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People and science are a beautiful combination

Join Arcus to
combine your expertise with us to defeat cancer

Therapeutic strategies in the pursuit of cures

Scientific expertise to develop best-in-class medicines

Efforts with the medical community to develop new medicines for patients faster


We’re looking for exceptional scientists, clinicians and industry professionals who share our vision and values and enjoy working in a dynamic, team-oriented environment in which the “rule book” has not yet been written.

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Work on programs and projects that expand your breadth and depth of expertise.


Contribute to and benefit from being part of a high-growth company with a clear mission and values.

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Take advantage of the chance to make a difference in patients’ lives.

We do the right things for the right reasons.

Camaraderie, teamwork, integrity

The complexity and cross-functional nature of what we do makes strong teamwork essential to our success. We take pride in hard work and approach our mission with a great sense of urgency. We embrace innovative mindsets and the change this brings. And finally, we aspire to operate with simplicity and common sense, empowering our people so that decisions are placed in the hands of those most qualified and best positioned.


We are honored to be Great Place To Work-Certified™ and ranked as a LinkedIn Top Company.

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See what makes us a great place to work

The benefits we offer.

Our people are our greatest asset. We’re committed to delivering a comprehensive benefits package that covers the most important aspects of your life.

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Health benefits

We offer comprehensive medical, dental and vision insurance. Arcus pays 95% of the monthly premiums for employees and their eligible dependents.

Life insurance and disability coverage

We pay 100% of the premiums for basic life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment, and short- and long-term disability.
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Flexible spending accounts

We provide FSA plans to help you stretch your health care and dependent care dollars by using pre-tax dollars for qualified medical and dependent care costs.
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To help save for your retirement, we offer a 401(k) plan through Principal that allows you to save tax-free or post-tax Roth 401(k) dollars with an employer match.
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Employee Assistance Plan (EAP)

We know that life can get tough. Through the Health Advocate EAP, you’ll have access to resources, information and counseling that are fully confidential and at no cost to you.
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Paid time off

Because we believe in the importance of recharging, we give you (as a full-time employee) 3 weeks of vacation each year, 2 weeks of sick time, 2 personal holidays per year and a total of 13 paid company holidays.

Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP)

Purchase additional shares of RCUS stock with a 15% discount and a 24-month lookback.
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Employee wellness program

Use our online, on-demand wellness program, “Wellbeats,” which includes a variety of fitness and wellness classes.
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Work Perks

Enjoy a commuter & fitness allowance, holiday party and social gatherings and December holiday shutdown.

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Awareness of Hiring Scams and Fraud
We are aware there have been instances of fraudulent individuals, organizations and/or internet sites who claim to represent Arcus Biosciences in false recruitment activities. Please know that Arcus Biosciences does not request financial payment or financial information from applicants during the recruitment process.

If you do have interest in a career at Arcus Biosciences, please visit our careers page or forums such as LinkedIn, BioSpace, and Indeed. Applicants are encouraged to apply directly via the link on Arcus’s careers page. Arcus Biosciences is not liable for any costs or charges incurred from fraudulent activity.