Scientist, Product Development
Posted on Oct 2, 2019 by Riffyn
Riffyn seeks a scientist to imagine and grow the capabilities of Riffyn's award-winning cloud software for scientific R&D. This role will report directly to Riffyn's VP of Product and directly shape the product and its impact Riffyn's global customer base of biotech, biopharma, materials, chemicals and food companies.
Your responsibilities will include designing new features and product releases, problem-solving user experience and scientific data analysis challenges. Your deep experience as a practicing scientist will be critical to your success in this role. You should deeply understand the scientific process and laboratory environment and be able to fluidly coordinate cross-functional teams, including other scientists within Riffyn and at customer sites.
Riffyn is a venture-backed provider of research design and analytics software (SaaS) to biotech, pharmaceutical, food and chemical industries. Riffyn SaaS offers a unique "design-first" approach to scientific experimentation and product development that solves previously intractable data fragmentation issues. Riffyn provides global R&D organizations with unprecedented access to high-quality data, process design information and integrative data analytics.
Bachelors (or higher) degree in a scientific discipline, bioinformatics, bio or chemical engineering or similar field.
Experienced with data science as applied to scientific problems, quality engineering, data analytics tools, and methodologies in science.
Ability to break down complex problems and design elegant solutions with a focus on usability and data-driven decision-making.
Deadline oriented and capable of self-management and multitasking in a fast-paced environment.
Exceptional team player and communicator with the ability to lead cross-functional teams.
Ability to identify industry, business, and technology trends and best practices.
Comfortable navigating uncertainty and defining, prioritizing, and aligning stakeholders on solutions.