Career Opportunities

Gritstone is a mission-driven organization with a goal of eradicating diseases through the development of next generation immunotherapies. We value and foster a culture of collaboration, discovery and passion. Join our team.


Why Join?

  • To join Gritstone is to join a team of passionate people. We are relentlessly dedicated to bringing novel immunotherapies to patients in need.
  • Gritstone provides opportunities to learn and grow in a dynamic and evolving environment.
  • We spark innovation through collaboration with teams of diverse backgrounds.
  • Work with cutting edge science and technologies to take your career to the next level.
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What you can expect at Gritstone

At Gritstone, we embrace and leverage each other’s differences as strengths to push us forward in our mission. Our work environment is intentionally diverse in thoughts, experiences and backgrounds. Our can-do attitude, respect for one another and passion for science fosters our culture which values collaboration, discovery, and diversity.

  • We are guided by science and make decisions based on data. This fosters an agile work environment of inclusive and flexible team players.
  • At Gritstone we are supportive of innovation and growth opportunities for each and every employee.

Be sure to wear your sneakers on your first day, you will start off running!
-Jeni Fernando
Gritstone has provided the environment to flourish both personally and professionally. The opportunity to work and learn from colleagues with different expertise has been rewarding in ways we would not have expected. We come to work with a smile because we get to interact with a fantastic group of people.
-Amy & Laura

Notice to Candidates: Recruitment Fraud Alert
Gritstone bio, Inc. (“Gritstone”) has been made aware that fictitious job opportunities have been developed and advertised.  The fictitious jobs may be advertised on employment-search websites, and prospective employees may be asked to share their personal and financial information, provide copies of their government-issued identification, and/or send money for application fees, processing charges or work permits.


Important information for job seekers:
  • Gritstone has a formal application process and we do not request interviews via text messaging, online or social media platforms (such as RingCentral, Google Hangout, Skype or WhatsApp).
  • We will never request money for the opportunity to apply or work for Gritstone, nor do we require sharing of tax forms, bank account or credit card information as part of our recruiting process.
  • Gritstone posts all legitimate job openings on this page. You may come across job postings on various job boards. For your safety, please verify a role exists and apply directly on our website. You can trust job listings from our applicant tracking system, JobVite.
  • Official email communications from a Gritstone employee will only come from a domain.
  • Report a potential job scam or fraudulent offer to the FBI via the Internet Crime Complaint Center at
  • Report a potential job scam or fraudulent offer to the FTC via
  • If you may have provided any personal or other sensitive information as part of a fraudulent process, report the identity theft via


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Gritstone is committed to equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and applicants without regard to a person’s race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.

Gritstone does not accept unsolicited resumes from applicants, recruiters or agencies and we will not be responsible for any fees related to resumes that are unsolicited. We manage all recruitment through our Talent Acquisition team – please do not contact hiring managers directly. If you are interested in applying for a position, please apply via the link listed above.