Work at Aeras

We are a dedicated and passionate team of individuals driven by our mission to eliminate the suffering and death caused by tuberculosis.

We are always on the lookout for talented individuals eager to work with us.  To succeed in achieving our mission we seek individuals who are innovative, deal well with multiple priorities and can work in a diverse, multi-cultural environment. Employees describe working at Aeras as “dynamic and challenging” and “a fun place to be where people are dedicated and supportive.”

We strive for our employees to have meaningful work, be part of a worthy cause, develop in their careers, be recognized for accomplishments and establish rewarding relationships. We promote engagement at Aeras through:

  • Leadership development
  • Regular town hall meetings
  • Journal Club presentations
  • Social events
  • Community service opportunities
  • Wellness workshops
  • Recognition through awards

A Message to Recruiters:
While Aeras does occasionally engage outside recruiting firms to support our search efforts, we only work with agencies on our preferred vendor list. Candidates from agencies that do not go through Human Resources and do not have a signed agreement with us will not be considered, and representatives from these agencies should not expect to receive any form of payment for services.

Aeras provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Core Values


Current Openings

Quality Assurance Manager

Looking for a new and dynamic quality assurance role where you have an impact on global health and infectious disease where the focus is on patients? We are looking for individuals who enjoy working in teams and have a passion to join the fight against TB! If this sounds like an exciting opportunity – you should apply now!

SAS Programming Manager

Aeras has made significant contributions to the Tuberculosis vaccine field. Together with our partners and collaborators, we are successfully advancing the best TB vaccine science and working toward a common goal of ending the threat of TB. Would you like to be a part of a dynamic, not-for-profit organization dedicated to a critical public health mission? Aeras's headquarters are located in Rockville, Maryland, with offices in Cape Town, South Africa and Asia. If you learn quickly, are adaptable to change and are eager to take on challenges, this would be a great opportunity for you!

Associate Director or Director; Research Analytics & Formulation

Tuberculosis (TB) caused 9.6 million illnesses and 1.5 million deaths in 2014. Are you interested in having an impact on global health and infectious disease? Work with us and join the fight against TB! *please note: filling one (1) position; level of Associate Director or Director commensurate with qualifications & experience*

Scientist; Pre-Clinical Models and Biomarker Discovery

Are you interested in having an impact on global health and infectious disease where the focus is on patients? Want to help us develop new vaccines for tuberculosis, a disease that kills more than 1.5 million people per year? We are looking for an innovative, results-oriented Immunologist to join our exciting team at our Rockville, MD location. If you enjoy working in teams, across cultures, tackling a variety of responsibilities while being adaptable to change, and want to make a difference in people’s lives – you should apply to Aeras!