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Open Positions

211PR, Scientist, Cancer Immunotherapy

Job Code 211PR

Description

Fate Therapeutics is seeking a motivated, conscientious, and data-driven scientist to join our cancer immunotherapy team developing novel NK cell and T cell therapeutics. The position is focused on the development and evaluation of in vitro assays and culture systems for both NK and T cells and will play a key role in the development of novel cell therapy products. The candidate will contribute to the identification, characterization, and development of novel cellbased immunotherapeutics by performing, optimizing, and analyzing experiments and data involving NK and T cell proliferation, survival, and function. Strong candidates will have a foundation in immunology and a track record of successful problem solving, experimental execution, and data analysis. Experience with a broad range of immunological and cell biological assays is desired, with an emphasis on multi-color flow cytometry and ELISA-based methods. Previous cell culture experience, especially with primary cells is essential, and knowledge of large scale cell production is desired. An ideal candidate would possess experience characterizing immune cells through cell activation and cytotoxicity assays, cytokine profiling, and multi-color flow cytometry analysis including intracellular staining. This position reports to the Senior Scientist, Bioengineering and is located at our corporate headquarters in San Diego,
California.

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About Fate Therapeutics, Inc.

Fate Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of programmed cellular immunotherapeutics for the treatment of cancer and immune disorders. The Company’s cell-based product pipeline is comprised of off-the-shelf immuno-oncology therapeutics, including NK- and T-cell-based candidates derived from induced pluripotent cells, and immuno-regulatory therapeutics, including hematopoietic cell-based candidates for protecting the immune system of patients undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation and for suppressing auto-reactive T cells of patients with auto-immune disorders. Its adoptive cell therapy candidates are based on the Company’s novel ex vivo cell programming approach, which it applies to modulate the therapeutic function and direct the fate of immune cells.

210CC, Scientist / Associate Scientist, Cancer Immunotherapy

Job Code 210CC

Description

Fate Therapeutics is currently seeking a skilled and motivated cell biologist to support the company’s Cancer Immunotherapy programs. The successful candidate will join a multidisciplinary team pursuing the development and characterization of next generation engineered T and CAR-T cells from gene edited induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) for the development of off-the-shelf immunotherapies. The candidate must have good knowledge of cell biology with emphasis on hematopoiesis and extensive experience with tissue culture, specifically with primary cells derived from blood, embryonic stem cells (ESCs), iPSCs, and stromal cells. The candidate will perform, optimize and analyze experiments involving the in vitro differentiation of iPSC towards the T lymphoid lineage. Primary responsibilities will include the derivation of novel platforms to generate functional subsets of T lymphocytes from iPSCs, including the planning and execution of functional assays and the support of downstream application groups. This position will require independent research as well as coordination with the molecular biology, cellular engineering and process development divisions. This is a full-time position and is located at our corporate headquarters in San Diego, CA.

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For consideration send cover letter and curriculum vitae to: careers@fatetherapeutics.com and reference job 210CC.

About Fate Therapeutics, Inc.

Fate Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of programmed cellular immunotherapeutics for the treatment of cancer and immune disorders. The Company’s cell-based product pipeline is comprised of off-the-shelf immuno-oncology therapeutics, including NK- and T-cell-based candidates derived from induced pluripotent cells, and immuno-regulatory therapeutics, including hematopoietic cell-based candidates for protecting the immune system of patients undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation and for suppressing auto-reactive T cells of patients with auto-immune disorders. Its adoptive cell therapy candidates are based on the Company’s novel ex vivo cell programming approach, which it applies to modulate the therapeutic function and direct the fate of immune cells.

