Jobs

On the Job Search? On this page, we’ll be posting open positions at local companies that are currently recruiting. Check back often, as we’ll continually update this page.

While we post new jobs that are sent our way, it is often difficult to keep track if the jobs are still available. Thus, some positions may no longer be open. Please inquire with the specified link or contact information.

University of Calgary (multiple positions)
Midwestern University, Illinois
STEMCELL Technologies (multiple positions)
Aspect Biosystems (multiple positions)
AbCellera (multiple positions)
BC Genome Science Centre (multiple positions)

See also the Postdoctoral Fellows Office career opportunities page for more job openings.


April 2021. University of Calgary

University of Calgary has new tenure track faculty positions in various fields, including Applied Data Science, Indigenous Science, Black Canadian Literature, Building Science in Architecture, Growth and Development, and Sport and Physical Activity. See the list of positions available here. (Filter by Type: select ‘Academic’)


April 2021. Midwestern University, Illinois

The Department of Pharmacology at Midwestern University, Downers Grove, IL, invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. Applicants must possess a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in pharmacology or a closely related field, at least two years of post-doctoral experience, and a commitment to excellence in teaching and research. For more details please visit this link.

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April 2021. STEMCELL Technologies Centre

STEMCELL Technologies is currently looking to fill a few positions. For more information, click the links below

Job Title: Scientific Recruiter
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
Scientific Recruiters work in partnership with STEMCELL hiring managers and the Talent Acquisition Team to source, attract and hire PhD, scientific and technical talent. This role is an active contributor in strengthening our employer brand and fueling our growth as a company. Our team is directly involved in outreach activities such as career fairs and scientific conferences to serve as an ambassador for scientific careers at STEMCELL. For more details please visit this link

Job Title: Scientist/Engineer specializing in matrix biology
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
This position will be responsible for the development, testing and analysis of biomaterial surfaces, substrates and matrices that support cell culture and tissue regeneration. As an in-house expert in developing synthetic and novel reagents for cell culture and tissue engineering, the work of this Scientist/ Engineer will include the development of new products, testing of existing products and evaluation of competing products. For more details please visit this link

Job Title: Product Manager, Immunology
Geo location expected: Burnaby, BC
In this role, you will develop and support the global product line strategy for our immunology portfolio, which includes cell separation reagents and instruments, cell culture media, and other new technologies under development to support key growing areas of research (e.g. immuno-oncology, cell therapy and infectious disease research). You will provide market leadership in the development of innovative products, and manage the day-to-day operations of your portfolio to drive growth and profitability. This role involves a high degree of interaction and collaboration across departments, and with customers and external partners around the world. For more details please visit this link

For more information: https://jobs.stemcell.com/search-jobs

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April 2021. Aspect Biosystems

Aspect Biosystems is currently looking to fill multiple positions. For more information, click the links below or contact careers@aspectbiosystems.com

Job Title: Research Scientist – In Vivo
Part time/full time: Full Time
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
We are seeking a passionate and collaborative Research Scientist to join our multi-disciplinary R&D team. This role will involve taking significant ownership over the design, implementation, and analysis of our animal studies aimed at assessing our 3D bioprinted tissue. You should have a passion for driving high-impact projects and are expected to make major scientific in vivo and laboratory-based contributions to the research goals of our life-saving therapeutic programs. For more details please visit this link

Job Title: Research Engineer – Tissue Vascularization
Part time/full time: Full Time
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
We are seeking a talented and motivated Research Engineer to join our multidisciplinary R&D team dedicated to driving our therapeutic portfolio from discovery stage through scaleup to clinical manufacturing. You will take significant ownership over the strategic design and fabrication of bioprinted therapeutics created by our 3D bioprinting technology, as well as the tissue vascularization aspects of our in vivo programs. With a passion for driving high-impact projects, you will make major scientific laboratory-based contributions to the research goals of our life-saving therapeutic programs. This includes planning and performing lab experiments, analyzing data, and presenting the result to a diverse audience. For more details please visit this link

Job Title: Research Scientist – Muscle Tissue Engineering
Part time/full time: Full Time
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
We are seeking a talented and motivated Research Scientist to join our multi-disciplinary R&D team. This role will involve taking significant ownership over the strategic design and development of our 3D bioprinted skeletal muscle model. You should have a passion for driving high-impact projects and are expected to make major scientific, laboratory-based contributions to the research goals of our life-saving tissue programs. You will work closely with a team of cell biologists, biomaterials experts and engineers, along with senior management, to develop functional bioprinted muscle tissues and transform the way we develop therapeutics to treat disease. For more details please visit this link

Job Title: Patent Analyst
Part time/full time: Full Time
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
We are looking for a Patent Analyst to play a vital role in the strategic expansion of our intellectual property portfolio and associated technology stack. To be successful in this role, you will use your strong scientific and technical writing background to identify and assess the patentability of the inventions generated by our diverse team of internal innovators as well as with our Discovery Ecosystem (external partners). You will do this by performing in-depth IP assessments for both our internal and Discovery Ecosystem’s intellectual property and lead the drafting of new provisional patent applications. This work is essential to support the strategic development of our broad and exciting IP portfolio so we can continue to strengthen our position as the industry leader in 3D bioprinting. For more details please visit this link

