Careers

Join Our Team.

There has never been a more exciting time at Rani Therapeutics. We have successfully tested the RaniPill in humans, and we are working towards the ultimate goal of making the oral delivery of biologics a reality for millions of patients. We are growing rapidly and we are actively hiring.

Current Openings.

We are actively hiring and building our team. Check out some of our current open positions. If you think you have the right experience, and would like to be part of a dynamic team, we want to hear from you.

CBO/VICE PRESIDENT OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

San Jose, California, United States - Full-time
Description
The Vice President of Business Development will play a key role in developing and executing the company’s overall business strategy. This person will work closely with the CEO, leadership team, and Board of Directors to drive all business aspects of the company, including corporate and business development activities, strategic planning, commercial input into clinical development, and support investor relationships and fundraising. Importantly, this person will be responsible for defining and executing the right strategy for Rani’s business development activities while ensuring alignment with the company’s broader vision and ambition.

Major Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the CEO and members of the leadership team and Board of Directors to define Rani’s corporate vision and strategy for long-range planning
  • Build out a robust commercial and business development strategy for the company
  • Identify and initiate business opportunities to maximize the value and potential of Rani’s oral delivery platform and pipeline
  • Develop business cases for various partnering or growth opportunities, including deal-specific financial analysis (accounting for strategic, financial, legal and tax implications)
  • Lead evaluation, structuring, negotiation and execution of significant company contracts, deals, and financings
  • Design a roadmap of potential business opportunities, including internal and external development programs, and financing opportunities
  • Develop a strong and effective partnership with R&D and clinical development teams to evaluate the potential of new therapies and integrate a commercial perspective early in the research and development process
  • Cultivate and maintain meaningful relationships with partners and industry players to increase company’s visibility and facilitate business opportunities
  • Represent Rani externally, including at partnering and industry conferences, and promote Rani’s business and technology
  • Monitor competitive intelligence by keeping up to date on market trends, competitors, new markets and opportunities

Minimum Qualifications

  • Entrepreneurial background and experience in biotech or pharma industry
  • MBA, JD and/or advanced scientific degree preferred
  • Significant experience (15+ years) as a business development professional, including structuring and negotiating M&A, licensing and collaboration transactions and managing deal processes
  • Proven track record of effective outreach and successful transactions within the biotechnology/pharma/life sciences sector.
  • Excellent written and interpersonal skills; ability to interface and communicate effectively with executive management and other functions within the organization
  • Can translate broad corporate strategies into clear, specific objectives and plans, and successfully executes against corporate strategic imperatives
  • Deep understanding of financial analysis and modeling
  • Energetic self-starter with strong executive presence and the ability to work effectively in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Strategic and analytical thinker capable of standing up and driving critical workstreams
  • Ability to parallel process multiple projects and workstreams
  • Strong team player capable of leading by influence with experience navigating & influencing stakeholders at all levels
  • Ability to apply scientific and market knowledge to assess a product or technology’s strategic fit, clinical viability, and commercial value
  • Knowledge of biotech industry intricacies (e.g. development risk, portfolio prioritization, approach to valuing pipeline assets, importance of regulation and intellectual property)
  • Actively networked and engaged in biopharma BD communities; effective at establishing relationship and initiating partnering discussions
  • Experience at small and large biopharma companies preferred
Salary Range: $373,659 – $475,000
Rani Therapeutics LLC is an equal opportunity employer. This means that Rani Therapeutics LLC is dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, military status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Our organization’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is key to making us a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation, and delivers better business results. At Rani Therapeutics, we’re committed to a workplace culture where everyone feels comfortable to bring their authentic selves. We pledge to foster inclusion in our organization by promoting psychological safety, embracing differences, and being accountable for our actions. We strive to make Rani a place where each individual feels seen and empowered to reach their highest potential.
Any notes applied to candidates are subject to review for Equal Employment Opportunity hiring policies.
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AUTOMATION (CONTROLS) ENGINEER I/II/III

San Jose, California, United States - Full-time
Description
We are seeking an exceptional Automation Engineers (I/II/III) to design, develop and validate controller system hardware and software for semi or fully automated equipment that are used for the scale-up of high volume, platform delivery devices. You will be analyzing system requirements, creating electrical and pneumatic schematics as well as panel layouts, implementing custom programmable logic code to custom, in-house made machines, testing system functionality and efficiency, proving system safety, and providing operational support.

