Nanostring is seeking an experienced, Director of Product Management to establish and drive all aspects of its Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) business. This is an opportunity to work in a dynamic and entrepreneurial environment while playing a leading role in developing a new sequencing platform and driving NanoString's entry into the NGS market. The new platform will utilize NanoString's proprietary enzyme free, amplification free, hybridization-based single molecule sequencing chemistry called Hyb & SeqTM. This chemistry combines fluorescent molecular barcodes with multi-pass low error rate reads to generate highly accurate data. The role will require a high degree of business acumen balanced by technical expertise and leadership skills. The successful candidate will demonstrate a thorough understanding of the market for both current and future NGS technologies.
- Business & Program Strategy: Take ownership of the NGS program including product strategy, conceptualization and commercialization plans. Work closely with the CEO and executive team in order to insure the program executes to the business plan and aligns with the overall corporate strategy.
- Product Strategy: Take overall ownership of the product definition by providing market inputs to the development and cross-organizational teams. Initiate and manage key opinion leader relationships to support both the development and the commercialization of the product
- Marketing & Commercialization Strategy: Define the strategy, lead and execute the overall marketing and commercialization plan including the active involvement of key opinion leaders, the execution of beta and early access programs, the global channel strategy, campaigns, collateral and sales tools.