Work at DrugBank

Build and Grow with us

DrugBank is the world’s largest online database of drug and drug target information. Our mission is to structure and organize the world’s pharmaceutical knowledge to enable new drug discoveries and new kinds of medicine. DrugBank is used by millions of researchers and pharmacists around the world as well as many of the top pharmaceutical companies working in drug discovery research.

Join us and you will enjoy a bustling start-up vibe where everyone has fun, cooperates and sees the impact of their work.

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What does it look like to be part of the DrugBank team?

  • Vacations and Paid Holidays - DrugBank offers 3 weeks of paid vacation, a few extra personal days, and a few national holidays every year.
  • Catered lunch on Fridays - We enjoy hanging out as a team, so lunch is on us every Friday.
  • Full health benefits - Extended health benefits with fully paid premiums for you and your family.
  • Take active breaks - Ping pong, darts, and video games to give you the time you need to re-energize.
  • Standing desks - We know that you need to be comfortable to do your best work, which is why we have ergonomic office chairs, adjustable standing desks and 4K monitors to reduce eye strain.
  • Apple hardware - You get your very own brand new Apple laptop.
  • Free coffee and snacks - The coffee is locally roasted and the snacks are delivered weekly.
  • Fewer meetings - We won't waste your time in useless meetings, we believe in working closely together, without unnecessary distractions.
  • 35 hour work week - Work is a marathon, not a sprint. We regularly stick to 35 hours a week, with the occasional emergency demanding more. We want you to put in 7 quality hours then go live your life, rest, and recharge so you can come back fresh.
  • Diverse work environment - Expand your horizons and grow as a person in the company of others with different backgrounds, experiences, and identities.

Life at DrugBank

Our office is located in Edmonton, AB, Canada.

At DrugBank you’ll work hard, learn quickly and have plenty of excitement on a daily basis. Our company is constantly growing and evolving which means you will have lots of opportunities for learning, growth and new challenges.

We have a beautiful office space in downtown Edmonton that is well connected to transit and conveniently located in the heart of Edmonton's rapidly growing coffee and food scene.

DrugBank is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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