Join us in developing transformational products for patients in the fight against cancer and immune mediated diseases.

NexImmune is an early stage biotech company developing unique products that harness the power of the natural immune system to treat cancer and other life-threatening diseases. We are seeking highly skilled and motivated individuals to join an entrepreneurial team of experienced professionals dedicated to science, patients and addressing diseases with significant unmet need.  We are uncompromising in our commitment to shared values, a strong work ethic, respect for individuals, and a healthy work/life balance.  The Company focuses on setting clear expectations, empowering people to succeed, and rewarding results.

Benefits include competitive salaries, a 401k retirement plan, health and dental plans, paid vacation (in addition to paid holidays), and opportunities to participate in equity ownership.

NexImmune is an equal opportunity employer and employment decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class.

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  • Associate Director, Nano-particle Platform Development

    NexImmune Inc.
    Gaithersburg, Maryland
    www.neximmune.com


    Department: Preclin Immunotherapy (PCI)
    Reports To: VP
    Status: Full Time/Exempt


    Position Summary:

    The Associate Director of Nanoparticle Platform Development will work closely with the VP Preclinical. Immunotherapy and Platform Development to translate and direct the company’s research strategy. He/she is expected to build and lead a small group dedicated to the development of a polymer based nanoparticle (aAPC) that is the basis of our AIM 101 product, a direct injectable for treating Cancer, infectious diseases and autoimmune disease. He/she will supervise, direct and train scientists and/or RA’s in the Platform Development group, regarding laboratory skills, notebook recording/maintenance, and writing of reports in acceptable scientific format’s). He/she will be involved in data analysis and interpretation writing and implementing SOP’s, helping with Tech transfer to CMO’s, developing new IP and preparing IND documents, thereby working closely with the Director of Manufacturing and Technical Operations and the Manager, Regulatory Operations.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Building and leading a small group for nanoparticle development for broad clinical application
    • Establish and execute plans
    • Supervise RA’s and Scientist’s.
    • Train and direct new hires in the Platform Development Department
    • Design and implement new nanoparticles aligned to the research strategies
    • Input in research strategies
    • Develop and characterize new nanoparticle formulations
    • Produce research grade AIM ACT particles for evaluation and testing of new protein ligands and aAPC compositions
    • Write reports, protocols, and SOP’s
    • Assist the VP Preclin. Immunotherapy and Platform Development during Tech transfer and IND submission
    • Being a member of the Research Review Committee

    Responsibility:

    • Supervisory: Yes
    • Travel: Yes, minimal

    Education and Experience:

    • M.S. or Ph.D. in Life science (Bio- or Chemical-Engineering, Biochemistry, or related field)
    • Experience in protein coupling
    • Experience working with nano-particles
    • Experience with DLS
    • Experiences with ELISA and other plate reader assays
    • Experience performing FPLC and HPLC analysis
    • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, and Power Point
    • Experience in Biotech Industry

    Desired Key Competencies:

    • Extensive Experience and knowledge of development of polymer based nanoformulations, targeted nanotherapeutics and device combinations for the delivery of antibodies, proteins and peptides
    • Able to build and lead teams
    • Design and synthesize novel biodegradable polycarbonate polymers for the delivery of anticancer drugs
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Self-motivated and independently minded
    • Positive interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with individuals from a variety of levels and function
    • Self-organizer, meticulous hands-on habits, keen attention to detail
    • Strong quantitative and analytical skills
    • Strong background in Cancer Immunotherapy
    • Responsive, can-do attitude
    • Can coordinate parallel tasks across multiple projects, demonstrating prioritization
    • Ability to quickly adapt to a rapidly changing environment and demands
    • Ability to interpret and effectively execute upon a variety of instructions provided in written, oral, diagram or schedule formats.

    Qualified, interested candidates should send a resume to: admin@neximmune.com

  • Scientist/Sr. Scientist Cell Biology/Immunotherapy

    NexImmune Inc.
    Gaithersburg, Maryland
    www.neximmune.com


    Department: Preclin Immunotherapy (PCI)
    Reports To: VP
    Status: Full Time/Exempt


    Position Summary:

    The Associate Director of Nanoparticle Platform Development will work closely with the VP Preclinical. Immunotherapy and Platform Development to translate and direct the company’s research strategy. He/she is expected to build and lead a small group dedicated to the development of a polymer based nanoparticle (aAPC) that is the basis of our AIM 101 product, a direct injectable for treating Cancer, infectious diseases and autoimmune disease. He/she will supervise, direct and train scientists and/or RA’s in the Platform Development group, regarding laboratory skills, notebook recording/maintenance, and writing of reports in acceptable scientific format’s). He/she will be involved in data analysis and interpretation writing and implementing SOP’s, helping with Tech transfer to CMO’s, developing new IP and preparing IND documents, thereby working closely with the Director of Manufacturing and Technical Operations and the Manager, Regulatory Operations.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • T cell cloning
    • Assay development and validation
    • Isolation and expansion of Antigen-specific T cells
    • FACS analysis
    • Perform Cytokine and killing assays
    • Perform ELISA and protein assays.
    • Order supplies and reagents, maintain inventory records.
    • Write reports, protocols and SOPs.

    Responsibility:

    • Reports to: VP
    • Supervisory: None

    Education and Experience:

    • M.S. or Ph.D. in Life science (Immunology, Biology, Biochemistry, Biochemistry or related field)
    • Experience in Immunology and T cell biology
    • Experience working in mammalian cell culture, sterile techniques.
    • Experience with FACS
    • Experience ELISA and other plate reader assays
    • Experience performing and analyzing RT-PCR experiments.
    • Experience with HPLC, FPLC
    • Experience with animal (mouse) models
    • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

    Desired Key Competencies:

    • Excellent communication skills.
    • Self-motivated and independently minded.
    • Positive interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with individuals from a variety of levels and function.
    • Self-organizer, meticulous hands-on habits, keen attention to detail.
    • Strong quantitative and analytical skills.
    • Responsive, can-do attitude.
    • Can coordinate parallel tasks across multiple projects, demonstrating prioritization.
    • Ability to quickly adapt to a rapidly changing environment and demands.
    • Ability to interpret and effectively execute upon a variety of instructions provided in written, oral, diagram or schedule formats.

    Qualified, interested candidates should send a resume to: admin@neximmune.com