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

Director, Clinical Science

San Diego, CA

  • We are seeking a responsible, dynamic, creative and highly motivated individual to contribute to clinical science related activities as part of the Clinical Development function.  
  • The position will provide broad scientific and/or medical input to activities that span across the scope of clinical development, including clinical protocol development, study implementation, analysis and reporting of results and support of externally facing groups, including Business Development, Commercial, and Medical Affairs.
  • In collaboration with various corporate functions including Regulatory Affairs, Clinical Operations, and Clinical Outcomes and Analytics, contribute to efforts to produce high quality documents in support of regulatory filings (clinical study reports, briefing books, INDs, and NDAs) for Samumed development programs.
  • Experience with patient‑reported outcome measure development and validation is desirable.
  • This is a full-time position in the company’s San Diego headquarters.

Clinical Bioinformatics, Senior Manager/Associate Director

San Diego, CA

  • We are seeking a responsible, dynamic, creative and highly motivated Clinical Bioinformatics Scientist to join our Translational Science group to develop and implement computational approaches that translate findings from multi-omic clinical trial data, external database mining and internal transcriptomic studies into therapeutic hypotheses to further elucidate Samumed compounds’ mechanism of action, identify opportunities for patient stratification, and support indication selection.
  • This is a full-time position in the company’s San Diego headquarters.

Commercial Informational Liaison

Chicago, Atlanta, Ohio, Miami/Orlando, and Phoenix/Las Vegas

  • We are seeking a responsible, dynamic, creative and highly motivated Commercial Informational Liaison to join our commercialization team in the following locations: Chicago, Atlanta, Ohio, Miami/Orlando, and Phoenix/Las Vegas
  • The Commercial Informational Liaison (CIL) is responsible for the implementation of Samumed’s business strategies and plans calling on targeted health care providers (HCPs) in an assigned geography.  
  • The CIL will educate and inform providers and appropriate staff about the mechanism of action of Lorecivivint, currently in phase 3 trials, as a potential therapy for OA of the knee.
  • The CIL will be expected to engage and build relationships with clinical decision makers and staff to develop a deep understanding of the practice’s operations.
  • The CIL will identify challenges faced by the practice when treating OA using therapies administered under a patient’s medical benefit and provide potential solutions to appropriate internal teams.  
  • The ongoing exchange between the National Sales Director (NSD), the CIL, and provider community will be used internally to help create solutions for patients and inform cross functional efforts directed at product commercialization. 
  • The ideal CIL candidate will have led regional sales organizations from conception and thrives in an emerging company environment.
  • The right person will be very comfortable rolling up his/her sleeves and doing for themselves many of the tasks often delegated to others in large companies. 

Senior Formulation Scientist, CMC

San Diego, CA

  • Samumed is seeking a motivated and talented scientist to join the Formulation Development Group in the CMC department.
  • The Formulation Scientist will be responsible for dosage form development and pre-formulation characterization of small molecule drug candidates.
  • This individual will develop formulation strategies and timelines, provide technical leadership of formulation development and GMP manufacturing at contract manufacturing organizations (CMOs), and update multidisciplinary team with technical, timeline and budget issues.
  • The position will be responsible for internal laboratory investigations and evaluation of new technologies that could advance Samumed programs.
  • This is a full-time position in Samumed’s San Diego headquarters. 

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