Careers at Adaptimmune

Careers at Adaptimmune

As a world leader in T-cell therapeutics for oncology, Adaptimmune is looking to add more brilliant minds to the team.

We’re at the forefront of immunotherapy research

Fifteen years ago, Adaptimmune scientists began to uncover the mysteries behind how immune cells recognize human disease. Today, the company has applied this expertise to build a superior proprietary T-cell engineering platform that enables the company to overcome the common challenges of reprogramming the immune system to reverse disease processes.


Module Image

Medical and Dental Plans

Module Image

Paid Holidays

Module Image

Social Activities

Module Image

Family Leave

Module Image

Training and Development

Values We Embrace

  • Integrity
  • Responsibility
  • Scientific excellence
  • Confidentiality
  • Respect
  • Creativity
  • Flexibility
  • Transparency
  • Collaboration
Module Image

“I’m excited for the next wave of growth in our company which will be driven by our proprietary platform, next-gen products, and R&D efforts.”

Jaimin Shah
Deputy General Counsel, Legal

Module Image

“There are lots of things I like about working at Adaptimmune! I love the people that I have met – some lifelong friends. It makes a real difference coming in every morning and seeing friendly faces, and working as part of a fun and helpful team.”

Vicki Jefferson
Scientist, Cell Pipeline & Preclinical

Module Image

“What makes Adaptimmune unique is that we are on the forefront of pioneer science, making a difference in cancer patients’ lives on a daily basis.”

Bill Bertrand
Chief Operating Officer

Module Image

Working at Adaptimmune is not a career, it’s a purpose. I am surrounded by intelligent and inspiring individuals working towards the same goal, in an environment that not only allows me to learn and grow, but also feel appreciated for my contributions.”

Cat Brandon
Senior Executive Assistant

Module Image

“The best thing about working at Adaptimmune is collaborating with internal and external stakeholders to bring hope and the promise of a novel TCR T-cell therapy to people with cancer who currently have limited treatment options for their disease. “

Kimberly Freeman
VP, Commercial Planning

Module Image

“The positive clinical data, the constant innovation and search for solutions to improve our technology brings excitement to this ever adapting company's future.”

Joao Vieira
Group Leader, Protein Science

Module Image

“I find the opportunity to contribute to such an important area, in a company focused on transforming the lives of people with cancer, to be professionally motivating and personally rewarding.”

Ann Mellott
Environmental Health and Safety Manager

Module Image

“One of the things I like about Adaptimmune is the company ethos and also the openness and ability to develop outside of your role to expand knowledge and confidence.”

Phillipa Casbon
Corporate EA & UK Support Team Leader

Module Image

“We have one of the best teams in the industry. Developing cell therapies for treatment of solid tumors is not an easy trail to blaze, but we have the determination and expertise to succeed. That will make a big difference for cancer patients who have few alternative treatment options.”

Paul Stead
VP, Business Development

Candidate notice

Please review the Adaptimmune Privacy Notice and consent form prior to submitting your application.

If you do not agree to the Privacy Notice please do not submit your details to Adaptimmune or apply for a role with us.   

Please ensure you answer the consent question within the application.  If you do not consent to your details being stored we will need to delete your details from the system and will not be able to progress your application. 

Your Consent

By continuing with and submitting your application, you are agreeing to the following:

  1. You have read and understood the statements made in the consent form and the ways in which your personal data will be stored and processed;
  2. To the storing and processing of your personal information by Adaptimmune, members of the Adaptimmune group of companies and third parties working on behalf of Adaptimmune as set out in the consent form:
  3. To the storing and processing of your personal information outside of the European Union and to the transfer of personal information between the EU and the United States;
  4. To the storing of personal information for the periods set out in the Privacy Notice;
  5. You understand that you can withdraw your consent at any time.

Global Opportunities