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Associate Principal/ Principal Scientist - Oncology Drug Discovery

KSQ Therapeutics, Inc. is seeking an exceptional industry-trained program team lead to coordinate the drug discovery efforts for our pipeline projects. This position requires in-depth drug discovery experience required for rational and impactful decision making. The successful candidate will have a proven track record of collaborating across multiple functional areas to find that ‘one from many’. This scientist will be required to interact with internal and external international and academic partners to translate discoveries into clinically transformative medicines. This person will directly influence the company’s efforts to translate our unique platform discoveries into novel drug discovery programs.


  • Ph.D. with 3+ years of experience in oncology drug discovery in an industry setting.
  • Proven experience leading multi-disciplinary teams through hit finding and lead op required; experience with IND enabling efforts desired.
  • Experience coordinating and managing international CRO efforts highly desired;
  • Experience with conducting single agent & combination drug testing and prosecuting diverse areas of biology (signaling, biochemistry, gene expression etc.) is preferred.
  • Working knowledge of immunology and genome engineering approaches is valuable but not required.
  • Ability to think critically and creatively as part of a fast-paced research team.
  • Adaptability, commitment to scientific excellence, and team player mentality is a must.
  • This leader will use their experience to coordinate a cross-functional team to design and execute on efforts that shape KSQ’s drug discovery programs and company goals.
  • KSQ needs you to share your experience and knowledge to impact our goals in a timely and efficient manner


A competitive overall compensation package including: competitive base salary, bonus potential and stock options.

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