Full-Time

Associate Director

Pharmacology

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Cytokinetics

Cytokinetics

201-500 employees

Develops muscle function drugs for diseases

Biotechnology

Senior

San Bruno, CA, USA

Requirements
  • PhD with 8+ years of direct drug discovery experience
  • Hands-on experience with animal studies related to cardiac or skeletal muscle function
  • Leadership and mentorship skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work in multidisciplinary project teams
Responsibilities
  • Provide scientific leadership in muscle biology and function
  • Manage pharmacology for respective programs
  • Present experimental results
  • Propose scientific and therapeutic hypotheses
  • Manage budget and resources for studies

Cytokinetics is a late-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing small molecule muscle activators and inhibitors to address impaired muscle function in conditions such as heart failure, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, and neuromuscular diseases. The company's main technologies involve engineering drug candidates to impact muscle function and contractility, with the goal of discovering, developing, and commercializing potential treatments for debilitating diseases.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$1.2B

Headquarters

South San Francisco, California

Founded

1998

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

4%

2 year growth

39%