Careers

Join our team building next generation immunotherapies.

F-star has a fantastic team of innovation focussed scientists, researchers and other specialists working together to develop next generation multispecific antibody therapeutics so more people with cancer and other serious diseases can live longer and improved lives.

We foster creativity, leadership and teamwork. 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

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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)

Our strong company culture fuels our collective focus on achieving our goals for patients and our partners. Our values are:
F-Star Values: Tenacity, Ingenuity, Collaboration, Community, Agility

Working at F-star

We’re looking for high performing, talented and ambitious individuals to grow our team. We offer a flexible, collaborative, and inclusive working environment which empowers our teams to successfully contribute towards transforming the lives of patients with serious diseases. Our laboratories and office space are headquartered on the beautiful Babraham Research Campus, in the life science hub of Cambridge, UK.

We reward and recognise exceptional effort and provide opportunities for professional development. We offer an attractive benefits package that includes:

Competitive Salaries
Competitive salaries plus Performance Related Bonus
Life Insurance and Pension
Career Development Opportunities
Comprehensive Medical Insurance
Comprehensive Medical Insurance and Health Cash Plan
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Life Assurance and Pension
Paid Vacation Time and Holidays
Paid Vacation Time and Holidays
Agile and/or Flexible Working
Agile and Flexible Working

Join our team building next generation immunotherapies.

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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.