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Sr. Training Specialist

Permanent employee, Full-time · Houston (TX)

We are currently seeking a Full Time Sr. Training Specialist to support our US CMC GMP team. This position will work in Houston, Texas and will report to the Associate Training Manager.
The primary purpose of the position is to provide classroom, hands on aseptic and technical training, and coaching for new and existing CMC-GMP personnel. 
Your mission
The essential functions of this position will include but are not limited to the following tasks:
  • Facilitates GMP onboarding and training activities for Manufacturing Associate personnel including but not limited to sterile gowning, aseptic processing, and good documentation practices. 
  • Performs GMP facility specific training including observation and hands-on activities. 
  • Maintains accurate documentation of training activities. 
  • Participates in the creation and review of SOPs and Working Instruction documents. 
  • Functions as a subject matter expert for all critical manufacturing equipment and software. 
  • Assess trainee competency and provide feedback to trainee and Manager. 
  • Liaison with Manager to identify technical training needs and expectations. Monitor and share progress and outcomes. 
  • Assess training programs for continuous improvement, error reduction, and increased operator aseptic and process knowledge and skill. 
  • Support investigations, CAPAs, and change controls related to training. 
  • Trains CMC-GMP personnel on patient PBMC isolations in support of immunomonitoring assays. 
  • Participates in the bi-annual GMP Aseptic Process Validation. 
  • Maintains reagents and supply inventory for training activities
Your profile
 The required qualifications for this position include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Bachelors or Masters in biology or related science field 
  • Four (4) years of experience in a pharmaceutical, biotechnology, or academic environment involved in T-cell culture, preferably in a cGMP setting. 
  • Knowledge of GxPs and other requirements for cell therapy production. 
Why us?
We are a committed and inspired company and cherish the collegial, highly motivated and family-friendly atmosphere within Immatics. Our culture allows for a high level of originality, independent thinking, and initiative. We believe in supporting our employees’ professional and social skills. In addition, we offer: 
  • Competitive Total Rewards package
    1. Base Salary 
    2. Annual Bonus 
  • Stock Options – based on position level 
  • 401K plan with company match 
  • Generous Holiday Time 
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) for ALL EMPLOYEES regardless of position level
  • Full Benefits
    1. Health Insurance 
    2. Dental/Vision insurance  
    3. Short-Term and Long-Term Disability 
    4. Other voluntary insurance (Pet, Legal Shield Identity Theft Protection, Travel Assistant, Accidental Injury and Critical Illness,)
    5. Family Medical Leave
    6. Parental Leave 
    7. Employee Assistance Program
  • Life Insurance policy 
  • Additional Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Personal time with the CEO in your first 30 days 
  • Collaborative and family environment
  • Monthly Site meetings with fun team building events
  • Participation in the annual Houston BioChili Cookoff 
  • Themed Holiday party 
  • Social Community Outreach participation 
  • Development training and planning 
  • Various committees to foster collaboration and involvement within Immatics 
  • Hybrid work schedules (based on position need and supervisor’s approval)
Recruitment is managed through Immatics US’ Human Resources department. Resumes will only be accepted from staffing agency/recruiters if there is a signed contract in place. Recruiters are requested to not contact our hiring managers or employees directly to inquire about open positions or to present candidates. In the event a staffing agency/third-party recruiter submits a resume without a contract in place, the candidate submitted will be considered unsolicited and treated as if the candidate submitted their resume directly to Immatics US, and no fee/payment will be paid. Recruiters interested in working with Immatics US can submit their information to, and we will contact you if needed. 
Immatics values diversity and inclusion. Immatics N.V. and all Immatics subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.
About Us
Immatics combines the discovery of true targets for cancer immunotherapies with the development of the right T cell receptors with the goal of enabling a robust and specific T cell response against these targets.

This deep know-how is the foundation for our pipeline of Adoptive Cell Therapies and TCR Bispecifics as well as our partnerships with global leaders in the pharmaceutical industry. We are committed to delivering the power of T cells and to unlocking new avenues for patients in their fight against cancer.