Intern, Scientific Liaison

Adaptive Biotechnologies
Job Location
1551 Eastlake Ave E, Ste. 200
Seattle, WA 98102
Job Description


At Adaptive, we place great value and investment in our interns and strive to ensure you receive a learning experience that fits your career goals through full immersion in an innovative and exciting field. As an intern, you will gain up to 12 weeks of unparalleled exposure to challenging, cutting-edge projects that offer you a substantial advantage in your future career.

We offer the opportunity to blend your academic training with real-world experience to further your development in an exciting, dynamic setting. You will also learn how to work in a professional environment and have ample opportunity to partner with department leaders and other key professionals in the industry.



  • How NGS-based immunosequencing is revolutionizing research in immuno-oncology and other fields
  • Familiarity with the latest pending and published NGS-based immunosequencing data and analysis
  • Discuss the latest immunosequencing projects directly with important academic research labs across the country
  • Web publishing for academic publications


  • Enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate course of study at an accredited university focused on the biological sciences (or equivalent training)
  • Comfortable with standard office computer programs and internet use
  • Reliable daily transportation to and from the Adaptive Biotechnologies office in Seattle, WA


  • Graduate student with experience working in a top-tier academic research immunology lab
  • Experience with current trends in immunology research and familiarity with published literature in the field
  • Understanding of next-generation sequencing workflows and the role of genomic sequencing in advancing immunological research
  • Familiarity with web publishing interfaces and basic HTML coding

Key Skills & Abilities

  • Self-starter: Identifies solutions to problems with limited supervision
  • Enthusiastic and comfortable speaking with research customers to discuss their projects
  • Team player: Excited to get to know and work with a wide variety of people and personalities across functions
How to Apply

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About Our Organization

ARE YOU ADAPTIVE? We’re driving groundbreaking research in cancer and other immune-mediated diseases that translates into novel clinical diagnostics and innovative therapeutics. We are at the forefront of immune-based discoveries, transforming the future state of health through our disruptive, proprietary immunosequencing technology. With strong financial footing and rapid growth, we are looking for the brightest, most passionate and collaborative innovators to join us.

At Adaptive, you'll be challenged, you'll be inspired, and you'll be proud to be part of an innovative organization making a real impact on improving the quality of life globally. No matter what your role is, you'll find a diverse, team-driven, fun culture where your contributions truly count. #BeingAdaptive

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