At Lyell, our vision is to develop curative cell-based immunotherapies for solid tumor cancers. We have innovative science originating from our founders world class labs and a unique and disruptive approach to research and development. Our company is first and foremost focused on understanding the science. We are a learning organization, dependent on deep collaborative relationships between all of our colleagues, partners and founders. Our culture is based on Respect, Science, Courage and Intensity, and it reflects who we are and the environment we are creating.
We are seeking an independent and self-motivated Senior/Principal Scientist to be a project leader in our CAR T cell construct engineering group. The main goals for this position is to help establish our construct engineering pipeline, integrating streamlined construct generation, testing and validation. This candidate will also help develop ways to utilize gene editing into our pipeline for site directed construct integration. The ideal candidate will integrate new ideas to this pipeline for high throughput cloning, viral and non-viral library generation and automated screening. We would like candidates with previous experience in viral construct engineering, a strong molecular biology background and initiative to dive into a fast-paced new startup and be creative.
At Lyell, we believe that highest performing teams include people from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences who respectfully challenge each other. We are committed to building an open, diverse and inclusive culture for all employees.
Weve learned from experience that some of the best people dont always match our requirements perfectly - if youre interested and think you could fit, please dont hesitate to apply.
Lyell is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, veteran status or any other characteristics protected under applicable federal, state and local laws.
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