Careers with Aratana Therapeutics

Aratana seeks the best talent to continue our success in delivering high quality, new medicines that address significant medical need for cats and dogs. If you are interested in joining a dynamic team, dedicated to innovation in veterinary medicine, please contact us. Click here to download our Corporate Brochure.


Open Positions:

Vice President of Technology

Aratana has an opening for VP of Technology.  This position is responsible for planning, coordinating, directing, and designing all operational activities associated with technology solutions for the Company, as well as providing direction and support for IT solutions that enhance business operations.  Candidates must have a BS/BA degree in computer science or information technology or deep relevant equivalent experience.  The candidate also should have approximately 10 years of practical hands-on experience managing IT teams, including managing information systems, networking, ERP solutions and data centers.  Experience with VEEVA, SAP, Magento, ADP, PV Works and LMS is a plus along with life science industry experience.

This full time position reports directly to the CEO and is based at the Aratana Therapeutics headquarters in Kansas City, KS.

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Medical Director 

Aratana has an opening for a Medical Director.  Applicants must have a DVM/VMD or PhD in life sciences with a specialty preferred.  Board specialty in internal medicine, oncology or dermatology is a plus but not required.  Post-doctoral experience in industry, clinical practice, academia or research desired.  Must also have a strong knowledge of key therapeutic areas, practice protocols, and study design.

This full-time position reports to the Chief Commercial Officer and is based at the Aratana Therapeutics headquarters in Kansas City, Kansas.  Domestic travel is required.

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