With four programs in the clinic and more in discovery, F-star has a fantastic team of scientists, researchers and other specialists working together to develop next generation immunotherapies.
We foster creativity, leadership and teamwork across our teams in the US and Europe. Agility, flexibility and collaboration are our hallmarks, and we aim to empower our people to make decisions and contribute positively to our goals. We also offer a supportive environment for colleagues to learn from each other, tackle challenges together and celebrate our achievements.
At F-Star people have the opportunity to develop and advance at the company beyond their original role if they show the passion and the motivation to do so.
Raffaella Giambalvo, Scientist
(joined F-star as Research Associate, 2016)
I think the ‘we’re in this together’ attitude coupled with the determination to get first class medicines to patients is what really drives me and makes the work so rewarding!
Matthew Lakins, Ph.D., Senior Principal Scientist
(joined F-star as Scientist, 2015)
I love that our work will ultimately help patients in the fight against cancer. That makes our work meaningful. I like brainstorming ideas and empowering my team to make decisions.
Christel Veyssier, Director, Protein Sciences
(joined F-star as Senior Scientist, 2017)
F-star enables us to have impact by empowering and trusting in the individual ability of each team member. We have a team-spirited, inclusive environment where I can be myself.
Swetang Khambhatwala, Associate Director, Clinical Operations
(joined F-star as Senior Clinical Trial Manager, 2021)
Our strong company culture fuels our collective focus on achieving our goals for patients and our partners. Our values are:
Working at F-Star
We’re looking for high performing, talented and ambitious individuals to grow our team. We’re a global company offering a flexible, collaborative and inclusive working environment. As one of our people, you’ll have the technology, facilities and trust to contribute successfully as we work together to transform the lives of patients with cancer.
We reward and recognize exceptional effort and provide opportunities for professional development. We offer an attractive benefits package that includes:
Competitive Salaries, Performance-related Bonus
Long Term Incentive Plans (LTIs)
Comprehensive Medical Insurance
Life Insurance and Pension
Paid Vacation Time and Holidays
Agile and/or Flexible Working
Please note F-Star complies with all applicable state and federal laws regarding the use and/or non-use of criminal background checks and/or criminal histories.
UK Applicants: As part of our compliance in relation to the General Data Protection Regulations 2018 (GDPR) please read our “Candidate Privacy Notice”. Please be assured that any application will be managed in accordance with this Notice.
EOE Statement: F-star is an Equal Opportunity Employer. By embracing diverse skills, perspectives, and ideas, we choose to lead. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, national origin, sex, age, gender identity, disability, sexual orientation, military service, genetic information, and/or other status protected under law. We ensure that qualified individuals with a disability are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.