• Job Description: Business Research Intern

    Do you want to grow a company that positively impacts the world? At twoXAR, we discover lifesaving drug treatments using artificial intelligence. We are seeking a business research associate intern to support our team to grow our portfolio of discovery-stage programs across a range of therapeutic areas. This role will report to the SVP of Biopharmaceutical Business Development, for a full time three to 6 months term with a flexible start date.

    twoXAR is an artificial intelligence-driven drug discovery company

    We leverage our computational platform to identify promising drug candidates, validate and de-risk them through preclinical studies, and progress candidates to the clinic through industry and investor partnerships. We have established collaborations with leading biopharmaceutical companies and are now scaling the business and building our internal drug pipeline. twoXAR is venture-backed with financing from SoftBank Ventures and Andreessen Horowitz and has strong ties to Stanford University and MIT. Our management team and advisory board have decades of biopharmaceutical management experience, built software systems used by tens of millions of people, held VP and C-level positions at Fortune 100 companies, and have had previous startups end with successful strategic acquisitions.


    • Help explore how to cut through and reduce the business inefficiencies of drug development
    • Direct access to founders and business team
    • Fast-paced startup environment with exposure to strategy, corporate development, and business development functions. Potential opportunity for full-time employment after the internship.


    • Research and profile companies, stakeholders, competitive landscape, etc.
    • Assist in prospecting, generating, qualifying, processing and following up on leads and appointment setting for the business development team. 
    • Speak with internal and external people to gather information in-person, on-phone, and via email
    • Organize research for effective decision-making
    • Help draft internal and external communication including emails, meeting notes, presentations, etc.
    • Maintain a pipeline of interactions


    • Bachelor’s degree required.  MBA is preferred.
    • Experience in the drug discovery space (business development or research)
    • Experience digging up hard to find companies and market information
    • Proficient at Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
    • Interest in drug development, deal structuring, biotech startup financing, and effectively communicating complex ideas
    • Startup-minded: high-energy, self-starter
    • Cultural fit: Genuine, collaborative, innovative, data-driven, & goal-oriented


    If you think you might be a great fit for twoXAR,

    send cover letter and resume to joinus@twoxar.com  


    We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, we are not able to sponsor visas either now or in the future.


    twoXAR is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.