Full-Time

Associate Engineer

Msat

Posted on 5/29/2024

Umoja Biopharma

Umoja Biopharma

201-500 employees

Reprograms T cells to eliminate cancer

AI & Machine Learning
Biotechnology

Compensation Overview

$$31.5 - $$38.25Hourly

+ 401k match + Paid Time Off + Commuter benefits + Cell phone stipend

Junior

Lafayette, CO, USA

Requirements
  • 2 years of experience in process development or biopharmaceutical manufacturing
  • Hands-on experience with cell passaging and buffer preparation
  • B.S in Biology, Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology or related discipline
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Previous lab experience
  • Experience with viral vectors (e.g., AAV, LVV) is a plus
  • Experience with process equipment (Bioreactors, AKTA, peristaltic pumps, pH probes, conductivity meters) is a plus
  • Self-motivation, organization, effective communication, and presentation skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Responsibilities
  • Assist with experimental design, execution, and analysis for gene therapy product development
  • Collaborate with team members on tech transfer processes
  • Perform routine laboratory work to support MSAT lab operations
  • Maintain clear records of experimental work using an electronic notebook system
  • Communicate data in cross-functional meetings

Umoja Biopharma is developing an integrated platform therapeutics that reprograms T cells in vivo to target and eliminate cancer cells, with a focus on treating solid tumors and hematological cancers. Their in-house CAR T-cell gene therapy platform is designed to work in vivo to treat solid tumors and hematologic malignancies at all stages.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$271M

Headquarters

Seattle, Washington

Founded

2019

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

22%

2 year growth

43%