Fueled by curiosity. Ignited by hope.

When you join Blueprint Medicines, you adopt our mission to dramatically improve the lives of patients with genomically defined cancers and rare diseases.

We are developing precision therapies for intractable diseases. That’s why we look at things differently, working across disciplines, functions and levels, to solve problems others cannot. Our leadership, including renowned names and rising stars in oncology and rare disease research, work with us side-by-side – not behind closed doors.

We connect with patient communities to improve outcomes and preserve quality of life: partnering with advocacy groups, analyzing data to understand gaps in genetic testing, screening individuals to identify potential clinical trial participants, attending community events – these efforts, and more, teach us how people are impacted by disease, enabling us to envision and discover truly transformative therapies.

Meet the Blue Crew

Diverse yet cohesive: we are the “Blue Crew”

What we stand for

Our values are more than words. They inspire our hiring practice, guide our decision-making and make us who we are.

Patients First

We maintain intense focus on improving patients’ lives

Thoughtfulness

We explore creative approaches, daring to make well-thought-out decisions and owning the outcomes

Urgency

We solve complex problems rapidly, with attention and care

Trust

Through collaboration and cooperation, we build and maintain a cohesive team that has mutual respect of different viewpoints and talents

Optimism

We pursue transformative therapies that we believe will make a difference

Meet some of our crew

Jennifer Ridge

Jennifer Ridge

Lab Operations Manager

Jennifer Ridge
Lab Operations Manager
I’m a world traveler, foodie and lab manager.
I manage the operations of Blueprint Medicines’ chemistry and biology labs, ensuring they run efficiently by providing top-notch customer service to researchers, acting as a liaison between Blueprint Medicines and vendors, and assisting with managing the facility and the environmental, health and safety (EHS) program.
Blueprint Medicines is a constant hub of creativity and cutting-edge research, bolstered by the Blue Crew’s palpable energy, positive attitude and presence in the community. It’s an organization I knew I needed to be part of.
I’m a foodie, and I love trying new and different ethnic cuisines. I also enjoy reading and traveling abroad.
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Sean Flanagan

Sean Flanagan

Vice President, Sales

Sean Flanagan
Vice President, Sales
I’m a passionate sales leader, proud dad and avid golfer.
My job is to build and lead a team of passionate, patient-focused individuals who will deliver Blueprint Medicines’ therapies, if approved, to healthcare professionals across the United States. My team’s mission is to make a positive impact on each patient’s journey and ensure every patient who can benefit from our transformative treatments receives rapid access to them. I’ve spent my career focusing on cancer and rare diseases that are devastating to patients and families. For me, this is a personal mission and there is no group of people I would rather work alongside with than those here at Blueprint.
The moment you become a Blue Crew member, you’ll feel the culture and see firsthand how different departments across the organization come together to collaborate. Blueprint Medicines’ environment drives innovation, encourages diversity of thought and empowers every employee to contribute to the development of the strategy and formulation of critical business decisions. Everyone gets a seat at the table here. My goal is to continue extending this strong culture of ownership to the field to fuel our customer experience journey and ultimately share all that we have to offer to the medical community.
When I’m not at work, you can find me on the lacrosse field or basketball court spending time with my four children – and when I can, I try to sneak off to the golf course!
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Andrew Kim

Andrew Kim

International Head of Precision Medicine

Andrew Kim
International Head of Precision Medicine
I’m a US/UK expat, CrossFit enthusiast and communications leader.
As Blueprint Medicines’ first International Head of Precision Medicine, my role is to strategically plan and lead outreach to clinical investigators, healthcare providers and laboratories outside the United States to support the company’s portfolio of clinical-stage programs.
Blueprint Medicines is uniquely positioned to develop medicines that may benefit patients with the highest unmet need. Beyond this, our work may potentially drive healthcare systems worldwide to rethink how to diagnose and treat cancers and rare diseases.
Outside of work, I enjoy diving into the Swiss culture/traditions (and sneaking in a CrossFit session from time to time).
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Maria Roche

Maria Roche

Senior Medical Director, Clinical Research

Maria Roche
Senior Medical Director, Clinical Research
I’m a skier, baseball fan and medical director.
I provide medical leadership for Blueprint Medicines’ clinical studies of avapritinib in gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST), working with investigators to reach patients who may benefit from avapritinib, and ultimately working toward a potential FDA approval of avapritinib in GIST.
Teamwork is fostered here, enabling seamless cross-functional collaboration. Working here means being among thoughtful, highly motivated, smart individuals, who truly care about patients and about doing the right thing.
When I’m not working, I love to cook, ski, read—and go to baseball games!
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