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Careers & Culture

Life at Poseida

Accelerating What’s Next in Cell and Gene Therapy

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Our Mission

Boldly develop innovative solutions to advance a new class of cell and gene therapies

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The Vision

Redefine therapies and patient outcomes in cancer, genetic diseases and beyond

Values That Guide Us

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Dedicated to patients

We are passionate about the potentially life-changing impact we could have for patients with cancer and other genetic diseases. From the earliest stages of developing a novel technology to advancing validated programs to the clinic, what we do matters every step of the way.

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Excited by science

When we challenge ourselves to push boundaries and think beyond industry norms, we have the power to translate today’s most innovative technologies into the standard of care of tomorrow.

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Driven to make a difference

Because the field of cell and gene therapy is constantly evolving, we must remain flexible, fluid, and open. We need to be intellectually nimble to address the evolving challenges and tackle some of the most difficult diseases.

Our Culture

At Poseida we are focused on the future possibilities and the impact we can make together.

We are using a combination of gene editing and delivery technologies to advance a new class of cell and gene therapies. Our team thrives on demonstrating new ways of thinking, fostering close collaboration, and holding ourselves to shared values in the pursuit of our vision to redefine patient outcomes. Join us.

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Our technology is made possible by our greatest asset: our employees. We offer competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits for our employees, including:

  • Multiple medical plan options, including HMO, PPO, and HSA
  • Dental, vision, and voluntary insurance
  • Generous vacation, sick time, and company holidays
  • Employee assistance program
  • Company-paid life insurance
  • 401(k) plan matching contributions
  • Employee stock purchase plan
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“I think this is a unique company in that it not

only appreciates daring and creative solutions,

  but acts upon them.”

“I think this is a unique company in

that it not  only appreciates daring

and creative solutions, but acts

upon them.”


Senior Director, Translational Medicine & Biomarkers

Your Career at Poseida Starts Here

Poseida is an equal opportunity employer. We pride ourselves on creating a diverse and inclusive work environment, where team members contribute their unique perspectives to drive collaboration. We are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion as we build a best-in-class team to change the future of medicine.

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