Director – Medicinal Chemistry
Posted on 7/19/2023
Remix Therapeutics

51-200 employees

RNA processing & therapeutic solutions company
Company Overview
Remix Therapeutics stands out for its commitment to transforming patient lives through the modulation of RNA processing, focusing on diseases with high unmet medical needs. The company's proprietary REMaster technology platform, built in-house, enables the identification of compounds that alter RNA processing, offering a unique approach to treating previously "undruggable" diseases. This dedication to scientific integrity, urgency, and technical advancement, coupled with their robust drug discovery programs, positions Remix Therapeutics as a leader in their industry.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding





Watertown, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Belmont, MA, USA
Experience Level
Biology & Biotech
  • Ph.D. in synthetic organic chemistry or medicinal chemistry with a minimum of 10 years of experience working in a pharmaceutical and/or biotechnology setting as a medicinal chemist
  • Demonstrated leadership in medicinal chemistry and drug discovery as evidenced by a strong record of scientific accomplishment utilizing cross functional information
  • Outstanding synthetic chemistry knowledge and a demonstrated track record of aptitude and problem solving in medicinal chemistry
  • Proven ability to manage timelines and resources to drive projects toward key decision criteria; experience in outsourcing and managing CROs
  • Keen attention to detail and a strong sense of urgency is required as is the desire and ability to work in a multi-disciplinary and team-focused environment
  • Co-lead interdisciplinary project teams and work with a team of scientists to progress projects from target selection and validation through candidate selection
  • Develop and drive medicinal chemistry lead discovery and optimization strategies
  • Prioritize medicinal chemistry activities, manage external chemistry CRO and consulting resources, efficiently managing time and resources
  • Build, critically interpret and respond to structure activity relationships incorporating multiple optimization parameters such as pharmacological, DMPK and physicochemical properties
  • Apply advanced medicinal chemistry principles to design high quality compounds
  • Contribute to the execution of IP strategy in collaboration with intellectual property attorneys
  • Clearly and effectively communicate medicinal chemistry strategy and provide progress updates to cross-functional project teams and scientific leadership
  • Build and maintain productive relationships with colleagues in chemistry, computational, biomolecular sciences, ADME, biology and pharmacology
  • Contribute to developing our innovative drug discovery platform for modulating RNA processing with small molecules
  • Contribute to building the chemistry infrastructure and company culture