Requirements

  • Working closely with R&D, Manufacturing, and Process Engineering groups to develop concepts and ideas for automation where applicable.
  • Take full ownership of the design, work with process engineers in creating User Requirements Specification (URS), conduct concept reviews, show proof of concept through prototyping/supporting test data, coordinate with appropriate stakeholders for successful verification/validation, launch and documentation.
  • Develop engineering designs, including electrical schematics, panel layouts, and bill of materials for equipment. Knowledge of SolidWorks Electrical is a plus.
  • Hands on PLC Controls system design, development, programming, and validation.
  • HMI/GUI design and implementation. Apply human factors and usability engineering in the development and modification of software interfaces.
  • Enable remote management of PLCs, controllers, and HMIs, as well as data logging Work with sustaining and maintenance to understand the root cause of control-related failures.
  • Provide engineering support, technical guidance, and training to operators.
  • Able to work on multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced, energetic environment and manage competing priorities. Strong planning and organizational skills.
  • Comply with company’s policies and guidelines regarding design control, validation activities and documentation.

Education and/or Job Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, mechatronics/robotics, or a related field.
  • 1-5 years of hands-on, relevant experience.

Qualifications

  • Proficiency expected in one of the following: Allen-Bradley (RSLogix 5000), Siemens, Omron, and or other industry standard PLC platforms.
  • Working knowledge of Relay Ladder Logic (RLL). Understanding of Structured Text (ST), Functional Block Diagram (FBD), and Sequential Function Charts (SFC).
  • Experience in writing HMI user interface using FactoryTalk View and other industry standard Graphic User InterfacesCreative, self-motivated, flexible to work in a small company environment and assume a wide variety of tasks.
  • Ability to troubleshoot equipment problems and perform complex system tests.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced engineering degree.
  • VFD programming and motor control.
  • Working knowledge with SMC motor driver preferred.
  • Experience with robotics (Epson, Denso, Omron), and machine vision.
  • Working knowledge of PLC.
Salary Range: $101,764 – $158,638
Rani Therapeutics LLC is an equal opportunity employer. This means that Rani Therapeutics LLC is dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, military status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Our organization’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is key to making us a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation, and delivers better business results. At Rani Therapeutics, we’re committed to a workplace culture where everyone feels comfortable to bring their authentic selves. We pledge to foster inclusion in our organization by promoting psychological safety, embracing differences, and being accountable for our actions. We strive to make Rani a place where each individual feels seen and empowered to reach their highest potential.
Any notes applied to candidates are subject to review for Equal Employment Opportunity hiring policies.
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SENIOR MECHANICAL ENGINEER

San Jose, California, United States - Full-time

Description

We are seeking an exceptional Senior Mechanical Engineer to design, develop, and validate semi or fully automated equipment that is used for the scale-up of high volume, disposable devices.  Your role is to find creative and sound engineering solutions to challenging problems with a strong focus on quality, reliability, and execution.  This is a hands-on position that requires interaction and collaboration with a cross-functional team including Engineering, Manufacturing, Biology, Quality, Facilities, and Sustaining.

