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Director of Business Operations

Location: El Segundo, CA

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Manager/Supervisor

BioDiscovery is a leader in the field of software tools for the analysis of microarray and NGS data. Innovation is a top priority for the company in a rapidly changing field. Our employees are excited about solving difficult problems and enabling scientist to make significant scientific breakthroughs. Our passion to make a difference has further extended the company’s reach into creating the most comprehensive enterprise-wide system for clinical applications enabling research findings to make direct impact on patient care

To support its growth, BioDiscovery is looking for an experienced Director of Business Operations to oversee all operational and business activities and ensure consistency with the company's strategy. The ideal candidate is an experienced leader with strong business background, excellent people skills and a commitment to results. 

This position provides the successful candidate with the opportunity to make an immediate bottom-line and leadership impact. The position reports directly to the CEO.


  • Drive the company to achieve and surpass sales, profitability, cash flow and business goals and objectives.
  • Lead Finance, HR, Legal, IT, Business Operations
  • Ensure efficient use of resources and lead financial projection planning
  • Attract, hire, train, motivate, evaluate, and retain talent
  • Implement, support and improve company processes and systems to generate growth
  • Identify opportunities and challenges and work across teams to develop and implement innovative solutions
  • Provide timely, accurate and complete reports on the operating condition of the company
  • Collaborate with CEO to spearhead the development, communication and implementation of effective growth strategies and processes.


  • A minimum of 8 years of management experience
  • Bachelor degree required. Master’s degree preferred.
  • Broad exposure to Finance, HR, Marketing, Sales, Legal, IT, and Operations
  • Prior experience in a Saas startup environment is a plus
  • Ability to work well in a dynamic, high growth, entrepreneurial environment with a high degree of collaboration, flexibility, and a positive disposition
  • Excellent managerial, organizational, leadership and verbal/written communication skills
  • Analytical and strategic thinker who can plan, execute and report out ideas and results
  • Experience working with an executive team to drive an organization forward

BioDiscovery, Inc. is dedicated to the development of state-of-the-art software products for life science research as well as clinical applications. Our mission is to enable scientists to eliminate disease and suffering through novel application of computational technologies and translating these findings directly and rapidly to clinical use.

BioDiscovery is an equal opportunity employer with great benefits and a friendly, high-energy atmosphere. The company is headquartered in sunny Southern California near the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and has European headquarters in Cambridge, UK. 

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