Research and Development Career Opportunities

Cutting-edge innovation will help fuel better cancer care, today and tomorrow. The Research and Development team at Foundation Medicine is relentless in that pursuit of a richer science. Leveraging scientific insights through software, we help transform cancer care with one significant advantage: access to one of the largest genomic databases in the world.

Discover your curiosity and passion for life-changing science with us.

Shirt, Face, Head, Person, Smile, Dress Shirt, Long Sleeve, Adult, Male, Man

 

Lucas Dennis, PhD, Senior Vice President, Head of Research and Development

Lucas Dennis, PhD, is Senior Vice President, Head of Research and Development at Foundation Medicine. In his role, Dennis oversees early-stage research, computational discovery and diagnostic product development and is responsible for ensuring the advancement of the company’s cancer diagnostic portfolio.

Current Open Roles on the Team:

 

Sr Research Associate, Assay Development ctDNA-Cancer Genomics 102922 Boston Massachusetts United States 400 Summer Street, Boston, Massachusetts, United States R&D About the Job The Senior Research Associate (SRA), Assay Development will work as part of a new product team, focused on improving blood-based cancer diagnostic capabilities in areas such as cancer detection, minimum residual disease, and other r... Full Time
Sr Scientist, Assay Development ctDNA-Cancer Genomics 102832 Boston Massachusetts United States 400 Summer Street, Boston, Massachusetts, United States R&D About the Job The Senior Scientist, Assay Development will work as part of a new product team, focused on improving blood-based cancer diagnostic capabilities in areas such as cancer detection, minimum residual disease, and other related applicat... Full Time
Lead Automation Engineer ctDNA-Research and Early Development 102828 Boston Massachusetts United States 400 Summer Street, Boston, Massachusetts, United States R&D About the Job The Lead Automation Engineer works as part of a new product team, focused on improving blood-based cancer diagnostic capabilities in areas such as cancer detection, minimum residual disease, and other related applications. This team... Full Time
Scientist II, Computational Biology ctDNA-Research and Early Development 102825 Boston Massachusetts United States 400 Summer Street, Boston, Massachusetts, United States R&D About the Job The Scientist II, Computational Biology will work as part of a new product team, focused on improving blood-based cancer diagnostic capabilities in areas such as cancer detection, minimum residual disease, and other related applicat... Full Time
Regulatory Affairs Director Regulatory 102793 Boston Massachusetts United States 400 Summer Street, Boston, Massachusetts, United States R&D About the Job The Regulatory Affairs (RA) Director is responsible for the development and implementation of a comprehensive global regulatory strategy that supports the evolution and enhancement of FMI’s unparalleled global portfolio of assay pro... Full Time
Sr Administrative Partner - New Product Portfolio ctDNA-Cancer Genomics 102782 Boston Massachusetts United States 400 Summer Street, Boston, Massachusetts, United States R&D About the Job The Senior Administrative Partner supports the New Product Portfolio team located in Boston with dedicated executive administration and support in the areas of scheduling and project support, meeting effectiveness, on-site collabora... Full Time
Sr Software Engineer ctDNA-Cancer Genomics 102780 Boston Massachusetts United States 400 Summer Street, Boston, Massachusetts, United States R&D About the Job This position is a member of the Systems sub-team of the Computational Biology, Engineering group. This team is responsible for developing components of, and programmatic interfaces to, the genomics platform and analysis pipeline co... Full Time
Scientist II, Computational Biology Computational Biology 102736 Boston Massachusetts United States 400 Summer Street, Boston, Massachusetts, United States R&D About the Job The Scientist II, Computational Biology on the Computational Biology Team provides computational, bioinformatic and statistical activities to enrich the analytical capabilities of existing products as medical knowledge advances, as ... Full Time
Software Engineer II, WebApps Computational Biology 102722 Boston Massachusetts United States 400 Summer Street, Boston, Massachusetts, United States R&D About the Job The Software Engineer II, Computational Biology (WebApps Team) will work as part of a new product team, focused on improving blood-based cancer diagnostic capabilities in areas such as cancer detection, minimum residual disease, and... Full Time
Principal Scientist, Computational Biology Computational Biology 102720 Boston Massachusetts United States 400 Summer Street, Boston, Massachusetts, United States R&D About the Job The Principal Scientist, Computational Biology leads the development and deployment of computational methods for NGS-based clinical diagnostic assays in our clinical labs. Working as part of a large multidisciplinary team, this role... Full Time
Sr Scientist, Computational Biology Computational Biology 102719 San Diego. Boston California. Massachusetts United States Torreyana Road, San Diego, California, United States. 400 Summer Street, Boston, Massachusetts, United States R&D About the Job The Senior Scientist, Computational Biology on the Computational Biology team provides computational, bioinformatic, and statistical expertise and leadership to enrich the analytical capabilities of existing products, as well as to ... Full Time
Poster, Advertisement, Text, First Aid, Paper, Logo, Symbol, Trademark, Flyer, Brochure

When the Diagnostic Development and Validation (DD&V) Team at Foundation Medicine arrives for work each day, they are stepping into roles that epitomize the company’s value of collaboration. The team operates as a bridge between Product Development and Laboratory Operations through their focus on late-stage product development, validation, and transfer of knowledge. The team’s mission is to ensure that Foundation Medicine’s laboratory tests are safe and effective, enabling important diagnostic insights for partners and patients. Their collaboration with different partners across the company contributes to technical expertise within Foundation Medicine’s design and development process for new and existing products.

Learn more about DD&V here.

If you’re looking for a team at Foundation Medicine with a cross-functional reach, you need not look any further than the Regulatory Affairs team. Operating within our Research and Development (R&D) function, the team serves a critical role as a collaborative, results-driven partner, driving development and supporting the launch of transformational products, as well as influencing the global regulatory and policy environment in which they operate. They offer key insights, strategy, and support to bring our products to market, serving our patients, physicians, and research partners both in the U.S. and in ex-U.S. markets.

 

Learn more about Regulatory Affairs here.

Text, Business Card, Paper
Person, Face, Clothing, Text, Female, People, Box, Woman, Carton, Girl

Interested in other roles at Foundation Medicine? Search below.