Careers

Join the Team

At Abide, our vision is to be the world leader in developing serine hydrolase inhibitors to treat diseases with unmet medical need. Our culture enables our vision: Creativity and innovation thrive in Abide’s open and collaborative environment, which fosters a relentless spirit of inquiry and values team success. Our team’s commitment to the highest level of achievement combined with a no-nonsense approach to our work enables us to meet the toughest scientific challenges head-on and always remember that “Every Day Is the Most Important Day.”

Benefits

Enabling our team members to realize their potential is important to all of us at Abide. We offer a comprehensive and industry-competitive benefits package that recognizes the achievements of our team members, and we offer financial ownership in the company via stock options. We view this as a smart investment in our people, one that recognizes the tremendous value they bring to our business every day.

Health & Wellness

We believe in the health and wellness of our team members and their families. We provide medical, dental, and vision coverage, flexible spending accounts, and an onsite fitness center.  We also offer team members life insurance, comprehensive disability benefits, and discounted rates on various other types of insurance, including supplemental disability and life insurance.

Time Off

We foster an exciting, collaborative, and entrepreneurial work environment, and we also recognize the importance of work/life balance. We encourage our team members to spend time with family and friends through our Flexible Paid Time Off policy.

Abide is Growing

We are seeking exceptional candidates who are passionate about discovering and developing new medicines that can transform the lives of patients around the world. If you are interested joining our team, please review our open positions and contact us to apply. Abide is an equal opportunity employer.


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CURRENT OPENINGS

Description

The successful candidate will be responsible for the operational oversight of Phase 1/1B clinical trial protocols in accordance with Good Clinical Practice (GCP), International Council on Harmonization (ICH) guidelines, federal regulations, and standard operating procedures (SOPs), and will participate in Abide cross-functional teams to ensure the effective delivery of project milestones. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Managing the successful and timely execution of clinical trial activities, including: planning of site initiation and safety review meetings; vendor management; tracking and monitoring of lab results, dosing compliance, and sample shipments; planning and reconciliation of clinical supplies
    • Contribute to the selection of qualified investigators and sites, and to selection of clinical vendors
    • Oversee clinical study data management partners and serve as primary point of contact for data management communications for all assigned Abide studies
    • Ensure regulatory documents and study supplies are maintained during the lifecycle of each study
  • Oversee and maintain the Trial Master File for all assigned studies in accordance with Abide SOPs, GCP, and ICH Guidelines
  • Oversee preparation, review, approval, and maintenance of Abide SOPs, including archiving and coordination of annual review process
  • Author protocols, ICFs, IBs, related clinical trial documents (e.g., study-specific manuals/plans), study reports, and related regulatory submission documents (e.g., DSURs), under the supervision of senior Abide clinical staff

Experience and education requirements

  • BS or MS in science or nursing
  • Knowledge of GCPs as related to clinical trial management
  • 3-5 years of experience in Phase 1 clinical trial operations within a pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and/or CRO setting
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent problem-solving, troubleshooting, and organization skills
  • Proficient with computers, business software such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and project management software
  • Both an effective team player and a strong individual contributor, flexible, and able to handle multiple tasks and deliver high quality results under tight timelines

Desired Skills

  • Experience with data management, global study management, vendor selection and management preferred

For additional information about Abide Therapeutics, Inc. please visit our website at www.abidetx.com. In addition to a competitive compensation package with stock options, Abide also offers a comprehensive benefits package for our employees and their families, which includes medical, dental, life, disability and a 401(k) Plan. For consideration, please submit your resume and cover letter referencing job SSC 2017.02.15 to jobs@abidetx.com. Abide Therapeutics, Inc. is an EEO employer.

Description

The successful candidate will work closely with the discovery and CMC teams to assemble patent applications, manage clinical trial supplies and develop clinical packaging and labeling appropriate for on-going and future clinical protocols. Additionally, the candidate will contribute to preparing regulatory documentation including IND applications and investigational medicinal product dossiers. The candidate will be required to gain familiarity with GXP practices and work with team members to ensure compliance with all necessary regulatory requirements.

Experience and education requirements

  • PhD in Organic Chemistry or BS/MS in Organic Chemistry with 5-7 years experience in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Experience with assembling patent applications
  • Willingness to develop expertise for kitting, packaging and labeling of clinical trial materials
  • Experience interacting with CROs
  • Knowledge of regulatory and clinical documentation a plus
  • Strong collaboration skills within a cross disciplinary team setting
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Outstanding problem solving, troubleshooting and organization skills
  • Proficient with computers and software such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Both effective team player and strong individual contributor, flexible, and able to handle multiple tasks and deliver high quality results under tight timelines

To Apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter referencing job DCMC2016.11.17 to jobs@abidetx.com. Abide Therapeutics, Inc. is an EEO employer.

