Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., located in the North San Diego County city of Carlsbad, was founded in 1989 and was purposely designed to create a better, more efficient drug discovery platform, establish a new innovation-centered business model, and maximize the value of every medicine created and get it to the people who need it most as quickly and as efficiently as possible.
With the RNA molecule as the basis of our novel drug discovery platform, we are targeting an unprecedented range of therapeutic areas. Our antisense therapies are disrupting diseases and changing their course—from the rarest of conditions, to those that impact millions of people. We currently have three commercial products and more than 40 potentially transformative medicines in our pipeline designed to treat a broad range of diseases.
Ionis is a challenging, motivating and rewarding environment designed to foster innovation and scientific excellence. Our success is a direct result of our outstanding employees. We are interested in bringing together individuals with different skill sets into this creative environment to be part of a productive team. Join us and experience our unique culture while you develop and expand your career.
DIRECTOR OR EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF REGULATORY AFFAIRS
The Director or Executive Director, Regulatory Affairs will help develop regulatory strategy and be an active partner in drug development project planning and execution. This is an individual contributor role, reporting directly to the Vice President, Regulatory Affairs. This position will work within cross-company development project teams and will provide expertise in translating clinical and nonclinical requirements into practical strategic regulatory plans. This individual will implement these plans through coordination, authorship and development of domestic and international drug applications and submissions, and through global regulatory agency interactions. Experience with rare disease/orphan drug development and/or cardiometabolic or renal targeted therapeutics is a plus. This position will be the responsible RA lead for multiple compounds in development.