Lab Operations Associate

Umoja Biopharma

Umoja Biopharma

51-200 employees

Developing in vivo immunotherapies for cancer treatment

AI & Machine Learning

$30.5 - $36.75hourly

Medical, Dental, Vision plans, 401k plan with 100% match, Paid Time Off, commuter benefits, cell phone stipend


Seattle, WA, USA

  • Associate's Degree in biology or related field
  • Minimum of 2 years experience working within a lab and preferably managing its operations
  • Experience working cross-functionally with departmental stakeholders
  • Maintain clean and safe lab environments, including general lab housekeeping
  • Address lab issues and requests in a timely manner
  • On call for lab-based emergencies with ability to respond timely
  • Perform and document in-house equipment preventative maintenance/cleaning
  • Support lab sample management and freezer organization activities
  • Dispose of lab waste according to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Manage compressed gas cylinder, liquid nitrogen, and dry ice purchasing, receipt, and maintenance
  • Assist with receiving duties for deliveries while following Procurement department procedures including Invoice reconciliation
  • Order and restock routinely lab supplies
  • Media/buffer/solution preparation
  • Autoclave/glassware wash support
  • Maintain the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS
  • Other duties as assigned

Umoja Biopharma stands out in the biotech industry for its unique approach to cancer therapy, which enhances a patient's immune system in vivo, potentially reducing the need for traditional cancer treatments. The company's culture is centered around collaboration and advancing immunotherapy, with a team of experts dedicated to changing the lives of cancer patients. Umoja's commitment to making advanced immunotherapies accessible to all patients demonstrates its industry leadership and competitive edge.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding



Seattle, Washington



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth