Senior Associate Scientist

Cell Therapy Discovery, B Cell Therapeutics

Posted on 4/3/2024



201-500 employees

Offers cell and gene therapy technology platforms

Industrial & Manufacturing


Waltham, MA, USA

  • Bachelor or Master of Science (MS preferred) in Biology, Immunology, Molecular Biology or Biochemistry, with 5+ years of hands-on experience in the development of new biological therapeutics or pharmaceutical products is required
  • Direct experience with flow cytometry, and cell-based assay characterization is a requirement.
  • Experience with primary human B cell culture and techniques to transduce and characterize primary B cells is a plus.
  • Experience in CRISPR-based engineering of human cells is preferred.
  • Detail-oriented, organized, and technically skilled.
  • Highly adaptable and responsive, and committed to completing tasks in a timely fashion
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic environment as a team player with a strong work ethic
  • Excellent team player with good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Able to maintain written records in the form of laboratory notebooks (paper or electronic)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Employ CRISPR editing technology for the genetic modification of human B cells.
  • Develop and conduct in vitro analytical and functional bioassays for characterizing engineered B cells.
  • Assist in the expansion and cell banking of engineered cell lines, laboratory maintenance, generation of SOPs and other technical documents as needed.

ElevateBio specializes in cell and gene therapies, offering integrated platforms for gene editing, induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs), and protein, vector, and cellular engineering. Their purpose-built manufacturing platform, BaseCamp, provides process innovation and cGMP manufacturing capabilities for viral vectors, RNA, and cell therapy production.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding



Waltham, Massachusetts



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth