Intellia Therapeutics

Senior Associate, QA Operations

Cambridge, MA
Sep 29, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Why Join Intellia? 

Our mission is to develop curative genome editing treatments that can positively transform the lives of people living with severe and life-threatening diseases. 

Beyond our science, we live our four core values: One, Explore, Disrupt, Deliver and feel strongly that you can achieve more at Intellia. We have a single-minded determination to excel and succeed together. We believe in the power of curiosity and pushing boundaries. We welcome challenging thoughts and imagination to develop innovative solutions. And we know that patients are counting on us to make the promise a reality, so we must maintain high standards and get it done. 

We want all of our people to go beyond what is possible. We aren’t constrained by typical end rails, and we aren’t out to just “treat” people. We’re all in this for something more. We’re driven to cure and motivated for change. Just imagine the possibilities of what we can do together.   

How you will Achieve More with Intellia:

As Senior Associate, QA Operations your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Represent Quality on assigned teams/projects

  • Review and approve internal/external change controls, deviations and CAPA

  • Develop, continuously improve and implement procedures, ways of working

  • Identify, assess and manage risks; recommending mitigation strategies to quality management

  • Prepare relevant metrics for Quality Management Review

  • Generate deviation and change control summaries as needed

  • Assemble lot disposition packages

  • Review, approve and issue batch records

  • Perform Quality Person in Plant duties when required

If you have a Bachelor’s degree in the Arts, Sciences or Engineering with a minimum of 5 years’ biopharma experience, 3+ years experience in Quality, and experience with cell/gene therapy/biologics, we'd love to talk to you about this role! Superior written and verbal communication skills are essential for this role, along with strong leadership skills including collaboration and striving for results.

Meet your future team:

You’ll be joining an exceptional team which collaborates with internal stakeholders and external partners to develop innovative therapies which bring hope to patients and their families. You will report to the Director, Quality Assurance. You’ll be supported as you bring your specific talents and suggestions to continuously develop our quality processes and ways of working to allow us to accelerate the progress of our clinical assets through development.

The team is currently working virtually. We do have plans to return into the Cambridge MA office, tentatively we are scheduled to return in January 2022. Although in a virtual environment, the Quality team has made it a priority to continue to foster a sense of community among the group. Intellia has led the charge and designed a robust virtual onboarding experience since the start of the pandemic.


Covid-19 Vaccination Policy: Effective Monday, January 3, 2022, all Broad employees, regardless of work location, must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Requests for exemption for medical or sincerely held religious beliefs will be considered.

EEOC Statement: Intellia believes in a diverse environment, and is committed to equal employment opportunity for all its employees and qualified applicants. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. Intellia will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.