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Product Management Intern, Life Sciences

Job Description:

In 2013 NanoString introduced the first PanCancer Gene Expression panel for use in Cancer research.  Since then we have created and introduced an entire collection of panels that have become our top selling products used by researchers in all areas of academia, pharma and biotech.  Throughout 2017 NanoString will continue our panel development efforts not just for Cancer research but for other exciting research areas including Autoimmune Diseases, Microbiome, Neurobiology and others. We are looking for smart, creative and energetic minds to join our team for the summer and to be a part of helping advance great science worldwide!

Your job as a Product Management intern will be project based, supporting efforts for the development and launch of new gene expression panel products.  Your days will include a mix of science, business, marketing a lot of learning and great fun with the team! We need a student who has an entrepreneurial spirit and who takes pride in their work both individually and as part of a team. 

What you will learn:

  • How to collaborate with scientists, sales people and a marketing team to turn ideas into new products.
  • How to develop technical materials required to support products for the life science industry.
  • How to match the needs of scientists with the product solutions from an innovative small company.

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Pursuing a degree in biological sciences
  • Interest/training in business and/or marketing (MBA students are eligible).
  • Skillful technical communicator both written and spoken.
  • Ability to work under tight timelines with attention to detail
  • Prior experience in a fast-growing tech environment a plus
  • Creative and fun!

Our interns benefit from working in a collaborative team setting with talented coworkers who care deeply about the NanoString vision.

We’re looking for an intern who can commit a minimum of 25 hours a week for the duration of the summer semester. Submit your resume and cover letter, and we’ll be in touch if we think you’re a good fit for us!

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