Senior Research Scientist
Functional Biology, Oncology
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Evaluating available preclinical and clinical data sets to build testable biological hypotheses for oncology targets, and then preclinically assessing those hypotheses
  • Designing, running, and interpreting complex biological experiments to increase confidence in biological mechanisms for Immuno-oncology or Oncology targets
  • Collaborating with teams across the company to generate and interpret data
  • Training and mentoring more junior scientists
  • Evaluating new technology to improve and invent new processes
  • Preparing and authoring key findings to support data-driven decision making
  • You are strongly self-motivated and work independently to identify project needs and follow that up with building and implementing solutions
  • You can contribute to building data sets that help to predict the success of therapies for cancer patients by designing experiments that test the biological mechanisms of key targets. This effort ultimately helps our partners move faster and more successfully
  • You are excited about leading and collaborating to build a team that works on complicated biological questions
  • A PhD in Oncology, Immunology, or related field and 8+ years of experience, including 5+ years of experience in industry
  • Experience in working with primary human samples
  • Demonstrated understanding and capabilities using large and complex data sets, often from clinical sources
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work collaboratively as a member of a cross-functional team
  • Excellent documentation and organizational skills
  • Superb verbal and written communication skills, including public presentation of complex data
Desired Qualifications
  • Supported preclinical development of biologics and helped to generate data that supported their clinical development
  • Designed and interpreted translationally relevant animal models
  • Written formal reports with interpretations based on data you generated in complex biological systems to build mechanistic confidence in a target
AbCellera Biologics
Company Overview
AbCellera Biologics is a biotechnology company that develops antibody therapeutics to improve patient outcomes.