At the forefront of what we do is the potentially positive impact our efforts can have on improving the lives of critically ill patients. Our dedicated and talented clinical development and management teams are among the best in the industry, with long track records of successfully developing novel therapeutics. We strive to foster a collaborative, creative, and science-driven environment where our employees can take pride in their accomplishments and where their contributions are valued.

We’re centered on our five core corporate values, and we look for potential employees who embody the same ideals.

Our Five Core Values

  1. Make commitments and live up to them

  2. Leverage scientific ingenuity

  3. Hold ourselves to the highest standards of ethical behavior

  4. Embrace unique talents, honoring diverse life and work styles

  5. Promote an environment of trust

Chimerix, Inc. is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. Consistent with our commitment to equal employment opportunity, Chimerix provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities who need assistance in applying electronically for a position, unless doing so would impose an undue hardship. To request a reasonable accommodation for this purpose, please send an email to or call 919-806-1074.