Requirements

  • Develop concepts and ideas for improving existing tooling as well as creating new tooling including semi-automation where applicable
  • Evaluate the current manufacturing processes & workflows, identify opportunities for improved performance/throughput by applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials as well as soliciting feedback from operators
  • Take full ownership of the design, create User Requirements Specification (URS), conduct concept reviews, show proof of concept through prototyping/supporting test data, coordinate with appropriate stakeholders for successful verification/validation, launch, and documentation
  • Create 3D models, engineering drawings and bills of materials
  • Create comprehensive work instructions and manufacturing SOP’s
  • Create verification/validation protocols (IQ,OQ,PQ), lead/support the execution activities, generate relevant data and provide corresponding documentation and reports
  • Participate in design FMEA and plan steps for mitigating risks
  • Establish a working relationship with outside vendors, machine shops, contract manufacturers and manage the work accordingly
  • Comply with company’s policies and guidelines regarding design control, validation activities and documentation

Education and/or Job Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • 5-7 years hands-on, relevant experience
  • In-depth experience with complex mechanical/electromechanical design
  • Extensive experience with precision mechanisms, pneumatics, servo systems, tooling/fixtures, and mechanical components such as motors, belts/pulleys, gears, actuators, sensors, etc.
  • Experience with creating engineering drawings, BOMs and product specifications
  • Deep knowledge of material properties, heat treatment, and surface finish
  • Proven track record with Medical Device Manufacturing Methods/Procedures, FDA regulations, ISO, cGMP, and QMS standards
  • Good understanding of DFM and lean manufacturing
  • Excellent verbal, written, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge and/or hands-on experience with machine shop tools
  • Deep knowledge of GD&T as well as proficiency with SolidWorks
  • Creative, self-motivated and flexible to work in a small company environment and assume a wide variety of tasks

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Knowledge/experience with plastic injection molding
  • Knowledge/experience with DOE, SPC, JMP /Minitab
  • Experience with metal stamping, laser cutting and chemical etching
  • Familiarity with and sterilization process and aseptic environment
  • PLC programming
Salary Range: $150,000 – $174,000
Rani Therapeutics LLC is an equal opportunity employer. This means that Rani Therapeutics LLC is dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, military status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Our organization’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is key to making us a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation, and delivers better business results. At Rani Therapeutics, we’re committed to a workplace culture where everyone feels comfortable to bring their authentic selves. We pledge to foster inclusion in our organization by promoting psychological safety, embracing differences, and being accountable for our actions. We strive to make Rani a place where each individual feels seen and empowered to reach their highest potential.
Any notes applied to candidates are subject to review for Equal Employment Opportunity hiring policies.
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STAFF MECHANICAL ENGINEER - R&D

San Antonio, Texas, United States - Full-Time

Description

Responsible for providing technical leadership in the areas of design for manufacturability and process development/ optimization. This is a hands-on position that requires interaction and collaboration with cross-functional teams including R&D Engineering, Automation Engineering, Manufacturing, Material, Quality, and Safety.

Requirements

  • Actively participate in early design concept review with R&D to provide objective feedback to ensure manufacturing robustness.
  • Work closely with Engineering and Manufacturing to understand design intent and incorporate
  • Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD& T).
  • Design new jigs and fixtures for manufacturing.
  • Develop standards and key performance metrics to reduce variability as well as improve quality, throughput, and efficiency.
  • Perform tests and experiments when necessary to collect functional data as it relates to the current tool design.
  • Perform equipment characterization and define process windows by creating appropriate DOEs and utilizing statistical data analysis.
  • Investigate manufacturing process failures, identify root cause and work with other groups as needed to ensure timely resolution.
  • Provide support to existing equipment and ensure proper documentation and training.
  • Lead new product transfer and manufacturing scale-up activities utilizing best manufacturing techniques.
  • Adhere to project timelines, identify risks/issues, and recommend mitigations.
  • Collaborates with coworkers across the organization to document and design how systems work and interact.
  • Clearly communicates technical issues, and ties work clearly to company objectives.
  • Proactively offer regular, constructive feedback to others.
  • Participate in recruiting strong engineers.
  • Comply with company’s policies and guidelines regarding design control, validation activities and documentation.

Education and/or Job Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Chemical, Manufacturing, or related engineering fields.
  • 10-12 years hands-on experience in a manufacturing environment with a proven record of process development, optimization, and validation.

