Senior Director/Principal Scientist, High-Resolution Mass Spec (HRMS)

Job Description

The Senior Principal Scientist (Sr. Director), HRMS will be responsible for leading the Prolytix High Resolution Mass Spec laboratory in Lincoln, Nebraska.  Reporting to the Vice President, Scientific Strategy, the candidate will have complete leadership and P&L responsibilities over the site.  Currently, the site provides characterization of large molecules, especially focused on Host Cell Protein identification/quantitation.  He/she will also play a key role on the Strategic Leadership Team to set the strategic direction at Prolytix.  Prolytix is an exciting growth-oriented company looking for highly motivated individuals to join the team. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide scientific leadership for the HRMS site in Lincoln
  • Set HRMS strategy for the company, including building the capital and human resources for growth
  • Support all Host Cell Protein (HCP) projects for current clients
  • Analyze data and create reports for HRMS work
  • Actively pursue new clients working with Business Development team
  • Work cross-functionally with other members of the Prolytix leadership team to provide integrated support to clients
  • Communicate with clients to provide the best support for the problems
  • Provide training and educational opportunities to scientific team
  • Set goals and objectives for scientific team

Qualifications and Preferred Skills

  • Ph.D. in Biochemistry or Analytical Chemistry
  • 8+ years of hands-on mass spec experience
  • 5+ years of management experience preferred
  • Understanding of large molecule development process
  • Experience in executing proteomics experiments
  • Experience with multiple high resolution mass spec workflows preferred
  • Authorization to work in the United States

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