Senior Scientist, Oncology Research

at  bluebird bio, Inc.

Seattle, Washington, USA - 98103

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Immediate09 Oct, 2021Not Specified09 Jun, 20215 year(s) or aboveGood communication skillsNoNo
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On January 11, 2021, we announced our intent to separate our severe genetic disease and oncology businesses into differentiated and independent publicly traded companies. We will retain focus on severe genetic disease (SGD) and will launch our oncology business ("Oncology Newco") as a new entity, with the completed transition expected by the end of 2021.


PhD in Immunology, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Bioengineering, or a related discipline. More than 5 years of post-graduate experience required
A very strong bench skill set with experience in cloning, flow cytometry, primary cell culture, MSD and experience with virus handling.
Proven ability to manage direct reports or a small team
Excellent communications skills and ability to manage and communicate projects needs to internal and external collaborators
You pride yourself on getting experiments done, thinking creatively about scientific problems and figuring how to reach out to other groups to answer a question
Very organized and diligent in experimental design, execution, and reporting
You will succeed by always looking to incorporate new ideas and experimental approaches to improve our CAR analysis workflow.
Be ready to embrace the principles of the bluebird bio culture: b colorful, b cooperative, and b yourself
All our birds embrace the principles of the bluebird bio culture: b colorful, b cooperative, b yourself.
bluebird bio is deeply committed to fostering an environment where diversity and inclusion are not only valued, but prioritized. We believe a diverse and inclusive community empowers us to act courageously, care deeply, and dream boldly to impact people in big ways. Diverse viewpoints bring diverse capabilities which strengthen our focus and fuel our growth.
bluebird is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status or any other applicable legally protected characteristics


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Seattle, WA, USA