November 22, 2022 Job ID: 220129

AbCellera is a young, energetic, and rapidly growing biotech company with an amazing team that searches, decodes, and analyzes natural immune systems to find antibodies that its partners can develop into drugs to prevent and treat disease. 

We are seeking a highly-motivated and detail-oriented Lead, Applications, to join our rapidly growing IT team. The Applications Lead is responsible for ensuring that AbCellera is supported with a robust and reliable set of business applications. Data and information technology are at the heart of what we do, and with the right team and innovative IT solutions, we believe that we can tackle the most challenging scientific problems. If you’re a self-motivated and creative problem solver who thrives in a fast-paced, collaborative environment, we’d love to hear from you.

How you might spend your days:

  • Working closely with a wide range of stakeholders in AbCellera to ensure the suite of business applications supports the larger business goals
  • Creating and maintaining detailed documentation for core application-related processes
  • Creating and maintaining effective (technical and non-technical) documentation for application users
  • Monitor key application controls reviewed by external auditors
  • Communicating effectively (written and verbal) in both highly technical and non-technical environments with a broad range of colleagues (scientists to Senior Software Developers).
  • Directing complex technology projects, including developing proposals, setting budgets, project planning and implementation.
  • Supporting the development of a team of high-performing application support specialists effectively.

We'd love to hear from you if you have:

  • A minimum of three years of experience leading teams
  • A minimum of seven years of experience in technical application roles
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Broad experience with enterprise software
  • Bonus points for those who have previous experience working at a public company

Offers & benefits:

  • The opportunity to work with an inspired team on challenging problems that matter
  • An attractive compensation package, including health and lifestyle benefits
  • A minimum of 3 weeks vacation
  • Opportunities for personal and professional development

About AbCellera:

At AbCellera, we find the next generation of therapeutic antibodies. To succeed, we have created innovative solutions at every step - custom antigen preparation and immunizations, microfluidics, high-throughput imaging, genomics, computation, machine learning and laboratory automation - leaving no stone unturned and revolutionizing how scientists can explore natural antibody diversity and the scale at which they can do it. You’ll join a diverse and multi-disciplinary team of biologists, biochemists, engineers, bioinformaticians, computer scientists and physicists - all working together to bring better therapies to patients. This is life-changing research and you could be a part of it.

We’re a growing company with state-of-the-art discovery tools and the drive to be the best in the industry. This isn’t just about having the best technology. We know we need a world-class team of innovators working together to solve the toughest problems. We look for people with drive and energy. Idealists. People we love and people we trust. This may be unconventional, but it is the key to our success. We’re looking for someone like you to support and organize our efforts along the way.

To apply:

Please submit your application through our website and refer to Job ID 220129 in your cover letter. We apologize in advance, but we receive a large volume of applications and are only able to contact those who are selected for an interview.