Arcturus Therapeutics

Arcturus Therapeutics Ltd., headquartered in San Diego, is a publicly traded (NASDAQ: ARCT) nucleic acid medicines company with enabling technologies – UNA Oligomer chemistry and LUNAR® lipid-mediated delivery. Arcturus’ versatile delivery technology can be applied toward multiple types of nucleic acid medicines, including messenger RNA, small interfering RNA, replicon RNA, antisense RNA, microRNA, DNA, and gene editing therapeutics. Arcturus owns LUNAR lipid-mediated delivery and Unlocked Nucleomonomer Agent (UNA) technology including UNA Oligomers, which are covered by its extensive patent portfolio. Arcturus’ commitment to the development of novel therapeutics has led to partnerships with Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., part of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical, Inc., Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited, Synthetic Genomics Inc., CureVac AG, and Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics Inc.

We are presently recruiting outstanding candidates with experience in the field of RNA technologies and lipid-mediated delivery. Only exceptional applicants need apply. Compensation and equity position is commensurate. Please email your resume to Careers@ArcturusRx.com

Senior Scientist, Protein Engineering

Arcturus is seeking a (Senior) Scientist of Protein Engineering who will be responsible for leading protein design/engineering projects.  This is a highly integrated role and the successful candidate will be responsible for design and conduction of protein engineering experiments with the goal of creating new molecular functions for proteins of interest. Extensive experience with phage display, mRNA display or similar molecular evolution-based approaches is essential to support drug development programs in the disease areas.  S/he will lead high functioning internal project teams, to generate quality data enabling good decision making.

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Scientist I or Senior Research Associate, Formulation/Process Development

The Scientist I/ Senior Research Associate, Formulation/Process Development will focus on design, development, scale-up, manufacturing, and characterization of nucleic acid formulations to support an emerging research pipeline focused on treating rare diseases. Experience with nanoparticle production and purification processes including but not limited to tangential flow filtration (TFF – UF/DF) is highly desired.

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The Scientist I/ Senior Research Associate will be doing the following work (but not limited to) under supervision:

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Associate Director, Formulations/Process Development

The Associate Director, Formulations Development will be responsible for designing, directing, planning, coordinating and troubleshooting all aspects of formulations development from early lead optimization to late stage development

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We thank all applicants for their interest. However, due to the volume of applications we receive, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.