calibration, and scheduling preventive maintenance and service requests and reports
  • Monitoring equipment utilization and optimizing lab resources to within budget allocations
  • Managing stockrooms to maintain stock levels by placing orders for consumables and other special orders and coordinating international and domestic shipping and receiving of packages
  • Partnering with the building landlord and vendors who maintain and repair building systems and collect waste to ensure a fully functional facility
  • Troubleshooting and responding to complex challenges and putting in controls to prevent future issues
  • Ensuring LIMS integration with lab processes and support with lab hardware
  • Forming an emergency response team and serving as emergency contact
  • Partnering with the Office Manager on procurement coordination and bookkeeping tasks to maximize time and cost efficiencies for the organization
  • Providing other administrative and project management support to other business areas as assigned
Ideally, you have…
  • Bachelor’s degree in the life or physical sciences
  • 4+ years of experience leading lab operations in support of biology assay processes
  • Experience at a high growth biotech startup is preferred
  • Experience in lab buildout, moving, and setup is a plus
  • Proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Teams), G-Suite, and lab databases and documentation systems
You will learn...
  • Computational and Medicinal Chemistry
  • AI/ML applied to drug discovery
  • Existing tools, systems, and processes that currently support the 1910 Genetics team
You will teach...
  • Lab safety and operations policies and procedures
Compensation & benefits
  • Extremely generous equity package coupled with competitive salary
  • Healthcare benefits
  • Generous vacation and parental leave
  • Super cool team building activities
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Great colleagues

Senior Manager, Lab Operations & Compound Management Boston, MA / Biochemistry & Structural Biophysics
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