Chief Scientific Officer • Windmill
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Chief Scientific Officer

  • India | Pune
  • Full Time

Job Summary:

We are seeking a Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) to lead our research and development efforts. The CSO will be responsible for designing and executing programs, managing personnel, and providing scientific leadership to guide the company’s product development strategy. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of success in developing and launching products in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, or medical device industries, as well as experience managing a team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the design and execution of scientific programs, ensuring that they are aligned with the company’s strategic goals and priorities.
  • Manage a team, providing guidance and support to ensure that projects are completed on time and within budget.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify and prioritize research opportunities, and to ensure that scientific findings are integrated into product development plans.
  • Evaluate new technologies and identify opportunities to incorporate them into the company.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with key industry leaders, and represent the company at conferences and events.
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant regulations and standards, and manage the preparation of documentation required for regulatory submissions.


  • PhD in a scientific discipline, such as biology, chemistry, or pharmacology.
  • 10+ years of experience in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, or medical device industries, with a track record of success in developing and launching products.
  • Experience managing a team of scientists and researchers.
  • Strong knowledge of scientific research methodologies, regulatory requirements, and industry standards.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and external partners.
  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically, make data-driven decisions, and manage projects to completion.

About xLongevity :

xLongevity is an all-in-one solution designed to support individuals on their longevity journey, offering an app, coaching, personalized supplements, and testing to help people live a long, active, fulfilling, and healthy life. Headquartered in Switzerland, xLongevity is expanding its operations in India to bring the benefits of longevity to a wider audience.

What We Offer

  • Competitive compensation and benefits package
  • Flexibility to work from anywhere, anytime, as long as you are available for key meetings and meet the requirements of your role
  • A dynamic and diverse international team, with members from around the globe
  • Interesting and challenging projects that allow you to be creative and take ownership
  • Regular performance reviews with support from our HR team
  • Opportunities for continued learning and career enhancement
  • A commitment to workplace diversity and equal opportunity for all employees.

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