Description

The successful candidate will optimize the synthesis of potential drug candidate molecules directed toward the inhibition of serine hydrolases and function as part of a cross-disciplinary team to advance compounds into clinical trials. The candidate will execute process chemistry optimization of synthetic routes to lead molecules in addition to preparation of novel building blocks and key intermediates on large scale. The successful candidate will participate in discussions with contract manufacturing organizations (CMO) to enable the preparation of compounds for preclinical and clinical evaluation on multi-kilogram scale. Additionally, the candidate will engage in pre-formulation activities for lead molecules and early development of solid oral dosage forms. The successful candidate will also contribute to preparing the CMC section of IND applications and investigational medicinal product dossiers in collaboration with consultants, QA specialists and CMOs. The chemist will work independently, use databases and information tools to keep current with process chemistry trends and contribute to patent applications and publications.

Experience and Education Requirements

  • BS/MS in Organic Chemistry with 5-7 years experience in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Experience with process chemistry, scale-up and cGMP principles; pilot plant experience a plus
  • Experience interacting with CMOs
  • Experience advancing compounds from discovery into Phase 1 clinical trials
  • Knowledge of pre-formulation activities such as salt and polymorph selection
  • Additional experience in formulation development of solid oral dosage forms preferred
  • Strong collaboration skills within a cross disciplinary team setting
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and a strong publication record
  • Strong presentation skills and the ability to communicate complex scientific concepts to a broad audience
  • Outstanding problem solving, troubleshooting and organization skills
  • Proficient with computers and software such as ChemDraw, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Both effective team player and strong individual contributor, flexible, and able to handle multiple tasks and deliver high quality results under tight timelines

To Apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter referencing job PC2016.11.14 to jobs@abidetx.com. Abide Therapeutics, Inc. is an EEO employer.

The successful candidate will work in close collaboration with our biologists, medicinal chemists and clinicians to discover new therapeutics. Thus, the role requires competencies and an interest in participating on a team carrying out in vitro drug screening efforts. This role involves in vitro pharmacological characterization of new small molecule drug candidates using Abide’s electrophoresis gel-based screening platform. Analyzing and interpreting data and integrating with results from other experimental approaches and disciplines would be a critical part of the role. For example, the ideal candidate would have an interest in working with medicinal chemists to select molecules for further in vitro characterization and to identify trends in structure-activity relationships. In addition, this role will support weekly compound management procedures and develop an in-depth understanding of the compound inventory database and associated lab informatics tools. These activities require strong organizational skills and meticulous attention to detail.

Experience and education requirements:

  • BS or MS degree
  • 1 – 3 years of academic or industrial experience
  • Good knowledge of basic biochemistry, molecular and cell biology and, cell culture laboratory skills
  • Excellent attention to data analysis and detail
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Both effective team player and strong individual contributor, flexible, and able to handle multiple tasks and deliver high quality results under tight timelines

For additional information about Abide Therapeutics, Inc. please visit our website at www.abidetx.com. In addition to a competitive compensation package with stock options, Abide also offers a comprehensive benefits package for our employees and their families, which includes medical, dental, life, disability and a 401(k) Plan. For consideration, please submit your resume and cover letter referencing job IVIVO2017.02.15 to jobs@abidetx.com. Abide Therapeutics, Inc is an EEO employer.

The successful candidate will work in close collaboration with our biologists, medicinal chemists and clinicians to discover new therapeutics. The Research Associate position will function as an integral member of the team responsible for in vivo pharmacological characterization of new small molecule drug candidates. Research activities would include in vivo experimentation; such as profiling compounds in vivo to determine target engagement, compound exposures, and efficacy. Thus, the role requires competencies and experience in in vivo drug screening efforts. Analyzing and interpreting data and presenting results to project teams would be a critical part of the role.

Experience and education requirements:

  • BS degree in Biology, Pharmacology or related discipline
  • 1-5 years experience (industrial experience preferred)
  • Working knowledge of in vivo models of drug discovery in rodents including proficiencies in dosing, blood collection, and necropsy techniques.
  • Organization, execution and analysis of laboratory experiments using established protocols
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Knowledge in utilization of data analysis software including Microsoft Excel and GraphPad Prism
  • Experience with preclinical pharmacology and preclinical models of disease a plus
  • Both effective team player and strong individual contributor, flexible, and able to handle multiple tasks and deliver high quality results under tight timelines
  • Positively contribute to an environment that fosters professionalism, teamwork, and collaboration
  • Willing to work occasional weekend and evening hours

For additional information about Abide please visit our website at www.abidetx.com. In addition to a competitive compensation package with stock options, Abide also offers a comprehensive benefits package for our employees and their families, which includes medical, dental, life, disability and a 401(k) Plan. For consideration, please submit your resume and cover letter referencing job IVIVOP2017.02.15 to jobs@abidetx.com. Abide is an EEO employer.