Research Associate I/II, CMC Analytical

Durham, NC, United States
Nov 24, 2020
Bio NC
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
The Research Associate I or II, CMC-Analytical Cell Biology, will work in the Cell Therapy Bioassay/Immunoassay/Flow Cytometry group of Precision BioSciences. This individual will provide biologic analytical support for Product Sciences and Cell Therapy Process Development projects. The position will contribute to development efforts for CART-cell projects by providing sample preparation and analysis in a timely manner. This position is lab-based and will share facilities and resources with the Cell Therapy teams.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position. This list contains the major duties and requirements of the job and is not all-inclusive. Incumbent(s) may be expected to perform role-related duties other than those contained in this document.

Primary responsibilities will include:
  • Design, development, characterization and documentation of analytical methods for the phenotypic characterization of genome-edited cell therapy products
    • Multi-color Flow Cytometry
    • Immunoassay
    • Bioassay


The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required to perform this job successfully.


  • Bachelors degree (B.S/B.A.) in the biological sciences
  • At least 1 year of related biopharma industrial experience and/or training

  • Experience in multi-parametric flow cytometry
  • Experience with cellular immunology assay development, including multiplex cytokine analysis and immunological functional assays
  • Background in immunology
  • Experience with mammalian cell culture

Travel Requirements
  • This position requires little to no travel.

  • This is an office-based position located at the main headquarters in downtown Durham, NC.

Precision BioSciences, Inc. is dedicated to improving life by developing advanced tools to edit DNA with a uniquely specific approach. Our proprietary method relies on a single small enzyme, ARC Nuclease, which combines cutting with sequence recognition and can be redesigned to find and edit new target sites across the genome. This simple, powerful gene editing solution allows us to create products that solve not just treat, but solve significant problems in oncology, genetic disease, agriculture, and beyond. Our team includes pioneers in genome editing, leaders in business, and a full staff of talented, committed people who are excited to be a part of the medical and scientific breakthroughs enabled by Precisions next generation gene editing technology. For additional information, please visit www.

Precision BioSciences provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Precision BioSciences complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.