Skills and Specifications

  • Proficiency with SolidWorks required.
  • Prior experience in a medical device company.
  • Experience with design control process for medical devices and implementation of product into manufacturing.
  • Good understanding of DFM and lean manufacturing.
  • Knowledge and experience with plastic injection molding.
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience with machine shop tools .
  • Excellent verbal, written, and presentation and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Creative, self-motivated, and flexible to work in a small company environment and assume a wide variety of tasks.
Salary Range: $131,250 –  $147,500
Rani Therapeutics LLC is an equal opportunity employer. This means that Rani Therapeutics LLC is dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, military status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Our organization’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is key to making us a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation, and delivers better business results. At Rani Therapeutics, we’re committed to a workplace culture where everyone feels comfortable to bring their authentic selves. We pledge to foster inclusion in our organization by promoting psychological safety, embracing differences, and being accountable for our actions. We strive to make Rani a place where each individual feels seen and empowered to reach their highest potential.
Any notes applied to candidates are subject to review for Equal Employment Opportunity hiring policies.
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SENIOR MANUFACTURING ENGINEER

San Jose, California, United States - Full-time

Description

Supports the manufacturing of Rani Capsules. Provides technical assistance in installation, preventative maintenance, and calibration of equipment. Works with R&D engineering and quality to ensure device specifications conform to device requirements. Responsible for supporting the production lines with daily activities, process improvements, cost savings projects, supplier engineering support, and consistency of assembly processes.

Requirements

  • Lead continuous improvement programs to improve, manufacturing processes, equipment performance and reliability. Maximize Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF), Operational Uptime and minimize Mean Time To Repair (MTTR)
  • Support Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) during the design and development of new equipment.  analyze equipment malfunctions and failures and accordingly develop corrective actions
  • Develop improvements to enhance equipment reliability and scalability
  • Develop preventive maintenance procedures to reduce equipment and tooling failures
  • Maintain documentations for equipment installation, maintenance and troubleshooting procedures for reference purposes
  • Responsible for manufacturing methods and their transfer into production
  • Follow SOP on re-validation of existing equipment, tooling and processes
  • Provide technical assistance and engineering support to the manufacturing floor in ensuring production of quality products. Work with other support departments to maintain on-time delivery of goals
  • Work with Quality Control team to generate, update and implement all manufacturing engineering related requests, vendor contact and auditing specification
  • Perform Root Cause Analysis and Address CAPA on Manufacturing Non-Conformances
  • Create comprehensive Manufacturing Documentation (MPI’s, LHR’s, WI’s)
  • Complete projects, report status, and document lessons learned in an efficient manner

Education and/or Job Experience

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or similar related field
  • 5+ years of engineering experience in manufacturing, design, and assembly
  • 2+ years of experience in Design for Excellence (DFX), Electromechanical equipment, Electrothermal equipment, and various testing equipment
  • SolidWorks or CAD modeling software
  • Experience in new product development, introduction processes and procurement protocols
  • Must be detail oriented, focused and able to produce accurate and professional documents
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate needs and demands in an effective manner.
  • Creative, self-motivated, flexible to work in a small company environment and assume a wide variety of tasks
  • Prior experience with FDA regulations and ISO, cGMP, QMS standards, etc.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in engineering
  • Knowledge/experience with plastic injection molding
  • Knowledge/experience with DOE, SPC, JMP /Minitab
  • Experience with metal stamping, laser cutting and chemical etching
  • Familiarity with and sterilization process and aseptic environment
  • PLC programming
Rani Therapeutics LLC is an equal opportunity employer. This means that Rani Therapeutics LLC is dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, military status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Our organization’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is key to making us a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation, and delivers better business results. At Rani Therapeutics, we’re committed to a workplace culture where everyone feels comfortable to bring their authentic selves. We pledge to foster inclusion in our organization by promoting psychological safety, embracing differences, and being accountable for our actions. We strive to make Rani a place where each individual feels seen and empowered to reach their highest potential.
Any notes applied to candidates are subject to review for Equal Employment Opportunity hiring policies.
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MANUFACTURING ENGINEER INTERN

