ArsenalBio’s mission is to develop efficacious and safe cellular therapies for patients with chronic diseases, initially cancer. Our products are being designed to herald the transition of adoptive cell therapy from a hospital based treatment to outpatient therapy, like most other cancer treatments.
We are seeking a talented and motivated Scientist to join the ArsenalBio Technical Operations team. The individual will work closely with team members to develop analytical test methods and characterization tools in support of our cell therapy products. The individual will also interact cross-functionally across the organization to enable the success of ArsenalBio.
What You Will Do:Design, test, and implement fit-for-purpose analytical assays to support the characterization and release of cell therapy products.Independently develop ELISA and cell-based assay and qualify assays Plan and execute assays, and analyze data and timely deliver reportsProvide technical expertise and leadership within project teams and in a matrix environment.Establish tracking and trending analyses of process development and cGMP production runs, including evaluation of critical reagents and lot to lot variability, in order to improve process standardization.Good understanding of cGMP environment, for process and assay development, qualification and validation preferred.Collaborate closely with other functions to enable effective and successful project development; actively engage in cross-functional collaboration with peers to overcome challengesOrganize, communicate, and present complex data sets to key stakeholders and senior management
What Will You Bring:PhD (preferred), Masters or Bachelors in a relevant scientific discipline (such as Biotechnology, Bioprocess engineering, Immunology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry)Years of relevant experience in biopharmaceutical setting, and successful performance track record in establishing and applying analytical assays for cell therapy products as stated below:PhD with minimum of 2 yearsMasters with minimum 7+ years of industry experienceBachelors with minimum 9+ years of industry experienceExpertise in ELISA and cell-based assay development Hand-on experience in cytokine release assay and good knowledge of flow cytometry preferred.Experience in technical development of analytic assays to support cell and gene therapy biologics and other advanced modalities in an early development setting Knowledge in gene editing tools and shRNA and miRNA related studies.Strong leadership skills and strategic problem-solving ability; ability to predict issues and identify solutionsAbility to lead successfully within extended project teams and handle multiple challenges under pressureExcellent communications and presentation skills, written and verbalExcellent organizational skills: Proactive, management of multiple tasks of varying complexity simultaneously
What We Will Offer You:
ArsenalBio has a generous and comprehensive benefits package that includes but is not limited to medical, dental, and vision as well as mental health resources, virtual and telehealth options, coaching, infertility treatment, parental leave and health savings accounts. We also offer flexible work schedules and flexible time off, which includes two extra “Arsenal Days of Rest” every quarter for employees to recharge.
We have a robust mentorship program, and comprehensive development tools to help employees take control of their career paths and grow into their best selves. ArsenalBio believes in investing in the well-being of our employees - both at work and at home, as they are our greatest asset. They bring scientific talents in molecular biology, immunology, pharmacology, protein chemistry, computational biology, automation, genome engineering, software and other fields to make the future happen now.
ArsenalBio prioritizes the providing of a safe and healthy workplace that is consistent with COVID-19 public health guidance and legal requirements. In order to protect our employees and visitors, we require all visitors (including candidates) and employees to present proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 when coming onsite.
We are committed to hiring the best talent from diverse backgrounds. A diverse workforce engenders richness of thought, creativity, and discovery. We invite individuals who embrace intellectual achievement to bring their unique personal and professional journeys and together we will build transformative cell therapies for cancer patients.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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