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Director of Clinical Science Oncology



Job Location

600 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60654
United States

Job Description

What You’ll Do:

  • Provide strategic direction for the Clinical Science team who analyzes and summarizes somatic and inherited genetic test results, curates genetic data, and supports clinical workflows. 
  • Oversee the operational activities of the Clinical Science team to support a high quality next-generation sequencing workflow with rapid turnaround times
  • Plan and direct projects to ensure clinical reports are accurate and up-to-date
  • Ensure delivery of high quality results and regulatory compliance, including CAP, CLIA, NYS, etc.
  • Manage a team with diverse roles and oversee team metrics that align to business objectives   
  • Collaborate with diverse roles, including Scientists, Pathologists, Product, Engineering, and Operations to implement solutions for high volume and high growth 
  • Support automation efforts to improve operational efficiencies
  • Intentionally foster a workplace culture that is consistent with the clinical team’s guiding principles, Tempus core values and identified vision. 
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