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Scientific Associate - iPSC Engineering

Century Therapeutics, LLC in Philadelphia, PA, USA

Compensation

$80,000 to $100,000 Annually

Benefits Offered

401K, Dental, Life, Medical, Vision

Employment Type

Full-Time

The Scientific Associate, iPSC Engineering will utilize their experience and knowledge to design, execute research and development activities focused on engineered cell therapy technologies, with a focus on engineered immune cells. Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to: serving as a subject matter contributor and lab support for the growth, maintenance and optimization of iPSC (induced pluripotent stem cells) cultures and their differentiation into various immunological lineage cells; execution of strategies to optimize iPSC growth characteristics and their differentiation into various immunological cells with a focus toward manufacturing; and interacting with research and CMC teams focused on engineered cell therapy platform development.

Responsibilities:
• Research and development on iPSC platform development and optimization
• Support the development of therapies focused on engineered immune cells
• Identify original, nascent solutions to address key scientific challenges required for platform success
• Maintenance of laboratory notebooks for proper documentation of all research activities
• Deliver reports, summaries, and presentations supporting experimental results

Qualifications:
• Extensive experience with mammalian cell culture at small and large scales
• Exposure to cutting-edge cell engineering techniques
• Ability to independently propose, design, execute and report research projects
• Outstanding collaborative and communication skills

Requirements:
• Degree in biology, chemistry or related field with +3 years of experience mammalian cell culture in an industrial setting.
• Functional experience in molecular and cellular biology and assay development
• Working knowledge of protein biochemistry and basic gene-editing technologies
• Understanding of basic flow cytometry or cell imaging technologies

Century Therapeutics, LLC

About Century Therapeutics, LLC:

Century Therapeutics is developing novel allogeneic living cell products for oncology that overcome the limitations of first-generation cell therapies.
Our genetically-engineered, universal iPSCs-derived immune effector cell products (NK, T, Dendritic cells, and macrophages) are designed to specifically target hematologic and solid tumor cancers.
Our commitment to developing off-the-shelf cell therapies will expand patient access and provides an unparalleled opportunity to advance the course of cancer care.
https://www.centurytx.com/

Company website: https://www.centurytx.com/

Company address: 3675 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

Posted date: 17 days ago

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