San Jose, California, United States - Full-time
Description
Currently looking for Fall 2022 interns only
We are seeking a recent highly driven, motivated, and fast-learning intern to join the Manufacturing Engineering team. You will collaborate with multidisciplinary team to design, implement and optimize manufacturing processes at the component, sub-assembly, and final assembly levels. At the start of the internship the successful candidate will be assigned a manufacturing-focused project(s) and will be given the tools, resources, and support in order to facilitate the success of their project.
Please note that this role will be an in-person not a remote role. While our team takes all safety precautions in the work place possible (including face masks, social distancing, etc), it is recommended that you are fully COVID-19 vaccinated due to the hands-on and collaborative nature of the work being performed.

Requirements

  • Support the Sustaining Engineering team to propose and implement process improvements and manufacturing projects.
  • Design, develop, and execute test method validations.
  • Collaborate with Manufacturing, R&D, and Quality to create manufacturing documentation & fixtures, investigate non-conformances, and gain approval through internal quality system.
  • Gain working experience of working at a startup operating at the nexus of the highly regulated pharmaceutical and medical device industries

Education and/or Job Experience

  • Graduate in BS in Mechanical, Biomedical, Chemical Engineering or related engineering field
  • Prior internship, research or engineering student project experience is a plus
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Highly driven and motivated self-starter – As things move fast in a small startup environment one will wear many hats while respond to changing priorities
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, Minitab, and SolidWorks a plus
  • Excellent verbal, written, presentation, and interpersonal skills
Rani Therapeutics LLC is an equal opportunity employer. This means that Rani Therapeutics LLC is dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, military status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Our organization’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is key to making us a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation, and delivers better business results. At Rani Therapeutics, we’re committed to a workplace culture where everyone feels comfortable to bring their authentic selves. We pledge to foster inclusion in our organization by promoting psychological safety, embracing differences, and being accountable for our actions. We strive to make Rani a place where each individual feels seen and empowered to reach their highest potential.
Any notes applied to candidates are subject to review for Equal Employment Opportunity hiring policies.
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MECHANICAL ENGINEERING INTERN/RESEARCH ASSOCIATE - SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS

San Antonio, Texas, United States - Full-Time
Description
Note: This opportunity is based out of our San Antonio, Texas location.
At Rani Therapeutics, we’re developing the next generation of oral biologics with the RaniPill(TM) device. Our mission is to improve the lives of millions of patients suffering from chronic conditions by replacing painful injections with an orally dosed medical device. Join our team of multidisciplinary engineers, scientists, and doctors in working on the future of pharmaceutical delivery and help us solve some of the biggest challenges in medicine today.
We are seeking a highly motivated, driven, and fast-learning intern to join the Research and Development (R&D) team at Rani. You will work directly with an experienced team of mechanical engineers on a variety of projects including fixture design, mechanical tooling, research testing, and data analysis. Additionally, you’ll also gain experience interfacing with our Manufacturing, Quality, Biology, and Preclinical teams in a cross-functional role when required.

Responsibilities

  • Design, prototype, and fabricate test fixtures, assembly jigs, and mechanical tooling
  • Assist with engineering process development to improve quality and throughput of our in-house manufacturing lines
  • Define and implement test procedures for verification and validation testing of RaniPillTM components
  • Collaborate with our Manufacturing and Quality teams on automation projects, work instructions, and inspection procedures
  • Interface with our Preclinical and Biology teams on evaluating device performance, failures, and data analysis
What We’re Looking For
  • Pursuing a BS in Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical/Biomechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Engineering Physics, or related field
  • Proficiency in SolidWorks and creating engineering drawings
  • Experienced with machine shop tools (mill and lathe), as well as 3D printing
  • Knowledge of solid mechanics, engineering analysis, and mechanical design
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Comfortable with operating in a fast-paced startup environment
  • Ability to juggle a variety of roles and projects
 
