If you want to have an impact on the lives of patients with cancer, take a look at Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma Oncology (SDP Oncology). With our diverse pipeline, passionate team, and extensive resources, we offer abundant opportunities to contribute to the transformation of cancer care. We know that every team member, regardless of their role, plays a critical part in advancing research and making a difference in the lives of patients with cancer.
Compounds at every stage of development and trials across numerous indications.
We draw our inspiration from the patients and clinicians who fight cancer every day.
Together, we can accomplish so much more than any of us could do alone.
“I love working here because we’re a small, energetic team with a really interesting pipeline that has a chance to change the way patients with cancer are treated.”
—Cliff Whatcott, Senior Director of Companion Diagnostics and Clinical Biomarkers
“So many lives are affected by cancer. I’m excited to work at Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma Oncology and to be part of a team that strives every day to bring new treatments to patients who need them.”
—Lars Mouritsen, Executive Director, Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs
“There really is something special about this company. Everyone’s on the same page and pulling in the same direction. We work together, we all pitch in, and we collectively thrive on meeting our goals.”
—Jason Foulks, Senior Director of Preclinical Research
“It’s refreshing to work for a company so focused on improving people’s health and well-being. Ever since I was hired, I’ve been working with some of the most passionate, caring individuals in all my career.”
—Andi Groen, Executive Assistant
“One thing I really love about Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma Oncology is our broad pipeline. There are so many compounds to work on and so many ways to make a difference.”
—Natasha Mott, Senior Medical Science Liaison
“The culture here is about empowering individuals to take charge and be self-directed. That makes it a very fulfilling place to work.”
—Prathiksha Oghra, Senior Director, Quality Assurance
“It’s important to me to be part of a company that has a mission I believe in. Working to develop new cancer treatments is something we can all be proud of.”
—Nolan Hsu, Manager, R&D IT
“To me, job satisfaction comes down to the people you work with. There is a really talented team here. I want to come in every day to work with them.”
—Makoto Origuchi, Associate Director, Clinical Scientist
At SDP Oncology, we like to stay engaged. With social events, volunteer opportunities, fitness challenges, and much more, there are plenty of ways for people to connect, during work and beyond.
Past Team Events
Rex Lee Run
Volunteering for the Rex Lee Run is an annual tradition for many of us. Proceeds benefit the Brigham Young University Simmons Center for Cancer Research.
Light the Night Run
We had a great turnout for the Light the Night run to raise funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
Making Blankets for Primary Children’s Hospital
We spread a little warmth last fall by making fleece blankets for patients at Primary Children’s Hospital.
Our teams’ children created quite a buzz at our annual Halloween party.
Happy Hope Factory
Team members got together to fill Happy Hope Bags for the Message of Hope Foundation. The foundation distributes the bags to provide a boost of cheer to hospitalized children in the community.
Harvesting for a Cause
Team members took part in an exciting and meaningful volunteer opportunity through Life Science Cares, a Boston-based organization dedicated to eliminating the impact of poverty on the Boston community.
We’re here for you
At SDP Oncology, we know that a strong investment in our employees promotes a positive work environment. We offer competitive salaries, multiple incentive programs, and a wide range of benefits to attract and retain top talent. Our goal is to make sure every employee is empowered.
Health, Dental, and Vision Plans
We offer excellent health, dental, and vision plans, including the opportunity to set up an HSA or FSA, depending on which option you choose.
Retirement and Financial Security
We’ll help you secure your future with a 401K plan with employer match, life insurance for you and your family, and long- and short-term disability.
We’ll reimburse you for educational expenses directly related to your jobs or your future pursuits within the organization.
We offer generous vacation, holidays, year-end shutdown, flexible sick time, maternity/paternity leave, and adoption assistance.
Programs like identity-theft protection, legal service insurance, critical illness protection, and an employee assistance program help support you when the unexpected occurs.
Upholding Equal Opportunity
In accordance with Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action, SDP Oncology is committed to equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, ancestry, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, military/veteran status, or membership in any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.
“Our team members mean everything. Together, we make SDP Oncology a remarkable place to work. We want to acknowledge that by providing an exceptional set of benefits.”
—Ashley Douglas, Senior HR Operations Specialist