209BG, Senior Research Associate, Cancer Immunotherapy

Job Code 209BG

Description

Fate Therapeutics is currently seeking a skilled and motivated cell biologist to join a multidisciplinary R&D team in the development of the company’s cell therapy programs. The successful candidate will play a key role in pursuing the derivation of hematopoietic cells, particularly natural killer (NK) cells and T cells from induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) to develop off-the-shelf cellular therapeutics. The candidate will perform, optimize and analyze experiments involving the in vitro differentiation of genetically edited iPSCs and the derivation of variety of modified lymphocytes with the goal to develop next generation of cellular therapies. Primary responsibilities will be to coordinate with molecular biology, cellular engineering and cellular therapy teams for the accurate, consistent and timely delivery of iPSCderived lymphoid cells to support product development. The ideal candidate will have extensive cell culture experience with knowledge of basic hematopoiesis. This is a full time position, reporting to the Associate Scientist, Cancer Immunotherapy and is located at our corporate headquarters in San Diego, CA.

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For consideration send cover letter and curriculum vitae to: careers@fatetherapeutics.com and reference job 209BG.

About Fate Therapeutics, Inc.

Fate Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of programmed cellular immunotherapeutics for the treatment of cancer and immune disorders. The Company’s cell-based product pipeline is comprised of off-the-shelf immuno-oncology therapeutics, including NK- and T-cell-based candidates derived from induced pluripotent cells, and immuno-regulatory therapeutics, including hematopoietic cell-based candidates for protecting the immune system of patients undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation and for suppressing auto-reactive T cells of patients with auto-immune disorders. Its adoptive cell therapy candidates are based on the Company’s novel ex vivo cell programming approach, which it applies to modulate the therapeutic function and direct the fate of immune cells.

208YL, Scientist, Reprogramming Biology

Job Code 208YL

Description

Fate’s Reprogramming Biology group is seeking a skilled and highly motivated cell biologist to support ongoing cellular reprogramming and engineering research to further develop the company’s pluripotent stem cell platform. The successful candidate will be responsible for the manufacture of human induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) from various starting cellular sources as well as the genetic engineering of human iPSCs with specific genetic modalities using available editing tools for creating off-the-shelf cellular therapeutic products to treat cancer and immune diseases. The role requires establishing, drafting and executing manufacturing batch records. The position requires collaboration with the other R&D, process development, quality assurance and regulatory groups. This is a full-time position and located at our corporate headquarters in San Diego, CA.

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For consideration send cover letter and curriculum vitae to: careers@fatetherapeutics.com and reference job 208YL.

About Fate Therapeutics, Inc.

Fate Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of programmed cellular immunotherapeutics for the treatment of cancer and immune disorders. The Company’s cell-based product pipeline is comprised of off-the-shelf immuno-oncology therapeutics, including NK- and T-cell-based candidates derived from induced pluripotent cells, and immuno-regulatory therapeutics, including hematopoietic cell-based candidates for protecting the immune system of patients undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation and for suppressing auto-reactive T cells of patients with auto-immune disorders. Its adoptive cell therapy candidates are based on the Company’s novel ex vivo cell programming approach, which it applies to modulate the therapeutic function and direct the fate of immune cells.

207CW, Director, Clinical Data Management

Job Code 207CW

Description

Fate’s Biometrics team is currently seeking a skilled and motivated data management professional to contribute to and manage the database development and ongoing quality of the data, ensuring operational strategy and implementation are compliant for the Company’s clinical trials. The ideal candidate will have advanced knowledge of clinical trial processes and be proficient in all aspects of data management from study start-up to study close-out, have experience in the oversight of CROs and 3rd party vendors; in addition, have knowledge of implementing CDISC CDASH CRF Standards and CDISC SDTM/ADaM datasets, have experience in designing and validating clinical trial databases. This is a full-time position reporting to the Chief Medical Officer and is located at our corporate headquarters in San Diego, CA.

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For consideration send cover letter and curriculum vitae to: careers@fatetherapeutics.com and reference job 207CW.

About Fate Therapeutics, Inc.

