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Open Positions

187HF, Associate Scientist, Genome Biology

Job Code 187HF

Description

Fate Therapeutics is seeking a highly motivated and innovative research professional with extensive experience in developing Next Generation Sequencing (NGS)-based assays to join our Genomics NGS team. The successful candidate will be a key member of the Genomics NGS team and support the development of genomic assays to fully characterize Fate’s novel induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) – derived cellular therapy products and Fate’s clinical patient samples from our current and future clinical trials. The candidate will be a key contributor within integrated and multidisciplinary teams solving complex problems, paving the way for precision development of the next generation cell-based immunotherapies in oncology and autoimmune diseases. The successful candidate will have extensive knowledge and technical experience with NGS and real-time PCR related methodologies as well as a strong background in the associated analytical and bioinformatics knowledge. The major responsibility of this position is to apply state-of-the-art genetic methods (RNAseq, WGS, WES, CNV, off target evaluation for gene editing technologies, and epigenetic characterizations including ATAC-seq, Methyl-seq) to fully characterize and understand Fate’s novel iPSC derived cellular therapy product candidates. Experience working in a clinical diagnostic environment is strongly preferred but not required. This is a full-time position reporting to the Sr. Scientist of Genome Biology and it 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 187HF.

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.

186SW, Senior Clinical Trial Manager

Job Code 186SW

Description

Fate’s Clinical Operations team is currently seeking a talented and motivated clinical operations professional to support our clinical trials. The successful candidate must have experience managing Phase I-III trials and a good knowledge of clinical operations, GCP and FDA regulatory environment. Oncology trial experience preferred. This is a full-time position reporting to the Senior Director, Clinical Operations, and is located at our Company’s headquarters in San Diego, California.

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For consideration send cover letter and curriculum vitae to: careers@fatetherapeutics.com and reference job 186SW.

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.

185PR, Associate Scientist, Cancer Immunotherapy

Job Code 185PR

Description

Fate Therapeutics is seeking a motivated, conscientious, and talented individual to join our cancer immunotherapy team to aid in the development of pluripotent cell- and adult-derived immunotherapies. The position is focused on the development, implementation, and evaluation of in vitro culture, modulation and expansion systems for both NK and T cells, and will play a key role in the development of clinically-enabling cell culture processes. In addition, the candidate will contribute to the development of novel NK and T cell-based immunotherapeutics by performing, optimizing, and analyzing experiments involving NK and T cell proliferation, survival, and function. Previous cell culture experience is essential, and knowledge of large-scale cell production is desired. Additionally, candidates should have experience characterizing cell populations using cell biology techniques such as flow cytometry cell activation and cytotoxicity assays, cytokine profiling, and viability/apoptosis assays. This position is located at our corporate headquarters in San Diego, California and reports to the Senior Scientist, Bioengineering.

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For consideration send cover letter and curriculum vitae to: careers@fatetherapeutics.com and reference job 185PR.

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.

184RA, Scientist, Reprogramming Biology

Job Code 184RA

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 generation of human induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) from various starting cellular sources as well as the engineering of human iPSCs with specific genetic modalities using available editing tools to create off-the-shelf cellular therapeutic products to treat cancer and immune diseases. The position will also involve active research and development to improve and enhance our proprietary reprogramming and maintenance platform to ensure Fate’s leadership position in the cellular reprogramming field. The position will require individual, independent research as well as coordination with the larger research, manufacturing 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 184RA.

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.

183TL, Scientist/Senior Scientist, Molecular Biology

Job Code 183TL

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 immunotherapies. The candidate will play a key role in developing and implementing technologies for generation of clonal engineered master induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) lines for IND enabling studies. The candidate will also be responsible for identifying/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 understanding of various molecular engineering techniques as well as strong expertise in generation and characterization of cell lines with specific gene disruptions and targeted integrations. The position will require 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 183TL.

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.

181CS, Project Manager, Clinical Development

Job Code 181CS

Description

Fate’s clinical group is seeking an experienced and highly motivated clinical project management professional. The successful candidate will be a hands-on leader directing project management activities required for successful delivery of Fate’s clinical programs. The project manager will be responsible for coordinating components of clinical programs, including the generation and management of integrated cross-functional timelines across key stakeholders including Research, Manufacturing, Quality, Regulatory Affairs and Clinical Operations to ensure successful delivery of Company’s priorities and goals. Responsibilities may include determining resources, resolving conflicts, motivating participants, prioritizing tasks, and managing change. As the facilitator, the project manager will accommodate diverse groups and interests, from project sub-teams to executive management. This is a full-time position reporting to the Chief Medical Officer, and is located at our Company’s headquarters in San Diego, California.

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For consideration send cover letter and curriculum vitae to: careers@fatetherapeutics.com and reference job 181CS.

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.

178CT, Corporate Transactional Attorney

Job Code 178CT

Description

Fate Therapeutics’ legal group is seeking a career oriented attorney with significant life sciences experience to provide transactional support for the Company’s operations, with a particular focus on implementing agreements to support clinical operations and product development. The successful candidate will interact with personnel at all levels of the Company as well as with external parties to prepare, review, and negotiate a range of complex contracts. Effectiveness in this position will require extensive knowledge of the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries and the ability to identify business and legal risks and offer creative solutions. The successful candidate also must have the ability to work independently with minimal instruction under the supervision of the General Counsel, and must be able to work accurately in a fast-paced environment and maintain a sense of urgency. This is a full-time position reporting to the General Counsel, and requires 100% on site work at the Corporate headquarters in San Diego.

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For consideration send cover letter and curriculum vitae to: careers@fatetherapeutics.com and reference job 178CT.

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.

177JM, Senior Research Associate, Process Development

Job Code 177JM

Description

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

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For consideration send cover letter and curriculum vitae to: careers@fatetherapeutics.com and reference job 177JM.

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.