Additional Qualifications
  • Prior internship or research experience in medical devices, biotech, or life sciences
  • Experience with injection molding design, microfluidics, automation, or mechatronics
  • Knowledge of CAM and CNC Mill operation
  • Understanding of GD&T, FEA, and precision engineering principles
  • Familiarity with programming (Python, C++, Matlab preferred)
  • Basic data analysis skills
 
Perks
  • Free catered lunch and unlimited office snacks
  • Team bonding activities, social outings, and company sponsored events
  • Make meaningful contributions to our product development pipeline
  • Exposure to a variety of different projects in a fast-paced, exciting startup environment
  • Work with a diverse and inclusive team of passionate engineers and scientists
Rani Therapeutics LLC is an equal opportunity employer. This means that Rani Therapeutics LLC is dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, military status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Our organization’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is key to making us a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation, and delivers better business results. At Rani Therapeutics, we’re committed to a workplace culture where everyone feels comfortable to bring their authentic selves. We pledge to foster inclusion in our organization by promoting psychological safety, embracing differences, and being accountable for our actions. We strive to make Rani a place where each individual feels seen and empowered to reach their highest potential.
Any notes applied to candidates are subject to review for Equal Employment Opportunity hiring policies.
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MECHANICAL ENGINEER

San Jose, California, United States - Full-time

Description

We are seeking an exceptional Mechanical Engineer to design and develop semi or fully automated equipment that are used for high volume, disposable devices.  Your role is to find creative and sound engineering solutions to challenging problems with strong focus on quality, reliability and execution.  This is a hands-on position that requires interaction and collaboration with a cross-functional team including Engineering, Manufacturing, Biology, Quality, Facilities and Sustaining.

Responsibilities

  • Develop concepts and ideas for improving exiting tooling as well as creating new tooling including semi-automation where applicable
  • Take full ownership of the design, conduct concept reviews, show proof of concept through prototyping/supporting test data, and support the validation activities
  • Create 3D models, engineering drawings and bills of materials
  • Create work instructions and manufacturing SOP’s
  • Establish working relationship with outside vendors, machine shops, contract manufacturers and manage the work accordingly
  • Comply with company’s policies and guidelines regarding design control, validation activities and documentation

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • 1-3 years of hands-on, relevant experience
  • Experience with mechanical/electromechanical design
  • Experience with precision mechanisms, pneumatics, tooling/fixtures, and mechanical components such as motors, belts/pulleys, gears, actuators, sensors, etc.
  • Experience with creating engineering drawings, BOMs and product specifications
  • Knowledge of material properties, heat treatment and surface finish
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge and/or hands-on experience with machine shop tools
  • Knowledge of GD&T as well as proficiency with SolidWorks
  • Excellent verbal, written, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Creative, self-motivated, and flexible to work in a small company environment and assume a wide variety of tasks

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Knowledge/experience with plastic injection molding
  • Knowledge/experience with Medical Device Manufacturing Methods/Procedures, FDA regulations, ISO, cGMP and QMS standards
Salary Range:  $103,028 – $108,648
Rani Therapeutics LLC is an equal opportunity employer. This means that Rani Therapeutics LLC is dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, military status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Our organization’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is key to making us a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation, and delivers better business results. At Rani Therapeutics, we’re committed to a workplace culture where everyone feels comfortable to bring their authentic selves. We pledge to foster inclusion in our organization by promoting psychological safety, embracing differences, and being accountable for our actions. We strive to make Rani a place where each individual feels seen and empowered to reach their highest potential.
Any notes applied to candidates are subject to review for Equal Employment Opportunity hiring policies.
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PUBLIC RELATIONS MANAGER

San Jose, California, United States - Full-time
Description
The Public Relations Manager will be the day-to-day lead for the company’s public relations activities, and will help to establish a communications strategy and promote the corporate identity and mission to the public. The role consists of coordinating all public relations activities, including building a strong industry presence and reputation, increasing awareness of the company and its activities, developing a media relations and communications strategy and messaging, and creating an impactful company image.