Fate Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of programmed cellular immunotherapeutics for the treatment of cancer and immune disorders. The Company’s cell-based product pipeline is comprised of off-the-shelf immuno-oncology therapeutics, including NK- and T-cell-based candidates derived from induced pluripotent cells, and immuno-regulatory therapeutics, including hematopoietic cell-based candidates for protecting the immune system of patients undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation and for suppressing auto-reactive T cells of patients with auto-immune disorders. Its adoptive cell therapy candidates are based on the Company’s novel ex vivo cell programming approach, which it applies to modulate the therapeutic function and direct the fate of immune cells.

206JM, Process Development Scientist, Cell Therapy

Job Code 206JM

Description

Fate Therapeutics is seeking an experienced and highly motivated cell therapy process development professional to develop manufacturing processes for new cellular immunotherapeutic candidates. The successful candidate will work in a multidisciplinary research and process development team to define robust manufacturing processes and associated analytical systems, develop scalable, cGMP-compliant processes and documentation for the manufacturing of novel allogeneic cellular therapeutic products. This position requires prior experience with mammalian cell culture, process development for cellular therapies, assay development, and excellent technical, organizational, and interpersonal skills. This is a full-time position reporting to the Director of Process Development, and is located at our corporate headquarters in San Diego, CA.

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For consideration send cover letter and curriculum vitae to: careers@fatetherapeutics.com and reference job 206JM.

About Fate Therapeutics, Inc.

Fate Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of programmed cellular immunotherapeutics for the treatment of cancer and immune disorders. The Company’s cell-based product pipeline is comprised of off-the-shelf immuno-oncology therapeutics, including NK- and T-cell-based candidates derived from induced pluripotent cells, and immuno-regulatory therapeutics, including hematopoietic cell-based candidates for protecting the immune system of patients undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation and for suppressing auto-reactive T cells of patients with auto-immune disorders. Its adoptive cell therapy candidates are based on the Company’s novel ex vivo cell programming approach, which it applies to modulate the therapeutic function and direct the fate of immune cells.

204TL, Scientist, Molecular Engineering

Job Code 204TL

Description

Fate Therapeutics is currently seeking a talented and highly motivated molecular biologist with strong genetic engineering background to join a multidisciplinary R&D team for developing stem cell derived off-the-shelf immunotherapies. The candidate will play a key role in developing and optimizing strategies for engineering multiple cell types including induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) lines used for derivation of cell therapy products. The candidate will also be involved in developing/validating novel gene editing techniques compatible with Fate’s proprietary state-of-the-art iPSC platform. The successful candidate must demonstrate broad and in-depth knowledge of cutting-edge genomic engineering techniques as well as strong expertise in generation and characterization of genetically modified cell lines. The position will require innovative thinking, strong independent and collaborative research abilities, and excellent oral and written communication skills. This is a full-time hands-on research position that reports to the Associate Director, Molecular Biology and is located at Fate’s corporate headquarters in San Diego, CA.

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For consideration send cover letter and curriculum vitae to: careers@fatetherapeutics.com and reference job 204TL.

About Fate Therapeutics, Inc.

Fate Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of programmed cellular immunotherapeutics for the treatment of cancer and immune disorders. The Company’s cell-based product pipeline is comprised of off-the-shelf immuno-oncology therapeutics, including NK- and T-cell-based candidates derived from induced pluripotent cells, and immuno-regulatory therapeutics, including hematopoietic cell-based candidates for protecting the immune system of patients undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation and for suppressing auto-reactive T cells of patients with auto-immune disorders. Its adoptive cell therapy candidates are based on the Company’s novel ex vivo cell programming approach, which it applies to modulate the therapeutic function and direct the fate of immune cells.

