Careers

Samumed preserves its unique culture by building not only a management team but also an employee base that shares the same vision and values. We operate in a fully-integrated, no-silo team structure and share accountability across the company. If you are interested in joining our team, see the following job openings or visit the Samumed Jobs page via the LinkedIn icon below.

Current Job Listings at Samumed

Research Associate/Senior Research Associate, Discovery Biology

San Diego, CA

  • We are seeking a creative, highly motivated, responsible and dynamic Research Associate/Senior Research Associate to join our R&D division to contribute to high-impact and fast-paced research and drug discovery.
  • This position is a full-time position in the company’s San Diego headquarters.

Manager, Quality

San Diego, CA

  • Samumed is looking for a highly motivated Manager, Quality to join its Quality Assurance team.
  • This position will be based in Samumed’s San Diego office. 

Vice President of Asset Management, Oncology

San Diego, CA

  • Provides pre-clinical and clinical trial expertise related to the Samumed oncology pipeline.
  • Reporting to the Chief Medical Officer, works with cross-functional teams to help ensure that the Oncology development strategies are aligned with broader corporate and patient needs.
  • This position is based in Samumed’s headquarters in San Diego.

Drug Safety Reviewer

San Diego, CA

  • We are seeking a responsible, dynamic, creative and highly motivated Drug Safety Reviewer to join our DSPV team.
  • This is a full-time position in the company’s San Diego headquarters. 
  • This position provides medical expertise to the safety and pharmacovigilance department for the clinical development program. 
  • S/he will contribute to the review, analysis, and approval of Individual Case Safety Reports (ICSR) and Periodic Reports for investigational products.
  • S/he will maintain active pharmacovigilance oversight for products, including signal detection, and will provide safety/medical input for review of risk management.
  • Will act as the lead for the safety monthly reviews in collaboration with the clinical development physicians.

Scientist, Immuno-Oncology and Tumor Microenvironment

San Diego, CA

  • We are seeking an innovative, highly motivated and creative Scientist to join our R&D division in the area of cancer immunology, with a focus on elucidating the molecular and cellular mechanisms underlying response and resistance to therapeutic intervention.  
  • This is a full-time position in the company’s San Diego headquarters.

Research Associate, Neuropharmacology and Immunology

San Diego, CA

  • We are seeking an innovative and highly motivated Research Associate to join our Neuropharmacology and Immunology team in the R&D division to contribute to preclinical research programs aimed at the development of treatments for cancer and neurodegenerative diseases.  
  • This is a full-time position in the company’s San Diego headquarters.

Assistant, Administrative Operations

San Diego, CA

  • We are looking for a talented and motivated Assistant, Administrative Operations to provide departmental-specific, as well as general, administrative support.  
  • This is a fulltime position with full benefits and wages commensurate with experience

Scientist/Senior Scientist, Medicinal Chemistry

San Diego, CA

  • We are seeking multiple talented and highly motivated chemists with pharmaceutical industrial experience to join our drug discovery team.
  • The successful candidate will contribute to all phases of the drug discovery, including hit identification, hit to lead, lead optimization and candidate nomination.
  • As a member of a dynamic multi-disciplinary team, the candidate will work closely with other scientists internally or externally to support our drug discovery efforts and identify new chemical entities into clinical stage.
  • This is a full-time position in the company’s San Diego headquarters.

Research Associate/Senior Research Associate, Tumor Biology

San Diego, CA

  • We are seeking an innovative and highly motivated Research Associate/Senior Research Associate to join our tumor biology team in the R&D division to contribute to preclinical research programs targeting Alternative Splicing and aimed at the development of treatments for cancer.  
  • This is a full-time position in the company’s San Diego headquarters. 

Staff Accountant

San Diego, CA

  • We are seeking a responsible, dynamic, creative and highly motivated Staff Accountant to join our Finance Department. 
  • The Staff Accountant role is involved in all areas of accounting. 
  • The Staff Accountant is primarily responsible for journal entries, reconciliations, financial statement analysis, support tax filings, cash disbursements, and special projects.

Clinical Research Associate I

San Diego, CA or Remote (U.S.)

  • We are seeking a responsible, dynamic, creative and highly motivated Clinical Research Associate (CRA) to join our Clinical Operations Department. 
  • The Clinical Research Associate (CRA) participates in the planning, coordination, and monitoring activities of clinical trials in the Clinical Operations Department.
  • The CRA provides project support in the initiation, execution and close out of assigned clinical studies. 
  • This is a full-time position in the company’s San Diego headquarters or remote (U.S.).

Clinical Trials Assistant

San Diego, Los Angeles, or Orange County, CA

  • We are seeking a responsible, dynamic, creative, and highly motivated Clinical Trials Assistant (CTA) to join our Clinical Operations Department. 
  • This is a full-time position in San Diego, Los Angeles, or Orange County.

Senior Medical Writer

San Diego, CA

  • We are looking for a Senior Medical Writer to join our Regulatory Affairs team.
  • The Senior Medical Writer is responsible for writing, reviewing, and overseeing the production of clinical, non-clinical, and regulatory documents in support of drug development programs.

Please submit your resume or additional inquiries to apply@samumed.com. Please include the complete title of the position for which you are applying in the subject line of your email. Emails that do not include this information will be disregarded. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

It has come to our attention that individuals impersonating Samumed personnel have been soliciting candidates for fake job positions, as part of a fraudulent phishing scheme. If you are concerned about the legitimacy of any Samumed job posting, please contact the Samumed human resources department at 858-926-2900.