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Our team is dedicated to the preclinical and clinical development of novel pharmacotherapies to treat disorders of the inner ear with high unmet medical need. Because our employees are the key to our success, we carefully select each new member of the team. We seek colleagues who perform their work with knowledge and dedication, who value integrity and who take initiative both within a team and individually.

Does finding a new job in Berlin, the vibrant capital of Germany, sound like the perfect next step for you? Are you enthusiastic about making a difference in the lives of people with acute hearing disorders? Would you like to become part of an energetic team of inspired and highly skilled professionals? Then we invite you to explore AudioCure´s current job positions.

We are currently recruiting. Please see the open positions below for your opportunity to join the AudioCure team:

Research Scientist

Position Overview and Responsibilities

AudioCure’s lead compound has a completely novel action profile inducing the transcription of neurotrophins known to promote survival and regeneration of damaged cells within the inner ear. Your focus will be to execute in vivo and in vitro assays required for the advancement of our lead compound towards clinical development. You will work in close collaboration with a dedicated team of scientists to ensure that our cutting-edge approach is advanced in an efficient and well thought out manner.

Requirements

  • A PhD in neurobiology or other research and development relevant subject (e.g. biochemistry, cell biology, molecular biology)
  • Hands-on experience in in vivo and in vitro experimental models
  • Hands-on experience in preparation of protocols, SOPs and experimental reports
  • Proven experience in the independent design, execution, analyse and interpretation of experiments
  • Flexibility in a results-driven and multi-task environment
  • High proficiency in both English and German
  • Ability to work equally well independently as well as within the AudioCure team

Preference will be given to candidates who additionally have:

  • Significant experience in the field of hearing research (e.g. noise-induced hearing loss, tinnitus, ototoxicity, presbycusis)
  • Hands-on experience in the establishment of experimental models for hearing disorders, surgical approaches for delivery to the inner ear and/or dissection and histology of the inner ear
  • Demonstrable experience in writing and managing German “Tierversuchsantrag”

If you wish to be considered for this position, please send your resume to: careers@audiocure.com

Preclinical / Clinical Project Manager

Position Overview and Responsibilities:

Your initial focus will be to develop, implement and execute AudioCure’s preclinical projects in preparation of clinical studies. You will work in close collaboration with the management team and scientists to ensure that our preclinical and upcoming clinical programs adhere to milestones and timelines. Using your excellent planning and organization skills, you will work across diverse projects and indications to advance AudioCure’s drug development. You will also have the opportunity to assist in the design and execution of preclinical and clinical studies for hearing disorders.

Requirements:

  • A PhD in a drug discovery-relevant subject (e.g. biochemistry, pharmacology, toxicology, chemistry)
  • The successful candidate is likely to have an extensive relevant post-doctoral experience in academia and/or industry
  • Demonstrable experience in managing projects in the preclinical or clinical arena to a successful conclusion
  • High level of organization as well as time management skills to ensure adherence to timelines
  • Extensive experience in the setup, validation and execution of the management of CROs, CMOs
  • As the company language is English: excellent oral and written communication skills in English
  • Ability to work equally well independently as well as within the AudioCure team

Preference will be given to candidates who additionally have:

  • Demonstrated experience in the development of APIs and drug products
  • Experience in pharmaceutical regulatory processes and agencies
  • Hands-on experience in managing clinical studies
  • Hands-on experience in diverse experimental model systems of the inner ear
  • Hands-on experience in the elucidation of mode of action of pipeline candidates

If you wish to be considered for this position, please send your resume to: careers@audiocure.com