The Center for Breakthrough Medicines is on track to be the largest single-site cell and gene therapy contract development and manufacturing organization in the world. Our comprehensive service offering accelerates speed to market through supply chain disruption mitigation strategies, end-to-end program management expertise and unique platform technology with the ability to follow a molecule from idea to commercialization. CBM’s integrated approach provides high quality and consistent end-to-end manufacturing capability including: Process and Analytical Development; Plasmid DNA production; Viral Vector Production of Lentivirus; AAV and Adenovirus; Testing and Analytics; Autologous, Allogeneic and Gene-edited Cell Therapy Bioprocessing; and Cell banking. CBM’s horizontal and vertical integration provides one source throughout a product’s life cycle.
CBM’s mission is to accelerate the delivery and affordability of lifesaving and life-changing therapies from discovery to market by offering a complete solution for the development and commercialization of cell and gene therapies.
CBM is located just outside of Philadelphia in the Heart of Cellicon Valley on The Discovery Labs campus set on 300 acres with 2.4 million square feet of life sciences lab and manufacturing space, allowing clients to scale their development and manufacturing needs without ever having to change sites, while providing employees a true community campus experience focused exclusively on life sciences.
The Discovery Labs is a Global Platform Company inclusive of CBM, The Discovery Labs Properties, UniteIQ incubator labs, and The Colony, a unique investment and resource model enabling groundbreaking therapies to be brought to life.
Center for Breakthrough Medicines is seeking a highly motivated Director of Manufacturing Science and Technology (MSAT). Reporting to the Head of Tech Transfer, the Director of MSAT position plays a leading role in troubleshooting advanced therapy manufacturing processes and establishing process robustness and late-stage clinical manufacturing strategies. The Director of MSAT will lead a team of scientist/ engineers responsible for technical support for GMP manufacturing, investigations for process related issues and implementation of process changes to enable seamless transition from clinical to commercial operations. This position involves close collaboration within Tech Transfer Leads, Process Development, Manufacturing/Operations, Quality Assurance, Regulatory groups. This position requires strong technical expertise in advanced therapy (cell and/or gene therapy) manufacturing processes.