Our Approach

Ardelyx develops:

  • Innovative, non-systemic, small molecule therapeutics that work exclusively in the GI tract to treat GI and cardio-renal diseases.
  • We have developed a proprietary drug discovery and design platform enabling us, in a rapid and cost-efficient manner, to discover and design novel drug candidates

Targeted Therapeutic Areas

Ardelyx has established a unique approach to drug development with programs targeting gut transporters, receptors, and enzymes

Therapeutic Areas


At Ardelyx, you will experience an innovative and dynamic research and development environment. We are seeking the best in class scientists, advanced thinkers, and people who thrive on collaboration to co-create the future. You will be working with some of the industry’s best scientists in a team environment focused on world class research and development. We currently have great opportunities for creative, experienced and talented individuals who want to join the Ardelyx team. We offer competitive compensation and benefits. Ardelyx, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For consideration, please send your Resume/CV and cover letter indicating relevant job code to careers-1@ardelyx.com.

Open Positions:

Principal Investigator – Cardiorenal Disease

Administrative Assistant


Scientist/Sr. Research Associate – Pharmacology

Manager/Director, Regulatory Affairs

Manager/Director, Quality Assurance

Clinical Project Manager

Sr Scientist, Cell-Based Assays and Screening