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Sr. Research Associate, Viral Vector Production (101a/B)

REQ: 101A AND 101B

CERo Therapeutics, Inc., is a privately held biopharmaceutical company pioneering cell-based therapies that incorporate multiple forms of tumor clearance into single cells. The company’s core technology platform engineers T cells to express immune receptors called chimeric engulfment receptors (CERs) that enable T cells to target, induce cellular damage, uptake tumor antigen, and remove tumor cells. This approach effectively unites the anti-tumor attributes of both innate and adaptive immune responses into a single T cell product. Our vision is a new class of cell-based medicines with the potential for more complete and durable anti-tumor responses, while maintaining a favorable toxicity profile across multiple cancer indications.

We are looking for a Senior Research Associate, Viral Vector Production to plan and execute viral vector production and quality control assays to support genetic modification of human T cells. The successful candidate will have direct hands-on experience in lentiviral and/or retroviral production and vector related characterization assays.


  • Extensive hands-on mammalian cell culture experience
  • Hands-on experience in viral vector preparation, transient transfections, viral titering
  • and virus transduction of cells
  • Experience in molecular biology, immunology and cell biology techniques
  • Electronic lab notebook experience (Benchling)
  • Experience with flow cytometry and PCR


  • Preferred BA/BS: 4 years experience or MA/MS: 2 years experience
  • Previous experience in Pharma/Biotech industry
  • Experience working in a startup environment preferred


CERo’s compensation and benefits are aligned with the current market and commensurate with the person’s experience and qualifications. All full-time employees receive a package that includes: compensation, bonus and equity as well as many other benefits and perks such as: health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance benefits, commuter benefits and 401K match!

CERo is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform critical job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact Human Resources to request an accommodation.

CERo Human Resources leads recruitment and employment for CERo. Unsolicited resumes sent to CERo from recruiters do not constitute any type of relationship between the recruiter and/or recruiting agency and CERo and do not obligate CERo to pay fees should we hire from those resumes. We ask that external recruiters and/or agencies not contact or present candidates directly to our hiring manager or employees.

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CERo Therapeutics is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status, or age, and CERo? will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of the above characteristics.

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