Join our team

In the U.S. alone, almost half a million people are on dialysis and over 100,000 are waiting for a life-saving kidney transplant – by joining our team, you can be a part of developing precision medicines to give people back their lives and time, free from worry about kidney failure.

Through a culture that values innovation, scientific rigor, and collaboration, come join our team of talented and highly-engaged scientists and dynamic professionals to build a company dedicated to conquering kidney disease. Please explore our available jobs below. If you don’t see a job posting that matches your skills or interest, please submit your resume or CV, and a cover letter here.


I like the environment at Chinook, where I'm encouraged to share my ideas and I know that people will listen. I feel I can be a contributor in Chinook’s work to improve the lives of those with kidney disease.

Jim Ding, Phd, Scientist II


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“The team at Chinook is amazing! Chinookers work together across departments every day to move our clinical pipeline forward and to exchange innovative ideas. I feel extremely fortunate to be part of such a promising company with real potential to positively impact the lives of patients with kidney disease.”



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It’s soulful work knowing the collaborative efforts of our team have the potential to save lives. As we launch our clinical trials, we’re intentional about interacting with patients and their families to understand what they go through day-to-day and how we might best help. It’s their lives that inspire us to do all we can to work fast and smart and together.”


Current Opportunities


AD, Statistical Programming Seattle, WA
Clinical Research Associate Seattle, WA
Clinical Trial Manager Seattle, WA
Clinical Project Manager Seattle, WA
Field Medical Director Remote

Manufacturing and Supply Chain

Vice President, Quality Assurance

Seattle, WA or 

Berkeley, CA or

Vancouver, BC

AD, Supply Chain Management Seattle, WA


Research Associate / Sr. Research Associate, In Vivo Pharmacology Vancouver, BC
Senior Scientist, Translational Medicine

Vancouver, BC or 

Seattle, WA or

Berkeley, CA


IT Helpdesk Lead Vancouver, BC

Life at Chinook