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We are building a skilled and dedicated team of experienced life science leaders who are driven by our common mission: to develop differentiated therapies to improve the lives of patients. We work with a sense of urgency and purpose, foster a collaborative culture that prioritizes cross-functional learning and reward our employees with highly competitive benefits.

Located in Boulder, Colorado, which was recently awarded the best place to live by U.S. News, OnKure is actively seeking to hire ambitious team players to expand our growing organization.


Scientist, Biochemistry and Cell Biology

Job Title
Scientist, Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Job ID
Boulder,  CO
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OnKure’s Drug Discovery team has immediate openings for drug discovery scientists with experience in biochemistry and/or cell biology.

What You Will Achieve:
You will work in a highly interactive, fast-paced, team environment to develop clinical drug candidates.

How You Will Achieve It:
  • Lead from the bench to influence drug discovery projects
  • Design and execute high value experiments across biochemistry and cell biology
  • Establish assays for weekly SAR testing in 384 well format. If necessary, transfer to external CRO or execute internally.
  • Focus on innovative and complex assay design to support compound advancement toward the clinic
  • Collaborate across disciplines to define critical experiments
Preferred Experience and Qualifications:
  • MS, or PhD in biochemistry related science
  • Experience in small molecule drug discovery in a biotechnology or pharmaceutical setting 
  • Experience with automation and external CRO management is a plus
  • Experience in enzymology and kinetic assay development is a plus
Please submit a Cover Letter with your application.
About OnKure:
OnKure, Inc. is a private biotech company, based in Boulder, Colorado. The company was founded and is led by several scientific leaders from Array BioPharma, another Boulder-based company. Our mission is to create novel, high quality drugs to provide meaningful therapy for cancer patients. Our near-term goals are to advance our clinical stage drug, OKI-179, into several Phase 2 clinical trials, build a state-of-the-art drug discovery group and establish a robust pipeline of projects and development candidates.

Our Boulder facilities feature modern offices, and new laboratories are under construction.  With the mountains at our doorstep, great schools, cultural and unparalleled outdoor activities, Boulder is the No. 1 place to live out of the 150 most populous metro areas in the U.S. for the second year in a row! 

To attract the very best talent, OnKure offers a generous compensation and benefits package that includes competitive pay, performance-based bonus opportunities, stock options, insurance coverage (health, dental, life, and disability), self-managed paid time off, and a 401(k) plan with company match. We operate on a flexible schedule that allows a combination of both in-office and home-based work.

Annual compensation range for this role, based on experience, is $100,000-$135.000.

OnKure is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes all job applicants. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other protected factors.

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