At DDL, we offer state-of-the-art expertise to design, develop, validate and apply diagnostic methods for human diagnostics. Not only are we recognized by pharmaceutical companies, hospitals, diagnostic laboratories and key opinion leaders as a top-quality diagnostic service & development company; we are also valued as a reliable business partner, who provides superior service. Our employees are highly motivated, flexible and they enjoy working in a challenging and dynamic environment, where teamwork is essential. Not only do we offer a good benefits package, we also motivate every single one of our employees to continue their personal development by simply enabling them to do so. Other additional perks we offer are Bootcamp and Pilates training sessions and of course team-building activities. Last but not least: yes, we enjoy great results, but we are not shy of a joke, a celebration, happy hour, a company BBQ, or a team building event either. So. If you share our passion for quality, complexity, science, teamwork, having fun and making the world a healthier place, all at the same time, DDL is the right employer for YOU!


  • fulltime
  • Location: Rijswijk zh

As a Manager Laboratory Testing you are responsible for all clinical trial related laboratory testing within DDL Diagnostic Laboratory BV (DDL). You will be part of the DDL management team, leading a team of approximately 10 highly motivated technicians.

Wat are your responsibilities?
One of DDL’s core values is to offer an inspiring and healthy place to work. Therefore your biggest responsibility is the people management of the Diagnostic Services team. As Manager Laboratory Testing you will stimulate the growth of the employees; you know how to motivate them on a day-to-day basis and retain them for the company on a long-term basis (sustainable employability).

Besides people management, you are responsible for organizing all clinical trial related laboratory testing (including quality, performance and employee training). You regularly consult with the Manager Sample Management about the deployment of resources (instruments and employees) to facilitate the projects as efficiently as possible. Quality objectives will be actively defined, monitored and discussed with DDL’s Quality Assurance and Quality Control teams. Reports on quality and performance will be provided to the VP Diagnostic Services.

What do we expect?
You are an experienced people manager who strives for an independent team where responsibilities are shared and development is encouraged and appreciated. You have substantial technical knowledge on relevant (automated) laboratory processes and assays (nucleic acid isolation, RT-qPCR, RT-PCR, NGS and LIMS). You are able to make well-informed decisions at  operational level in order to ensure continuity with regard to instruments, personnel and laboratory processes. In addition, you maintain overview on and provide structure to the day-to-day business and coach your technicians to take responsibility as a team.

What do we offer?
DDL is a knowledge-based company with an ambitious working environment. We offer all of our employees the opportunity to grow, develop and become a specialist in their field of expertise. Because we all know that happy employees achieve most, we offer them a fun, positive and dynamic environment, where work, happiness and health are well-balanced. On top of this, DDL offers a competitive salary.

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