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Senior Product Manager

Company: Guardant Health
Location: Redwood City
Posted on: January 7, 2022

Job Description:

Company Description

Guardant Health is a leading precision oncology company focused on helping conquer cancer globally through use of its proprietary blood tests, vast data sets and advanced analytics. Its Guardant Health Oncology Platform is designed to leverage its capabilities in technology, clinical development, regulatory and reimbursement to drive commercial adoption, improve patient clinical outcomes and lower healthcare costs. In pursuit of its goal to manage cancer across all stages of the disease, Guardant Health has launched multiple liquid biopsy-based tests, Guardant360 and GuardantOMNI, for advanced stage cancer patients, which fuel its LUNAR development programs for recurrence and early detection. Since its launch in 2014, Guardant360 has been used by more than 7,000 oncologists, over 50 biopharmaceutical companies and all 27 of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network centers.

Job Description

As a Senior Product Manager, you will be responsible for driving product strategy, scope and design decisions using inputs from key stakeholders in R&D, Medical affairs, Regulatory, Clinical development, Marketing, Regulatory, and Reimbursement for Guardant Health's therapy selection liquid biopsy product portfolio. You will be a key member of product development core teams and will guide the team to ensure the right product is being made for the target market.

Partnering with scientists, medical affairs, clinical development, reimbursement and marketing, as well as key executive stakeholders, you will explore business opportunities, and build business cases to help the organization make decisions on its product portfolio.

Essential Duties And Responsibilities
Work with customer facing team members, R&D, regulatory, clinical to build customer and product requirements.
Partner with scientists, medical affairs, clinical development, reimbursement and marketing, as well as key executive stakeholders, you will explore business opportunities, and build business cases to help the organization make decisions on it's therapy selection and late stage therapy response product portfolio.
Perform research to understand the market, competition and customer needs.
Participate as a core team member on cross-functional product development core teams to guide development early in the design process and ensure that product design decisions meet customer needs.
Work with program management and cross-functional teams to understand all technical and non-technical bottlenecks and work with stakeholders to resolve them.
Build and own the product business case in collaboration with key stakeholders, and inform the P&L.
Participate in preparing for phase gate reviews and other go/no go decisions required by executive leadership.
Work with marketing and sales to develop commercial deployment models.

A minimum of 5-7 years of experience in molecular diagnostics and oncology products.
In depth understanding of next generation sequencing technology and cancer biology
IVD, clinical trials / CDx experience strongly preferred
Track record of leading successful products
Ability to build and present strong business cases
Experience with technical and scientific cross-functional team leadership
Excellent written and oral communication skills

MSc or higher in biology, engineering or related areas.

Additional Information

Covid Vaccination Policy: Starting January 7, 2022, Guardant Health will require all employees to be fully vaccinated to either (a) establish that they have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19; or (b) request and obtain an approved exemption from Guardant's COVID-19 U.S. Vaccination Policy as a reasonable accommodation, as consistent with applicable laws. An employee is considered fully vaccinated against COVID-19 two weeks after receiving the second dose of a two-dose vaccine or one dose of a single-dose vaccination. Acceptable vaccines are approved or under emergency use authorization by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and/or the World Health Organization (WHO). In addition, fully-vaccinated employees will be required to maintain their fully-vaccinated status under this policy by obtaining, if applicable, any FDA-approved boosters.

Employee may be required to lift routine office supplies and use office equipment. Majority of the work is performed in a desk/office environment; however, there may be exposure to high noise levels, fumes, and biohazard material in the laboratory environment. Ability to sit for extended periods of time.

Guardant Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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