Arcturus Therapeutics

Founded in 2013 and based in San Diego, California, Arcturus Therapeutics Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq: ARCT) is an RNA medicines company with enabling technologies – LUNAR® lipid-mediated delivery, Unlocked Nucleomonomer Analog (UNA) chemistry, STARR™ technology – and mRNA drug substance along with drug product manufacturing. Arcturus’ diverse pipeline of RNA therapeutics includes programs to potentially treat Ornithine Transcarbamylase (OTC) Deficiency, Cystic Fibrosis, Glycogen Storage Disease Type 3, Hepatitis B, and non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). Arcturus’ versatile RNA therapeutics platforms 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’ technologies are covered by its extensive patent portfolio (182 patents and patent applications, issued in the U.S., Europe, Japan, China and other countries). Arcturus’ commitment to the development of novel RNA therapeutics has led to collaborations with Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., part of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical, Inc., Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited, CureVac AG, Synthetic Genomics Inc. and the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. For more information visit www.Arcturusrx.com

Arcturus Therapeutics is presently recruiting outstanding candidates with experience in the field of mRNA technologies and nanoparticle sciences. Our corporate culture is dynamic, diverse, and creative. We value collaboration and teamwork. We seek individuals to join us with a genuine passion for the science behind helping to cure disease and improve the lives of patients. Please email your resume to Careers@ArcturusRx.com

 

Research Associate / Senior Research Associate, Drug Discovery

Position Summary:

We are looking for a Research Associate / Senior Research Associate to join our growing team. The Research Associate will conduct hands-on experiments in the Drug Discovery department with a wide variety of cellular biology, molecular biology, and biochemistry techniques. This person will be expected to complete scientific and technical tasks on aggressive timelines and to work as part of a team on varied projects with changing priorities. This position requires excellent communication skills, an outstanding ability to troubleshoot technical issues, a superior ability to plan and carry out experiments independently, and to work with complex instrumentation and software. Exact title and responsibilities will be commensurate with experience.

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Scientist I/II, Translational Biology (In Vivo)

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We are seeking an experienced in vivo pharmacology scientist to support preclinical stage programs through the management, design, planning, and execution of in vivo studies.

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Research Associate, Analytical Development:

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The Research Associate, Analytical Development will be responsible for conducting routine analytical characterization of RNA drug substances, intermediates and formulated drug products to support an emerging research pipeline focused on treating rare diseases. The candidate will also assist with optimization, development and implementation of new analytical procedures as needed.

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Senior Research Associate, Formulation Development

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Senior Research Associate, Formulation Development will focus on supporting design, development, scale-up, manufacturing, and characterization of lipid nanoparticle based 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 Senior Research Associate will be performing the following tasks under supervision:

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Executive Assistant

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We are currently seeking an Executive Assistant to join our fast-growing, dynamic and collaborative team.

The Executive Assistant will be primarily reporting to the CFO & CSO and other members of the executive team as needed, responsible for many facets of day to day support within the executive team and programs.  The position requires extensive coordination and communication within Arcturus and with external board members, venture partners, and other outside parties, working with information that is of a critical and confidential nature. The role requires a high degree of initiative self-direction and collaboration, a high degree of tact and discretion, highly professional and corporate presence, self-confidence, flexibility, and adaptability. Ability to effectively work in a fast-paced changing corporate environment is critical to success in the position.

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Bioanalytical Scientist

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Arcturus Therapeutics is seeking an innovative, highly motivated, experienced, resourceful, hands-on individual to join our expanding preclinical team in the role of Senior Scientist, Bioanalytical. The scientist will The successful candidate must have scientific knowledge and technical experience in developing, troubleshooting, transferring, optimizing, and validating PK, ADA, and Biomarker assays for biotherapeutics in biological matrices.

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Senior Clinical Trial Manager

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The Senior Clinical Trial Manager provides clinical trial oversight to the assigned clinical trial ensuring deliverables are met in terms of quality, compliance, and timing. Strong vendor management is critical for this role: external vendors (including bioanalytical and safety laboratories, drug depots, and full-service CROs. The position reports to the Chief Development Officer and is accountable to the Clinical Operations Lead for assigned studies. This role may work collaboratively on one trial or across several trials to support clinical operations activities.

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Accounts Payable Specialist (Biotech)

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Program Manager (Clinical – Vaccines)

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This role is a key position within Arcturus’ Global Program Management Office and will be responsible for supporting the advancement of one or more clinical-stage programs. The successful candidate will be an experienced and self-motivated Program Manager responsible for the management of development timelines and deliverables with a clear understanding of functional interdependencies and critical path activities. The ideal candidate would be highly adaptable and proactive problem-solver who is highly knowledgeable of the processes involved in clinical studies.

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Senior Research Associate/Scientist I, Translational Biology

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Arcturus is seeking a highly motivated and skilled cell biologist with a proven track record of scientific accomplishment and technical expertise. This position requires an excellent ability to develop and optimize in vitro assays and troubleshoot technical challenges in an innovative and timely manner. Applicants should have extensive laboratory research experience and a desire to continue conducting experiments independently with a high level of vigor and quality

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Notice to Search Firms/Third-Party Recruitment Agencies (Recruiters)

The Human Resources team manages the recruitment and employment process for Arcturus Therapeutics. To protect the interest of all parties involved, we will only accept resumes from a recruiter if an executed search agreement is in place at the start of the recruitment effort. Unsolicited resumes sent to Arcturus Therapeutics from recruiters do not constitute any type of relationship between the recruiter and Arcturus Therapeutics and do not obligate Arcturus Therapeutics to pay fees should we hire from those resumes. Recruiters are requested not to contact or present candidates directly to our hiring manager or employees.

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