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Actalent Scientist / Associate Scientist, Potency Analytical Sciences in Thousand Oaks, California


Associate Scientist/Scientist, Potency - Analytical Sciences

The Analytical Sciences (AS) organization is looking for a dynamic lab-based individual who is interested in developing assays to characterize T cell therapeutics for the treatment of specific cancers.

In this role, the successful candidate will design, develop, implement and qualify in vitro cellular assays focused on understanding T cell product potency. Mature assays will either be executed in AS or transferred into a QC laboratory. The data generated will help to delineate CQA and MOA of drug product.

The candidate must have tissue culture experience as well as excellent aseptic technique. Experience in multi-parameter flow cytometry is required and experience in fluorescent / luminescent plate-based assays is desirable. Familiarity with GMP, GLP, ICH guidelines and biopharmaceutical regulations for various regulatory bodies, such FDA and EMA a bonus.

The candidate will report to Principal Scientist, Analytical Sciences.

Skills/Knowledge: MS or PhD in immunology related fields or relevant life science degree. Knowledge of T cell biology a bonus. At least 1-3 years of industry experience in performing multicolor flow cytometry assays. Ability to adapt and function in a dynamic and cross-functional environment. Self-motivated, technically driven, and willing to take on duties outside of general role. Excellent verbal and written abilities, including maintaining an accurate and up-to-date laboratory notebook

The company requires that all new employees be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (except for those who require reasonable accommodations for medical or religious reasons, or as required by applicable law).


flow cytometry, cell therapy, cancer biology, immunophenotyping, t cell, cell culture, assay, city of hope, kite pharma, atara

Top Skills Details:

flow cytometry,cell therapy,cancer biology

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

will be working primarily on the bench performing flow cytometry

Experience Level:

Intermediate Level

If you are interested, please feel free to call us at (909) 347-8994 OR email us your updated resume at

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.