Associate Director
Cell Line Development, 24112-R-675-CLDC
Posted on 3/29/2024
ArsenalBio

201-500 employees

Programmable cell therapy company
Company Overview
ArsenalBio’s mission is to develop efficacious and safe cellular therapies for patients with chronic diseases, initially cancer. ArsenalBio is creating 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.
Data & Analytics
AI & Machine Learning
B2B

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$525.8M

Founded

2019

Headquarters

South San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

8%

2 year growth

46%
Locations
San Bruno, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
Lab & Research
Life Sciences
Requirements
  • PhD in Cell or Molecular Biology, Biological Sciences or a related field
  • 5+ years of relevant research experience in industry or academia
  • Expertise with CRISPR gene editing and lentiviral transduction workflows, cell engineering and cell culture
  • Experience developing/optimizing gene editing protocols
  • Experience analyzing mammalian cells by flow cytometry for target surface expression
  • Experience with Fluorescence-activated cell sorting (FACS)
  • Entrepreneurial behaviors demonstrated by agility, accountability, transparency, resourcefulness, and ability to get things done
  • Ability to quickly learn new skills and knowledge on the job, demonstrate productivity, and deliver high-quality results
  • Flexible mindset with ability to think outside the box, creative approach to problem solving, and comfort in working with ambiguous data in an open-ended, exploratory process
  • Demonstrated ability to perform as a team player, with strong organizational skills, record keeping and interpersonal communication skills (verbal and written)
Responsibilities
  • Lead a group of scientists that provides centralized support for cell line generation
  • Lead the development, application and optimization of new technologies for modifying the genomes of mammalian cells
  • Employ strategies for the genetic modification of cell lines
  • Lead activities in generating and maintaining master and working cell bank inventories across a portfolio of engineered cell lines
  • Lead analysis and QC processes on cell lines at the DNA and protein level
  • Provide expert support for cell line engineering experiment design and assay development to the broader scientific team
  • Coordinate tasks across multiple projects, demonstrating prioritization and planning
  • Interpret and effectively execute experiments in line with project timelines and goals
  • Maintain familiarity with current literature related to the scope of ArsenalBio’s research focus
  • Mentor scientists within the group in areas of technical expertise