Research Associate / Associate Scientist, Biology at Vividion Therapeutics
San Diego, CA, US

Vividion Therapeutics is seeking a highly-motivated Research Associate / Associate Scientist to contribute

to the discovery and development of novel small-molecule drugs.

Vividion is a next generation drug discovery company that harnesses the power of chemical proteomics

to conduct proteome-wide foot printing of drug-protein interactions with unprecedented breadth and

precision. Our technology allows us to screen, identify and optimize novel drugs that selectively bind

virtually any protein, including proteins previously considered “undruggable”. We are directing our

discovery engine towards diseases and pathways not adequately addressed by existing treatments.

As an early stage startup company, Vividion is looking for energetic and experienced candidates with a

desire to work in a fast-paced, fulfilling and dynamic team environment. The successful candidate will

have hands-on experience designing and executing cell based experiments to support pre-clinical

advancement of drug discovery projects. Title will commensurate with experience.

Experience and education requirements:

• BS with 4+ years or MS with 2+ years of experience (biopharmaceutical industry experience in

small molecule drug discovery is strongly preferred).

• Experience with cell pharmacology, plate-based readouts, tissue culture and basic molecular

biology techniques.

• Hands-on experience with in vivo models is a plus.

• Outstanding problem-solving and organization skills.

• Be an effective team player and strong individual contributor, self-driven, flexible, pragmatic and

able to handle multiple tasks and deliver high quality results under tight timelines.