Cytokinetics Overview

  • www.cytokinetics.com
  • South San Francisco, CA
  • 51 to 200 Employees
  • 1997
  • Company - Public (CYTK)
  • Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

CompetitorsIonis Pharmaceuticals, MyoKardia, PTC Therapeutics
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Cytokinetics is a late-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing muscle activators and muscle inhibitors as potential treatments for debilitating diseases in which muscle performance is compromised and/or declining. As a leader in ...
Mission: We are developing potential medicines to improve the healthspan of people with devastating cardiovascular and neuromuscular diseases of impaired muscle function.

Cytokinetics Reviews

3.7
67%
Recommend to a Friend
70%
Approve of CEO
Robert I. Blum
Robert I. Blum
18 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 1 year
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

* Truly open communication across all levels of company * Great life-work balance * Talented, genuine, caring employees * Extensive pipeline of unique MOA compounds * Fantastic compensation &

Cons

* None I can think of.

Advice to Management

* Transitioning from a clin dev to a commercial organization can be extremely difficult and requires bringing in the right people who have this type of experience.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Cytokinetics

4.3
(3 Reviews)

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Cytokinetics Interviews

Experience
Positive80%
Neutral20%
Getting an Interview
Applied online50%
Employee Referral25%
Staffing Agency25%
Difficulty
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  1. Research Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    Phone Interview with a talent acquisition where questions were asked about my past and my future. The interviewer was very nice and very easy to talk to. He was able to answer all my questions about the company with ease.
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Cytokinetics Awards & Accolades

  • Best Places to Work in the Bay AreaSan Francisco Business Times2021

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