Product Transfer Scientist to Sustain & Support team

Transfer, acts as the technical partner mainly, but not limited, to Operations, 
Quality, Regulatory, Materials and Planning. This includes both Swedish and 
International functions within Cepheid for post-launch assay products. 

Sustain & Support 
leads/coordinates post-launch changes, improvement projects, transfers of 
assays between manufacturing sites, and supports expansions into new markets. 
As part of these activities, we solve problems and develop new processes, 
methods and procedures, assuring manufacturability and continued production of 
cost-effective high quality products. 

In your role as Product Transfer 
Scientist, you will work with changes that affect Cepheid’s products available 
on the market, and you will have contact areas with many functions within 
Cepheid, as well as having a very close collaboration with colleagues in the US 
and other Cepheid sites in the world. You will actively lead, or participate in projects and meeting 
forums as a representative and “voice” of Product Transfer to ensure 
compatibility with current manufacturing processes and capabilities, and serve 
as a technical liaison for other departments. You will also develop and maintain 
production documentation including procedures, worksheets, and bills of 
materials.
Required 
knowledge, skills and abilities:

Bachelor 
of Science, Master of Science, or Ph.D in Life Sciences, with 5/ 3/ 1 years of 
relevant professional experience 
Proficiency 
in Molecular Biology Techniques including RT-PCR 
Experience 
from leading or coordinating projects 
Fluent in 
Swedish and English (written and oral) 
Experience 
from working in a global environment 
Excellent 
organizational skills and ability to successfully interact with 
cross-functional teams 

Preferred qualifications:
Ph.D. 
degree in Life Science 
Experience 
within Operations/Manufacturing 
Experience 
with Design for Manufacturing 
Experience 
from validation and qualification activities 
Experience 
from working in a regulated environment (ISO or GMP) 

In order for you to succeed in the role of 
Product Transfer Scientist, you need to be efficient and driving in your 
projects, as well as a strong decision maker. You are a responsible person who 
thrives in a continuously changing environment, prioritizing among parallel on-going 
projects. You communicate clearly in all parts of the organization and master 
Swedish and English well, in both speech and writing. You are easy to cooperate 
with and are keen to achieve results in your work. 
Extent:
2 Full time temporary positions; 2019.03.01 – 2020.03.31 
and 2019.05.15 – 2020.07.31 
Last 
application day:
 9 March 2019