Associate Scientist, T Cell Immunology

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Biological Sciences, Immunology, Molecular Biology
  3. United States
Cambridge, USA
Posting date: 10 Nov 2020

Proclinical is currently recruiting for an Associate Scientist of T-Cell Immunology with a global biotechnology company located in Cambridge, MA. As the Associate Scientist, you will work closely with the departments of Process Development, T Cell Immunology, Bioinformatics, and Technical Operations to develop and assess the efficacy of this approach.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Culturing of human T cells
  • Development of procedures for largescale, closed-system T cell culture
  • Genetic manipulation of immune cell cultures
  • Assessment of specificity and functionality of human T cells by multicolor flow cytometry
  • Analysis of multicolor flow cytometry data
  • Tracking and compiling results in an electronic notebook
  • Assisting with the training of lab personnel
  • Interactions with internal collaborators or external CMOs
  • Presenting results to other scientific teams and stakeholders

Skills and Requirements:

  • MS in Immunology or related field with 2-5 years of work experience in immunotherapy or cell therapy.
  • A strong interest in T cell biology and cancer immunotherapy
  • Primary immune cell culture experience is required
  • Genetic manipulation of cell cultures is desirable
  • Demonstrated experience with flow cytometry and other immune related assays is required
  • Experience with process development and/or GMP manufacturing of cell therapies strongly preferred
  • Understanding of cell therapy process development preferred
  • Ability to work independently, as well as in a collaborative environment to meet project goals
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Enjoys solving challenging scientific questions in a fast pace environment

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Max Robinson at (+1) 617-903-7746 or

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