**Except where prohibited by applicable state law, this position requires that you be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless you need a reasonable accommodation or qualify for an exemption.**
If you find science, speed, and success exhilarating, you have come to the right place.
Novavax, Inc (Nasdaq:NVAX) is a biotechnology company that creates transformational vaccines that address some of the world’s most pressing infectious diseases. We have more than a decade of experience contending with some of the world’s most devastating diseases, including COVID-19, seasonal influenza, RSV, Ebola, MERS, and SARS. Hard-won lessons and significant advances illustrate that our proven technology has tremendous potential to make a substantial contribution to public health worldwide.
Our scientists are committed to developing vaccine candidates for some of the world’s toughest viral threats by utilizing the power of our innovative recombinant nanoparticle vaccine platform. Our vaccine technology combines the power and speed of genetic engineering with the immunogenicity enhancing properties of our Matrix-M™ adjuvant to efficiently produce highly immunogenic particles targeting some of the most pressing viral infectious diseases.
Novavax, Inc. is headquartered in Gaithersburg, Maryland with additional facilities in Uppsala, Sweden and Bohumil, Czech Republic.
We are seeking an Associate Director, Quality Operations Internal to join our Quality Assurance department in Gaithersburg, MD. The Associate Director, Quality Operations (Internal) will serve as the leader and operational manager to direct, oversee, and manage all quality assurance operations activities for Novavax, Inc as it relates to Virus Stock, Cell Bank and Drug Substance manufacturing and testing at the Gaithersburg, MD campus. Responsibilities include GMP/PAI Inspection Readiness Management, ensuring oversight of batch manufacturing, Novavax process/documentation/facility related change management execution and issue management, Virus Stock, Cell Bank and Drug Substance release for Novavax produced materials and quality review/approval of documentation related to produced materials.
This position reports directly to the Senior Director, Quality Operations (Internal).
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Additionally, we prefer candidates that have:
Novavax offers a base salary, annual bonus, equity grants, professional career development/growth opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, Rx, STD, LTD, Life, Optional Life, 401(k) plan.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled
Novavax is an equal employment opportunity employer. Employment and advancement opportunities are available to all individuals on an at-will basis, regardless of their race, color, national origin, religion, ancestry, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, disability, genetic information, protective hairstyle, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.