203DF, Quality Control Associate, Assay Development and Quality Control

Job Code 203DF

Description

Fate Therapeutics is seeking a motivated individual with flow cytometry and cell-based assay experience to support Fate’s clinical and manufacturing process development programs. The successful candidate will execute and analyze experiments using flow cytometry and other cell-based assays to assess the potency of hematopoietic and stem cell-based therapeutics under clinical development. Candidates should have experience working with human specimens, including sample preparation, assay development, and analysis of data from cell-based assays, including flow cytometry. This is a full-time position reporting to the Supervisor of Developmental Quality Control and is located at our corporate headquarters in San Diego.

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For consideration send cover letter and curriculum vitae to: careers@fatetherapeutics.com and reference job 203DF.

About Fate Therapeutics, Inc.

Fate Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of programmed cellular immunotherapeutics for the treatment of cancer and immune disorders. The Company’s cell-based product pipeline is comprised of off-the-shelf immuno-oncology therapeutics, including NK- and T-cell-based candidates derived from induced pluripotent cells, and immuno-regulatory therapeutics, including hematopoietic cell-based candidates for protecting the immune system of patients undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation and for suppressing auto-reactive T cells of patients with auto-immune disorders. Its adoptive cell therapy candidates are based on the Company’s novel ex vivo cell programming approach, which it applies to modulate the therapeutic function and direct the fate of immune cells.

202AM, Senior Manager, Quality Control

Job Code 202AM

Description

Fate Therapeutics is currently seeking a motivated professional with Quality Control experience to support Fate’s clinical and manufacturing programs. The successful candidate will oversee the team’s execution and analysis results using flow cytometry and other cell-based assays to assess the potency of hematopoietic stem cell-based therapeutics under clinical development as well as testing for release of products. Candidates should have experience working with human derived specimens, including sample preparation, assay development, and analysis of data. This is a full-time position reporting to the Director of Manufacturing and Quality Control and is located at our corporate headquarters in San Diego.

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For consideration send cover letter and curriculum vitae to: careers@fatetherapeutics.com and reference job 202AM.

About Fate Therapeutics, Inc.

Fate Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of programmed cellular immunotherapeutics for the treatment of cancer and immune disorders. The Company’s cell-based product pipeline is comprised of off-the-shelf immuno-oncology therapeutics, including NK- and T-cell-based candidates derived from induced pluripotent cells, and immuno-regulatory therapeutics, including hematopoietic cell-based candidates for protecting the immune system of patients undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation and for suppressing auto-reactive T cells of patients with auto-immune disorders. Its adoptive cell therapy candidates are based on the Company’s novel ex vivo cell programming approach, which it applies to modulate the therapeutic function and direct the fate of immune cells.

201LR, Senior Manager, Quality Assurance

Job Code 201LR

Description

Fate Therapeutics is seeking an experienced and motivated Senior Manager of Quality Assurance. This position will be responsible for supporting cGMP operations for Fate’s cGMP Manufacturing Operations. The successful candidate must thrive in a fast-paced team environment, have excellent communication, planning and organizational skills, and be able to independently manage review times to meet Fate’s priorities and communicated timelines. The candidate must be proficient in the use and maintenance of quality management and document control systems and will be expected to effectively follow Fate’s SOPs and policies and cGMP compliance regulations. This is a full-time position reporting to the Quality Assurance Associate Director and is located at our corporate headquarters in San Diego, California.

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For consideration send cover letter and curriculum vitae to: careers@fatetherapeutics.com and reference job 201LR.

About Fate Therapeutics, Inc.

Fate Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of programmed cellular immunotherapeutics for the treatment of cancer and immune disorders. The Company’s cell-based product pipeline is comprised of off-the-shelf immuno-oncology therapeutics, including NK- and T-cell-based candidates derived from induced pluripotent cells, and immuno-regulatory therapeutics, including hematopoietic cell-based candidates for protecting the immune system of patients undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation and for suppressing auto-reactive T cells of patients with auto-immune disorders. Its adoptive cell therapy candidates are based on the Company’s novel ex vivo cell programming approach, which it applies to modulate the therapeutic function and direct the fate of immune cells.