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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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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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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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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.

200MB, Senior Research Associate / Research Associate, Process Development

Job Code 200MB

Description

Fate Therapeutics is seeking a highly motivated, skilled, and conscientious individual to join our company’s Process Development team to support the development of pluripotent cell-derived therapies. The successful candidate will join a multidisciplinary team pursuing the derivation of hematopoietic cells, particularly engineered hematopoietic progenitor stem cells (eHPSCs), from iPSCs for cellular therapeutic purposes. The candidate will perform, optimize and analyze experiments involving the in vitro differentiation, expansion and production of iPSCs towards eHPSCs. Candidates must have extensive cell culture experience with impeccable aseptic bioprocessing techniques, and a knowledge of embryonic stem cells is preferred. This position is located at our corporate headquarters in San Diego, California and reports to the Scientist, Process Development.

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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.

199PP, Senior Scientist / Scientist, iPSC Core

Job Code 199PP

Description

Fate Therapeutics is seeking an experienced and highly motivated cell and molecular biologist with expertise in induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC), genetic engineering and hematopoietic cell differentiation to join a multidisciplinary team dedicated to the discovery of novel cellular therapeutics for the treatment of cancer and immune disorders. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the generation of genetically engineered iPSC lines to support internal programs and external collaborations. The candidate must have in depth knowledge of iPSC derivation, characterization and differentiation in addition to extensive experience in genetic engineering. The position will require individual, independent research as well as coordination with internal groups and collaborators. This is a full-time position reporting to the Associate Director, R&D, 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 199PP.

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.

198RC, Manager – Associate Scientist, Cancer Immunotherapy

Job Code 198RC

Description

Fate Therapeutics’ Cancer Immunotherapy group is seeking an experienced and motivated Cell Biologist with expertise in pluripotent stem cell biology and to join a multidisciplinary team dedicated to the discovery of novel cellular therapeutics for the treatment of hematological disorders and solid tumors. Using the company’s induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC)-derived lymphocyte platform, the candidate will design and execute in vitro differentiation experiments of iPSC towards the hematopoietic lineages to support multiple programs, identify and determine process parameters to ensure reproducible, efficient and accurate results and participate in technology transfer of qualified and validated protocols to internal and external collaborators and manufacturing groups. The successful candidate must have extensive experience with cell culture, iPSC differentiation and a knowledge of hematopoiesis and immunology is preferred. The position will require independent research, managerial duties and coordination with various downstream process groups across multiple programs. This is a full-time position reporting to a Senior Scientist in 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 198RC.

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.

197TL, Senior Scientist – Scientist, Molecular Engineering

Job Code 197TL

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, 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 197TL.

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.

196RC, Senior Scientist/Scientist, Cancer Immunotherapy

Job Code 196RC

Description

Fate Therapeutics’ Cancer Immunotherapy group is seeking an experienced and highly motivated Immunologist with expertise in immunology and cancer biology to join a multidisciplinary team dedicated to the discovery of novel cellular therapeutics for the treatment of hematological disorders and solid tumors. The candidate will share responsibilities in the advancement of first-of-kind off-the-shelf chimeric antigen receptor (CAR)-T cell products as well as the development of next generation universal CAR-T cell and other lymphocyte products. Using the company’s iPSC-derived lymphocyte platform, the candidate will be responsible for investigating engineered modalities to enhanced product performance, with the ultimate goal of patient treatment. In addition, the candidate will be responsible for the derivation and functional assessment of iPSC-derived CAR-T cells in both in vitro and in vivo models. The candidate must have in depth knowledge of T cell immunology in addition to extensive experience with mammalian cell culture. The position will require individual, independent research as well as coordination with the immunology, molecular biology, cellular engineering, in vivo biology and process development groups. This is a full-time position reporting to a Senior Scientist in 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 196RC.

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.

189JR, Scientist / Associate Scientist, Immunology

Job Code 189JR

Description

Fate Therapeutics is seeking a highly motivated and talented molecular immunologist to support our research programs. Knowledge and experience in a wide-range of immunology, immune oncology, transcriptome sequencing, and gene-editing strategies is required. Experience and expertise in genome-wide CRISPR screening and/or single-cell characterization and corresponding data analysis techniques is highly desired. This position will be a key member of our immuno-oncology team and will assist in performing and analyzing studies involving in vitro, ex vivo, an in vivo testing of Fate Therapeutics’ novel cellular therapy products. This is a full time, bench-level position and is located at the Company’s 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 189JR.

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.

188JM, Process Development Scientist, Cell Therapy

Job Code 188JM

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 188JM.

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.