Requirements

  • Coordinating all public relations activities
  • Developing a communications plan including strategy, budget, and tactics to support company goals
  • Developing a media relations strategy, seeking high-level placements in print, broadcast, and online media
  • Collaborating with the company’s external Public Relations firm to establish strong media presence
  • Leverage existing media relationships and cultivate new contacts within business and industry media
  • Coordinate with internal teams regarding publications and social media activities
  • Monitor, analyze and report on media coverage
  • Monitor, analyze and report on progress and results of communications and public relations strategy and activities on a regular basis
  • Maintain a keen understanding of industry trends affecting clients and make appropriate recommendations regarding communication and public relations strategy surrounding them

Education and/or Job Experience

  • 6+ years of proven working experience in public relations or journalism required, specifically within the biotech / pharmaceutical industry
  • Proven track record designing and executing successful public relations campaigns
  • Strong relationships with both local and national business and industry media outlets
  • Experience in acting as a company spokesperson; comfortable and skilled in both broadcast and print media interviews
  • Exceptional writing and editing skills
  • BA/MA degree in Marketing, Advertising, Communications, or a related discipline
Salary Range: $100,000 – $154,272
Rani Therapeutics LLC is an equal opportunity employer. This means that Rani Therapeutics LLC is dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, military status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Our organization’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is key to making us a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation, and delivers better business results. At Rani Therapeutics, we’re committed to a workplace culture where everyone feels comfortable to bring their authentic selves. We pledge to foster inclusion in our organization by promoting psychological safety, embracing differences, and being accountable for our actions. We strive to make Rani a place where each individual feels seen and empowered to reach their highest potential.
Any notes applied to candidates are subject to review for Equal Employment Opportunity hiring policies.
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SENIOR HUMAN RESOURCES GENERALIST

San Jose, California, United States - Full-time
Description
The Senior Human Resources Generalist coordinates, administers and develops various human resources services and functions within the organization. Under the general guidance of senior Human Resources management, the incumbent works with employees on all payroll and all shifts. The incumbent supports 170 employees minimum. The incumbent often confronts complex issues or problems, which requires careful analysis and diagnosis. Problems are often unique, and solutions can require original approaches.

Requirements

  • Provide direction and guidance to all levels of employees on HR policies and procedures, ensuring consistency.
  • Actively participate as a functional resource on business team ensuring human resources is an integral part of the business strategy.
  • Keep employees, managers, general managers, and leadership members advised on changes.
  • Play an integral part with integrating cultural values in the day-to-day business activities.
  • Provide direction to organization in interpretation and application of employee-related policies, practices, and procedures, as well as international laws if applicable, governmental regulations, and internal investigations to enhance consistency and maintain and improve the work environment of the organization.
  • Provide employment and personnel services including hiring new employees, administering benefits, providing appropriate training, and ensuring a safe work environment.
  • Implement policies, practices and procedures related to employment practices, appropriate training, benefits, and safety.
  • Support and coordinate, training, development, and promotion to ensure proper and effective staffing, personnel selection and practices, manpower planning and succession planning, skills development, training, policy & practice interpretation, and application.
  • Assist managers in addressing individual and organizational effectiveness issues and compensation administration.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education and/or Job Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources Management or relevant field
  • At least 5-7 years of experience as a Human Resources Generalist
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment
  • Vast working knowledge in employee relations, employment laws, personnel, training, and operations
  • Must possess strong process management and communications skills, along with managing through systems, patience, and personal computer proficiency.
  • Previous experience utilizing software and different platforms – Paylocity, Trakstar, Fidelity, carrier sites, Monday.com
  • Schedule: Monday to Friday
  • Ability to commute:
  • San Jose Office and/or Milpitas Office
  • Experience:
  • Human Resource Generalist: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Paylocity software: 2 years (Preferred)
Salary Range: $99,000 – $118,256
Rani Therapeutics LLC is an equal opportunity employer. This means that Rani Therapeutics LLC is dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, military status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Our organization’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is key to making us a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation, and delivers better business results. At Rani Therapeutics, we’re committed to a workplace culture where everyone feels comfortable to bring their authentic selves. We pledge to foster inclusion in our organization by promoting psychological safety, embracing differences, and being accountable for our actions. We strive to make Rani a place where each individual feels seen and empowered to reach their highest potential.
Any notes applied to candidates are subject to review for Equal Employment Opportunity hiring policies.
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MECHANICAL AUTOMATION ENGINEER I/II/III

