DTx Pharma Inc. is an RNA medicines company founded in 2017 and located in San Diego, CA. We are seeking highly motivated scientist(s) with experience in in vitro and/or in vivo pharmacology. The successful candidate will be a critical player in our efforts to break open new therapeutic areas for RNA medicines.
Assay development (Target engagement, PK)
Characterization of hit/lead candidates in vitro and in vivo.
Animal model characterization.
New target identification
Data analysis and presentation
MS or PhD with 3-5 years of experience post graduation, preferentially in a biotech or pharmaceutical company (but, not required). Exceptional candidates with a BS degree will be considered.
Experience developing and executing in vitro assays (cell culture, transfection, qPCR, ELISA/Mesoscale, western etc.)
In vivo experience (dosing, model development and characterization etc.)
Knowledge of computer software and Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, GraphPad Prism)
Ability to work well in collaborative fast-paced team environment
Demonstrate problem-solving and interpersonal skills.
Optional but, a plus: Experience in ophthalmology, CNS and/or muscle disorders.
Optional but, a plus: Experience with nucleic acid drugs (siRNA, Antisense etc.).
Compensation: Competitive salary, health and dental insurance, benefits, 401k, stock options, gym etc.
Keywords: biologist, scientist, siRNA, biotech, pharmaceutical, drug development, drug discovery, preclinical, animal models, antisense, CRISPR, eye, CNS, neurons