Top Place to Work

We’re proud to have been named a Top Place to Work by The Boston Globe in both 2019 and 2018. Based on the results of an employee survey, we were ranked first among small biotech companies in Massachusetts. Learn more about our culture here.

Our Vision

Our Mission

To be a breakthrough oncology company creating neoantigen-based therapeutics to significantly improve patients’ lives.

Core Values

At Neon Therapeutics, our core values drive our actions every day.


Urgently develop life-changing medicines






Build Neon to last


Leave the comfort zone
Create the future



Working at Neon Therapeutics

How would we describe our culture? Here's what our people have to say:

“At Neon, we are motivated by the knowledge that our therapeutic approach is going to have a profound effect on the lives of cancer patients. Proud to be a Neonite!”

Divya Lenkala, Associate Scientist

“Working at Neon has been one of the best experiences I have ever been a part of; we work hard, have fun and try to make a difference in patients’ lives.”

Scott White,
Associate Director, Supply Operations

“At Neon, we have a diverse team with diverse skills and diverse focuses, but with a common guiding compass – our core values. We live them every day, starting with our focus on urgently helping patients.”

Vikram Juneja,
Associate Director, Cancer Immunology/Select Group

“Career opportunities are rare where you can be part of a team that is translating cutting-edge scientific insights directly into helping patients. Neon is one of those opportunities.”

Zach Taylor, Senior Director, Business Development and Strategy

“I am proud to work alongside so many honest, hardworking and collaborative scientists who are all generating innovative science for the field of immunology.”

Jamie Thomas, Immune Monitoring Co-op

Current Opportunities

If you are ready for the next step in your career and want to work on cutting-edge science in a dynamic, fun environment, please explore our open positions. To apply, please send your resume to In the subject line please note the position for which you are applying.

Scientist/Senior Scientist, Cancer Immunology
Research Associate/Senior Research Associate, T cell Immunology
Research Associate, T cell Immunology
Scientist / Senior Scientist, Translational Immunology
Research Associate/Sr. Research Associate, Molecular Immunology
Senior Research Associate, Biochemistry
Scientist / Senior Scientist, T cell Immunology

Neon Therapeutics is committed to equal employment opportunity. All applicants must have authorization to work in the U.S.