Cancer Cell Scientist

Job Description

Cancer Cell Immunotherapy Scientist

Location: Waltham
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive full benefits package

Prominent Boston based biotechnology company is seeking a Ph.D. level Immunotherapy Scientist.  The ideal candidate is someone who works well in a fast-paced environment and is passionate about contributing to the development of groundbreaking therapies for solid tumors.

Day-to-day of the role:


  • Plan and execute preclinical development work for immunotherapy programs, including IHC, antibody selection, vector production, T cell transduction and cultivation, and IND-enabling in vitro and in vivo work.
  • Scale up processes and run assays such as flow cytometry, potency tests, PCR, and other functional assays.
  • Collaborate with scientific partners on preclinical development and T cell manufacturing.
  • Develop experimental plans and contribute to scientific publications, regulatory documents, tech transfer documents, presentations, and posters.
  • Deliver detailed reports on experimental outcomes.
  • Work as part of a collaborative science team, continuously sharing work and data company wide.

Required Skills & Qualifications:


  • Ph.D. in Immunology, Cancer Biology, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, or related fields with quality publications.
  • 4-7 years of laboratory experience in immuno-cellular therapy in an academic setting, or 1-5 years in an industry setting.
  • Strong experience with flow cytometry.
  • Experience with in vivo work.
  • Proficiency in ELISAs, western blotting, PCR, IHC, or other assays.
  • Lentiviral vector production and molecular cloning experience is a plus.
  • Team player with the ability to also work independently.
  • Strong attention to detail and good work ethic.


  • Competitive salary and significant stock option package.
  • Opportunity to work in a small, agile company with a strong team spirit.
  • Direct impact on the development of innovative cancer treatments.
  • Dynamic and fast-paced work environment.

To apply for the Immunotherapy Scientist position, please submit your resume.

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