Scientist - Process Development

San Diego, CA
Feb 12, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time


Process Development - San Diego, CA

We seek a highly talented and motivated Scientist to support Adcentrx Therapeutics ground-breaking efforts in cancer biotherapeutics drug development. The candidate will join a new development team in San Diego, with the goal of developing novel targeted therapeutics that can make a difference in the life of cancer patients. 

The Scientist will report to the Head of Development and will work closely with members of the development team, as well as the research team. The candidate will be part of a cross-functional team in a highly collaborative and dynamic environment working closely on a shared mission. 


The candidate will be responsible for developing processes for the manufacture of biologic, small molecule, and conjugate therapeutics.  In this role they will working as part of a multi-disciplinary team including organic chemists, chemical engineers, analytical chemists and biologists.  They will be responsible for process development, tech transfer, manufacturing support for clinical candidates.  They will interface with internal development teams as well as internal and external manufacturing sites. 


  • BS (10+ years), MS (6+ years), or PhD (2+ years) in chemistry, chemical engineering, or other relevant disciplines 
  • Hands on experience in protein purification, organic synthesis, or protein conjugation 
  • Strong organizational and communication skills 
  • Understand and adhere to safety, quality and cGMP standards 
  • cGMP experience is preferable 

Adcentrx Therapeutics is proud to offer a competitive total compensation package as well as a comprehensive benefits program designed to support the lives of our employees and their families. Benefits include medical, vision and dental coverage, 401(k), company paid holidays, and stock options. 

Adcentrx Therapeutics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.  

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