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

Vice President - Clinical Development

Director / Associate Director - Clinical Pharmacokinetics

Senior Research Engineer / Research Engineer – Laboratory Automation

Senior Analyst / Analyst - Financial Planning & Analysis

IT Senior Systems Engineer

Scientists I, II, III - Cancer Immunology

Scientist II, III - Protein Chemistry

Bioinformatics Analyst

Research Associate II - III, Pharmacology/Oncology

Research Associate I, II, or III – Discovery Biology

Software Engineer I - Systems Engineering

Regulatory Submissions Specialist

Research Associate I – Molecular Biology