SOPHiA GENETICS

Medical Strategy Manager, Lausanne - Switzerland

The Medical Strategy Manager reports to the Chief Medical Officer. This role supports the development and execution of the long-term medical strategy of SOPHiA GENETICS, informing the priority development areas for the products and services of the three business areas (Genomics, Radiomics and Clinical Trials) and business development opportunities in the multi-modal healthcare data space.

Key Responsibilities

  • Works closely with the Chief Medical Officer to define SOPHiA’s long-term medical strategy in the multi-modal healthcare data space
  • Interacts closely with other Departments, such as Information Technology, Operations, Marketing, and Data Science to drive the implications of the strategy (products, data infrastructure, data access, partnerships)
  • Takes ownership for leading specific execution projects in relation to the defined medical strategy, in collaboration with key internal stakeholders
  • Keeps up to date with new diagnostic and therapeutic modalities, standards and guidelines, data protection regulations as well as relevant disease knowledge
  • Builds and operates a tracking solution to detect early trends directly relevant to SOPHiA’s customer base (new biomarkers, technologies, data modalities)

Requirements

  • Life sciences background with MD or PhD degree
  • Minimum of 1-3 years of industry experience in pharma, biotech or life sciences management consulting
  • Familiar with genomics and next-generation sequencing technologies
  • Strong strategic and conceptual thinking skills
  • Comfortable dealing with ambiguity and new concepts
  • Strong ability to work in cross-functional teams
  • Excellent communication skills

Location : Lausanne, Switzerland