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Relay Therapeutics Overview

Cambridge, MA
51 to 200 employees
2016
Company - Public
Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
Unknown / Non-Applicable
Headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Relay Therapeutics is a private company launched in 2016. To date the company has raised $520M from investors including Third Rock Ventures, SoftBank Vision Fund, GV, Casdin Capital, BVF Partners, EcoR1 Capital, Foresite Capital ... Read more

Mission: Headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Relay Therapeutics is a private company launched in 2016. To date the company has raised $520M from investors including Third Rock Ventures, SoftBank Vision Fund, GV, Casdin Capital, BVF Partners, EcoR1 Capital, Foresite Capital

Company Updates

  • GV's Krishna Yeshwant reflects on our IPO milestone.

  • Today marks another milestone towards achieving our mission to make new medicines. Securing additional capital through our IPO allows us to get one step closer to helping patients. Thank you to the Nasdaq for hosting us at the virtual bell ringing this morning. Check out our virtual bell ringing ceremony! $RLAY

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Relay Therapeutics – Why Work With Us?


Relay Therapeutics is a new breed of company at the intersection of leading edge experimental and computational approaches focused on making medicines against intractable precision medicine targets. Relay Therapeutics harnesses the forces of expanding computational power and increasing experimental insights to better understand the dynamic nature of protein motion. The approach has been validated with multiple programs poised to enter the clinic. While the company’s initial focus has been in oncology, Relay Therapeutics’ approach has broad applicability and potential to design transformative medicines across a range of disease areas. Headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Relay Therapeutics is a private company launched in 2016. To date, the company has raised $520 million from investors including SoftBank Vision Fund, Third Rock Ventures, Casdin Capital, GV, BVF Partners, EcoR1 Capital, Foresite Capital, Perceptive Advisors, Tavistock Group and an affiliate of D.E. Shaw Research

VISION

Create medicines that will make a transformative difference for patients by building the first dedicated drug discovery pipeline centered on protein motion

 

Relay Therapeutics is a new breed of company at the intersection of computation and biotechnology that is committed to creating medicines that will have a transformative impact on patients. Relay Therapeutics’ approach combines unprecedented computational power with leading-edge experimental approaches across the fields of structural biology, biophysics, chemistry and biology. This integration illuminates – for the first time – the full mobility of a protein and provides key insights into how the dynamic nature of a protein’s conformation regulates function. By applying these insights, Relay Therapeutics aims to modulate protein conformation to develop novel therapies for patients. Headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Relay Therapeutics is a private company launched in 2016. To date the company has raised $520M from investors including Third Rock Ventures, SoftBank Vision Fund, GV, Casdin Capital, BVF Partners, EcoR1 Capital, Foresite Capital, Perceptive Advisors, Tavistock Group and an affiliate of D.E. Shaw Research.

 

Integrating Leading-Edge Computational and Experimental Science To Transform Human Health

We’re a new breed of company at the intersection of computation and biotechnology that is committed to creating medicines that will have a transformative impact on patients.

Your Next Adventure Awaits

Our world-class team is equal parts bright and bold, with a shared passion for working in intellectually stimulating environments. We look for people who are committed to working together in a collaborative, rigorous and entrepreneurial culture.

Why Relay Therapeutics

We believe that along with our people, our culture is our greatest asset. To drive that culture, we encourage each employee to bring their full selves to work every single day so they can function in a highly creative and authentic way.

We Value

  • Fearlessness - Pursuing groundbreaking medicines by focusing on protein motion.
  • Relentlessness - Sustained urgency because patients can’t wait.
  • Candor - Openness through respect, listening, and speaking up.
  • Craftsmanship - Our best work, with passion, pride, and excellence.
  • Humanity - Accomplishing great things through generosity, enthusiasm and collaboration

Relay Therapeutics Reviews

  • "Outstanding Place To Work"

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    Current Employee - Senior Associate, Corporate Development in Cambridge, MA
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    I have been working at Relay Therapeutics full-time

    Pros

    Relay Tx has a 10/10 culture - if you want to work somewhere where everybody's opinion is taken into account and heard, no matter how junior or senior you are, Relay Tx is the place to be. The people are awesome and super welcoming, and the experience working there has been a blast. The company is working on some pretty cool projects and is very well financed, which is always a big plus!

    Cons

    I hope they can continue to keep the culture going as the company grows bigger!

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Relay Therapeutics Interviews

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    Computational Interview

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Relay Therapeutics in February 2020.

    Interview

    Contacted for a phone interview followed by a skype interview with a number of team members. Process lasted around 2 weeks. The team was very welcoming and friendly. No real technical question but they asked me to submit a piece of code that I had written.

    Interview Questions

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Relay Therapeutics Awards & Accolades

  • Best Places to Work, Boston Business Journal, 2017
  • Best Places to Work, Boston Business Journal, 2018
  • Best Places to Work, Boston Business Journal, 2019
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Pledges & Certifications

Pay Equality Pledge

Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

Tech Hiring Commitment

Helping to train, hire and promote more technology workers

Career Advancement Program

Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions

First Job Programs

Maintain entry-level hiring and career development programs to give people career starts

Veteran Hiring Commitment

Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

Pledge to Thrive

Taking steps to prioritize employee well-being

Diversity Commitment

Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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