The Next Generation of Biotech Professionals

Internship Program

At Cytokinetics we are dedicated to supporting the next generation of biotech professionals through our annual Cytokinetics Internship Program. We believe that investing in enthusiastic students and recent graduates brings fresh perspectives and insights to our teams and we take pride in providing opportunities to contribute to meaningful projects. Through our Internship Program we aim to provide a challenging and rewarding experience to build a strong foundation for a career in the biopharmaceutical industry.

Each summer we offer several paid internships at our South San Francisco headquarters. Internships take place for approximately 10-12 weeks, beginning in late May or June. Internships are posted online at the end of December and run through February. Selections will be made in March.

Internship Program Highlights

Interns who join our program will gain valuable hands-on experience and exposure to the biotech industry throughout the summer. Additional features of the internship program include:

  • Social events including day trips and outings
  • Lunch and learn series on biotech industry featuring company speakers
  • Participation in annual Employee Appreciation Day event
  • Final presentation at end of summer to colleagues and senior management

If you are interested in applying to our internship program, visit our Job Opportunities page between December and February.