Manufacturing Manager Beads in Solna, Sweden at Cepheid

Date Posted: 1/23/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: CEP000286

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At Cepheid, we are passionate about improving healthcare through faster, more accurate diagnostic tests. With our GeneXpert® System, we’ve taken the most sophisticated molecular technology and packaged it into an automated, easy-to-use format that has quickly become the platform of choice worldwide. From the largest laboratories to small physician offices, our game-changing solution delivers critical answers when clinicians and patients need them most. Through strong molecular biology capabilities and ongoing product innovation, we are focused on developing tests for healthcare-associated infections, sexual health, critical infectious disease, virology, and oncology applications. Come join our vision for a better way and help make life better for us all! For more details, visit us at or follow us on Twitter (@CepheidNews).


Cepheid is now looking for a Beads Manager.

The manager is responsible for assuring that the manufacturing of Beads is cost effective and delivered with high quality according to set build plans and company & compliance expectations.

You will also be managing the manufacturing of Beads, you will assign, develop and evaluate team members to ensure efficient operation of the Beads manufacturing.
It is required that the manager maintains strict compliance with applicable Quality Management System standards and we would like to see that you would work on continuous improvements of the process.
Furthermore, the role entails reviewing change orders and validation work flows in Agile as a representative of Manufacturing of Beads and providing input to senior Manager for budget/forecast for the department.

Job Requirements


 In order to be successful in this role we see that you have a Ph.D in Life Sciences, Chemical or Mechanical Engineering or equivalent and 2-5 years of experience in a similar role.

Required knowledge, skills and abilities:

• Excellent leadership skills and an strong ability to engage, motivate and develop colleagues

• Excellent communication skills both in Swedish & English (oral and written)

• Excellent organizational skills

• Experience working in a regulated industry

• Ability to work independently

• Ability to successfully interact with cross-functional teams in a global environment

• Demonstrated track-record of successful teamwork

Preferred qualifications:

• Experience from medical device regulations in US and CE markets

• Experience from working in a global environment

• Basic experience/ understanding of injection molded parts and relationship of how they interact dimensionally within processing equipment

• Experience from working with automation equipment

If you have any questions regarding the role, please contact Mathias Södervall - Manufacturing Manager at

We look forward to receiving your application

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