Careers

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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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For consideration, please send your resume to us and reference the open position’s job code. No phone calls or recruiters, please.

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Abide Therapeutics is seeking a highly motivated Associate Scientist to contribute to the identification and development of novel small molecule drugs targeting the serine hydrolase enzyme family. Abide’s mission is to develop innovative medicines that target serine hydrolases, one of the largest enzyme classes in nature with validated, but mostly untapped therapeutic potential. Abide is a privately held biotechnology company. This position will be based in our San Diego, California laboratory.

If you thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment and enjoy creative and challenging work, Abide may be the company for you.  We are currently seeking an Associate Scientist, Chemistry to join our team.

The successful candidate will design and synthesize potential drug candidate molecules directed towards serine hydrolases.  This chemist will optimize activity using medicinal chemistry paradigms in collaboration with other scientists at Abide.  In this role, the successful candidate will use synthetic organic chemistry techniques including low temperature inert atmosphere reactions, synthesis of single compounds and chromatographic techniques for purification.  The chemist will perform work independently, use databases and information tools to keep abreast of the medicinal chemistry field of interest and contribute to patent applications and publications.

 

Experience and education requirements

  • B.S. or M.S. in Chemistry with 7-10 years of relevant industry experience
  • Experience in organic syntheses
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Outstanding problem solving skills, troubleshooting skills and organization skills
  • Proficient in computers and software such as ChemDraw, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc
  • 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 ASC0725 to jobs@abidetx.com.  Abide Therapeutics, Inc. is an EEO employer.

Abide Therapeutics is seeking a highly motivated Scientist to contribute to the identification and development of novel small molecule drugs targeting the serine hydrolase enzyme family.  Abide’s mission is to develop innovative medicines that target serine hydrolases, one of the largest enzyme classes in nature with validated, but mostly untapped therapeutic potential. Abide is a privately held biotechnology company. This position will be based in our San Diego, California laboratory.

If you thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment and enjoy creative and challenging work, Abide may be the company for you.  We are currently seeking a Scientist, Chemistry to join our team.

The successful candidate will design and synthesize potential drug candidate molecules directed towards serine hydrolases.  This chemist will optimize activity using medicinal chemistry paradigms working closely with our biologists as well as design molecules and synthetic methods for preparation by external resources.  In this role, the successful candidate will use synthetic organic chemistry techniques including low temperature inert atmosphere reactions, synthesis of single compounds and chromatographic techniques for purification.  The chemist will perform work independently, use databases and information tools to keep abreast of the medicinal chemistry field of interest and contribute to patent applications and publications.  The successful candidate will also propose and perform independent research directed toward drug discovery.

 

Experience and education requirements

  • Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry with 0-3 years of postdoctoral experience
  • Experience in organic syntheses
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Outstanding problem solving skills, troubleshooting skills and organization skills
  • Proficient in computers and software such as ChemDraw, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc
  • Both effective team player and strong individual contributor, flexible, and able to handle multiple tasks and deliver high quality results under tight timelines
  • Strong publication record

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 SC0725 to jobs@abidetx.com.  Abide Therapeutics, Inc. is an EEO employer.

Abide Therapeutics is seeking a highly motivated, experienced chemist to contribute to the identification and development of novel small molecule drugs targeting the serine hydrolase enzyme family. Abide’s mission is to develop innovative medicines that target serine hydrolases, one of the largest enzyme classes in nature with validated, but mostly untapped therapeutic potential. Abide is a privately held biotechnology company. This position will be based in our San Diego, California laboratory.

If you thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment and enjoy creative and challenging work, Abide may be the company for you. We are currently seeking a Process Chemist to join our team.

In this role, 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 to keep current with process chemistry trends and contribute to patent applications and publications.

 

Experience and education requirements

  • BS/MS in Organic Chemistry or equivalent with 7+ years experience in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Experience with process chemistry, scale-up and cGMP principles; pilot plant experience a plus
  • Experience with outsourced maufacturing at external CMOs
  • Experience advancing compounds from discovery into Phase 1 clinical trials
  • Knowledge of pre-formulation activities such as salt and polymorph selection and solubility assessment
  • 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

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 PC20170914 to jobs@abidetx.com. Abide Therapeutics, Inc. is an EEO employer.

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