Research Associate II, Flow Cytometry

Job Details
Closing Date: 2019-01-16
Institution: The Antigen Map
Keyword Names: Industry: R&D
Line 1: The Antigen Map
City: Seattle
Country: United States

Job Description

Research Associate II, Flow Cytometry

The Antigen Map, Seattle, USA

Position Overview

The Antigen Map is a collaborative project between Adaptive Biotechnologies and Microsoft which will use immune sequencing coupled with machine learning to decode the relationship between a T cell receptor sequence and its antigen specificity.  As a member of the Antigen Map Production Lab, you will be directly responsible for generating the samples required to generate this TCR-Antigen Map.    


  • Execute cell sorting operations
  • Work with peers to coordinate daily activities
  • Support maintenance of flow cytometers
  • Maintain stock of reagents and materials in flow cytometry facility as needed
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s Degree in a biological science
  • At least two years of experience executing in multiparametric flow cytometry; hands-on cell sorting experience strongly preferred
  • Prior experience working to Standard Operating Procedures and documenting batch records desirable
  • Prior experience at a biotechnology or biopharmaceutical company preferred; previous role in a high-throughput, production or CLIA lab beneficial
  • Exceptional organizational skills, attention to detail and ability to meet defined deadlines
  • Willingness to work shifted schedule, if necessary, a plus

ARE YOU ADAPTIVE? We’re driving groundbreaking research in cancer and other immune-mediated diseases that translates into novel clinical diagnostics and innovative therapeutics. We are at the forefront of immune-based discoveries, transforming the future state of health through our disruptive, proprietary immunosequencing technology. With strong financial footing and rapid growth, we are looking for the brightest, most passionate and collaborative innovators to join us.

At Adaptive, you'll be challenged, you'll be inspired, and you'll be proud to be part of an innovative organization making a real impact on improving the quality of life globally. No matter what your role is, you'll find a diverse, team-driven, fun culture where your contributions truly count. #BeingAdaptive

Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Excellent benefits package including employer paid medical, dental, vision, vacations and holidays for eligible positions.