Full-Time

Principal Scientist/Associate Director

Immunology

Posted on 5/8/2024

Flagship Pioneering

Flagship Pioneering

501-1,000 employees

Biotechnology firm creating health and sustainability solutions

Venture Capital

Senior

Cambridge, MA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • Ph.D. in Immunology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, or related field
  • At least 5 years of industry experience in immunology research focusing on autoimmune diseases
  • Proven track record of leading early discovery projects in pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry
  • Strong expertise in immunological assays, cellular and molecular biology techniques, and drug target validation
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills
  • Experience managing a team of scientists and guiding research projects from concept to preclinical development
  • Strong publication record in immunology and autoimmune research
Responsibilities
  • Lead and oversee Immunology-related activities for autoimmune projects in the early discovery phase
  • Develop and implement innovative research strategies to identify and validate drug targets for autoimmune diseases
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to design and execute preclinical studies
  • Manage a team of scientists and research associates
  • Stay current on advancements in immunology and autoimmune research
  • Drive the development of novel immunotherapies and therapeutic modalities for autoimmune disorders

Flagship Pioneering fosters a culture of groundbreaking advancements in biotechnology, emphasizing an ecosystem approach that synergizes human health and sustainability. Their business model not only focuses on creating transformative products but also incubates leading companies like Moderna and Indigo Agriculture, positioning them at the forefront of scientific innovation and industry leadership. This approach offers employees a unique opportunity to be part of a pioneering team that drives real-world impacts across multiple sectors.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$6.4B

Headquarters

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Founded

2000

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

20%

2 year growth

53%