A position at Five Prime is more than just a job; it’s an opportunity to join a group of entrepreneurial employees committed to developing innovative protein therapeutics that can improve the lives of patients. We seek candidates who value scientific innovation, entrepreneurial spirit and teamwork.

We are actively recruiting for a variety of positions throughout the company and welcome inquiries from people who want to help bring the next generation of biologics to the medical community and the world’s patients.  In addition to email, we can be reached at:

Five Prime Therapeutics, Inc. 
Attn: Recruiting Coordinator
Two Corporate Drive
South San Francisco, CA 94080

Notice to Recruiters and Agencies

We prefer to first recruit candidates directly, rather than through a third-party recruiter or agency. Blinded CVs and resumes of qualified candidates will be reviewed and considered for advertised positions only, with follow-up initiated by us. In the case of candidate(s) submitted or presented to us by a recruiter or agency without a signed agreement, we explicitly reserve the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.

Current Opportunities

Development Sciences

Director, Cell Culture Bioprocess Development

Scientist II-III, Analytical Development

Scientist I-II, Cell Line and Cell Culture, Process Development

Process Engineer / Senior Process Engineer, Cell Culture Bioprocess Development

Research Associate / Senior Research Specialist, Formulation

Research Associate / Senior Research Specialist, Process Development

Research Associate II-III, Analytical Development

Research Associate, Pharmacology

Clinical Development

Associate Director, Clinical Operations

Senior Manager / Associate Director, Regulatory Affairs

Clinical Trial Manager II

Business Operations

Senior Accountant, Finance

Quality Assurance Specialist

Software Engineer I, Systems Engineering