Job Title: Biomaterials Scientist – Immunology
Part time/full time: Full Time
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
As a Biomaterials Scientist, you will be valued member of a multidisciplinary R&D team focused on the development of cell-based implantable tissue therapeutics from discovery stage through scale up to clinical manufacturing. This role will involve taking significant ownership over the design, generation, and testing of biomaterials customized for bioprinting therapeutic cells in tissue devices optimized for transplantation. By working closely with our team of scientists and engineers, along with senior management, you will play a central role in the development of material strategy solutions for bioprinted tissue therapeutics. For more details please visit this link

Job Title: Research Scientist – Immunology
Part time/full time: Full Time
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
We are looking for an immunologist with a passion for innovation to develop bioprinted tissue implants for the treatment of metabolic diseases. You will have a passion for driving high-impact projects and are expected to make major scientific laboratory-based contributions to the research goals of our life-saving therapeutic programs. In your role you will be responsible for completing and advising on the immunology aspects of our bioprinted therapeutic programs. This includes planning and performing lab experiments, analyzing data, and presenting the results to a diverse audience. For more details please visit this link

Job Title: Machine Learning Engineer
Part time/full time: Full Time
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
As our Machine Learning Engineer, you will be a critical participant in planning the strategic direction and implementation of ML technology within Aspect’s products. You will drive execution of the data strategy and develop commercial software from proof of concept to product release. This is a unique opportunity to join a small team in a hyper-growth company and have a large impact on the company and its vision. For more details please visit this link

Contact info: careers@aspectbiosystems.com

April 2021. AbCellera

AbCellera is currently looking to fill multiple positions. For more information, click the links below or view https://www.abcellera.com/careers/openings 

Job Title: Bioinformatician
Part time/full time: Full Time
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
We are seeking an experienced Bioinformatician who can build and grow with us – an expert multitasker who loves finding order in large datasets from complex experimental pipelines. If you’re self-motivated, creative, and thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment, we would love to hear from you. This is an exciting opportunity to join one of Canada’s most innovative biotech companies and to contribute to our cutting-edge research on antibody engineering, advanced mammalian cell systems, and molecular research supporting the discovery of novel monoclonal antibodies for therapeutic use. For more details please visit this link

Job Title: Business Development Analyst
Part time/full time: Full Time
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
Our Business Development team is growing. As part of a rapidly expanding business, we’re looking for an outstanding individual who can help us support the expansion of our business development activities. The Business Development Analyst will have a key role in supporting business development activities by identifying and researching key areas for growth and working in closely on various aspects of business developments for our partnership business. As part of a leading and highly innovative company, successful candidates will report to the Head of Business Development and will work closely with various teams. Successful applicants are also expected to be travelling internationally occasionally. For more details please visit this link

Job Title: Training & Development Specialist
Part time/full time: Full Time
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC
We’re looking for a Training & Development Specialist to support our employee onboarding and learning initiatives, including the launch of our first learning management system. As we grow, we see the need for the implementation of creative training events and educational programs that can help our team members reach their fullest potential. If you’re passionate about life sciences and learning, you thrive in a fast-paced environment with multiple competing priorities, and you’re supremely organized, we’d love to hear from you. For more details please visit this link

As well as Research Scientist positions in Antibody Expression, Biochemistry, Functional Assay, Media R&D and many more!

For more information: https://www.abcellera.com/careers/openings

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April 2021. The BC Genome Science Centre

The BC Genome Science Centre is currently looking to fill multiple positions. For more information, click the links below or view https://www.bcgsc.ca/careers

Job Title: Knowledge Translation Coordinator
Part time/full time: Full Time
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC

Are you an excellent communicator with passion for science and technology? Do you have a knack for creative writing and design, with an eye on detail? Can you translate technical language and jargon for non-scientific audiences? The GSC is looking to add a Knowledge Translation Coordinator to its Knowledge Translation team. Reporting to the Head of Knowledge Translation, this position will support the development of materials, activities and events that help communicate the GSC’s research projects, collaborations and innovations to a variety of audiences, both scientifically literate and not. For more details please visit this link (under the respective job title)

Job Title: Research Associate
Part time/full time: Full Time
Geo location expected: Vancouver, BC

Canada’s Michael Smith Genome Sciences (GSC) at BC Cancer is looking for a Research Associate to work within the Technology Development Group (Biochemistry), to assess or develop new technologies that will continue to propel the GSC forward at the leading edge of science. Such work may, for example, include the evaluation of leading technologies that emerge in the marketplace, and the development of novel genomic technologies, such as those that support large-scale provincial and national projects, including BC Cancer’s Personalized OncoGenomics program, the Terry Fox Research Institute (TFRI) PROFYLE project and the TFRI-led Marathon of Hope Cancer Centres Network—a major federal initiative co-developed with GSC involvement to accelerate the adoption of cancer precision medicine in Canada. For more details please visit this link (under the respective job title)

As well as Post-doctoral Fellow positions in Immunogenomics, and Gastrointestinal Cancers.

For more information: https://www.bcgsc.ca/careers

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