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Careers at Ribometrix

Ribometrix is a privately held, preclinical stage biotechnology startup with research labs based in Durham, NC. We develop and employ cutting-edge technologies to create RNA-targeted therapeutics.

We are seeking bright, highly-motivated, and organized individuals who are interested in joining a dynamic and intellectually challenging startup environment. Successful candidates will be optimistic, solutions-oriented, accountable, and open-minded with a positive, can-do attitude and a strong ability to solve problems.

Research Associate I, RNA Biology

Durham, NC


Position Summary

We are seeking a highly motivated Research Associate to join our RNA Production group. This Associate will be responsible for supporting RNA production efforts for our hit discovery and lead optimization efforts. Success in this position will require an individual who is comfortable in a dynamic, fast-paced environment, with a drive to continuously improve and execute within projected timelines, and who can collaborate effectively with other members of the RNA Production and RNA Biology teams

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assist in inventory maintenance and production of reagents for RNA production and screening
  • Preparation and purification of nucleic acid samples, including but not limited to nucleic acid extraction, restriction digests, and gel electrophoresis
  • Assist in routine monitoring and maintenance of common use laboratory equipment
  • Assist the RNA Biology team as needed with general molecular biology tasks, including but not limited to cloning, PCR, and NGS-based experiments
  • Adherence to SOPs and laboratory safety procedures
  • Contribute to technical documentation of batch production
  • Maintain a high-quality lab notebook and SOPs

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IT Systems Administrator

Durham, NC


Position Summary

We are seeking a highly motivated candidate for our IT network and systems administration.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Maintain, configure and administer network infrastructure including servers, Office 365 including AD and computer systems.
  • Troubleshoot hardware, Windows, Linux and iOS based, and software issues, assess impact of issues and prioritize and drive it to resolutions.
  • Provide documentations for:
  • technical specifications for planning and implementing new or upgrades to IT infrastructure.
  • step by step instruction level documentation for routine IT tasks and issue resolutions.
  • Help manage desktop and helpdesk support efforts executed by IT support partner.
  • Ensure timely resolution to technical issues with minimal disruptions to ongoing research and operations activities.
  • Ensure reliable backups and implement appropriate processes for data protection, disaster recovery, and failover.
  • Responsible for capacity, storage planning, and performance of network and systems.
  • Administer and support servers, local NAS, desktops, laptops, printers, WAP, switches, firewall, software deployment, security updates and patches.

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Sr. Research Associate, Biochemistry

Durham, NC


Position Summary

We are seeking a highly motivated Sr. Research Associate to join our Lead Discovery group in efforts to screen small molecules against RNA targets. This person will be part of a team that is responsible for developing and executing biochemical assays to support hit characterization, and compound profiling. They will collaborate extensively with other members of the Lead Discovery, Chemistry, and RNA Biology teams. An ideal candidate will have prior experience as a member of a team involved in drug discovery and screening or working with validated processes and procedures.

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Research Associate, Compound Profiling

Durham, NC


Position Summary

We are seeking a highly motivated Research Associate to join our Lead Discovery group in efforts to screen small molecules against RNA targets. This person will be part of a team that is responsible for profiling compounds of interest and hit characterization to support hit discovery and lead optimization efforts. They will collaborate extensively with other members of the Lead Discovery, Chemistry, and RNA Biology teams. An ideal candidate will have prior experience as a member of a team involved in drug discovery and screening or working with validated processes and procedures.

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Cell Pathway Scientist

Durham, NC


Position Summary

We are seeking a highly motivated Cell Pathway Scientist to join our team.

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Biochemistry/Cell Scientist

Durham, NC


Position Summary

We are seeking a highly motivated Biochemistry/Cell Scientist to join our team.

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Accountant

Durham, NC


Position Summary

We are seeking a highly motivated candidate to join our Finance Team. In this role, you will be responsible for all monthly accounting, reconciliation and close functions, payroll administration and other projects.

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Research Associate II, RNA Biology

Durham, NC


Position Summary

Drive early RNA-small molecule discovery programs in our RNA Biology group. Identifying and characterizing the complex RNA structures targeted in our drug discovery pipeline. Success in this position will require an individual who is discovery-minded, with a drive to execute effectively and who can collaborate effectively with other members of the RNA Biology team and the wider organization. The Research Associate will have a pivotal role in providing support to the RNA biology group to elucidate novel RNA structures for drug discovery.

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