San Jose, California, United States - Full-time
Description
We are seeking an Mechanical Automation Engineers to design, develop, and validate semi or fully automated equipment that is used for the scale-up of high volume, platform delivery devices.  Your role is to find creative, custom, and sound engineering solutions to challenging problems with a strong focus on quality, reliability, and execution.  This is a hands-on position that requires interaction and collaboration with a cross-functional team including Engineering, Manufacturing, Biology, Quality, Facilities, and Sustaining.

Requirements

  • Develop concepts and ideas for improving existing tooling as well as creating new tooling including semi-automation where applicable.
  • Evaluate the current manufacturing processes & workflows, identify opportunities for improved performance/throughput by applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials as well as soliciting feedback from operators.
  • Take full ownership of the design, create User Requirements Specification (URS), conduct concept reviews, show proof of concept through prototyping/supporting test data, coordinate with appropriate stakeholders for successful verification/validation, launch, and documentation.
  • Create 3D models, engineering drawings and bills of materials.
  • Create comprehensive work instructions and manufacturing SOP’s.
  • Able to rapid prototype custom, in-house made machines.
  • Create verification/validation protocols (IQ,OQ,PQ), lead/support the execution activities, generate relevant data and provide corresponding documentation and reports.
  • Participate in design FMEA and plan steps for mitigating risks.
  • Establish a working relationship with outside vendors, machine shops, contract manufacturers and manage the work accordingly.
  • Comply with company’s policies and guidelines regarding design control, validation activities and documentation.

Education and/or Job Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • 2 – 5 years hands-on, relevant experience.
  • In-depth experience with complex mechanical/electromechanical design.
  • Extensive experience with precision mechanisms, pneumatics, servo systems, tooling/fixtures, and mechanical components such as motors, belts/pulleys, gears, actuators, sensors, etc.
  • Experience with creating engineering drawings, BOMs and product specifications.
  • Deep knowledge of material properties, heat treatment, and surface finish.
  • Proven track record with Medical Device Manufacturing Methods/Procedures, FDA regulations, ISO, cGMP, and QMS standards.
  • Good understanding of DFM and lean manufacturing.
  • Excellent verbal, written, presentation and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Knowledge and/or hands-on experience with machine shop tools.
  • Deep knowledge of GD&T as well as proficiency with SolidWorks.
  • Creative, self-motivated and flexible to work in a small company environment and assume a wide variety of tasks.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Knowledge/experience with plastic injection molding.
  • Knowledge/experience with DOE, SPC, JMP /Minitab.
  • Experience with metal stamping, laser cutting and chemical etching.
  • Familiarity with and sterilization process and aseptic environment.
  • PLC programming, SCADA, Ladder Logic preferred.
Salary Range: $101,764 – $158,638
Rani Therapeutics LLC is an equal opportunity employer. This means that Rani Therapeutics LLC is dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, military status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Our organization’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is key to making us a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation, and delivers better business results. At Rani Therapeutics, we’re committed to a workplace culture where everyone feels comfortable to bring their authentic selves. We pledge to foster inclusion in our organization by promoting psychological safety, embracing differences, and being accountable for our actions. We strive to make Rani a place where each individual feels seen and empowered to reach their highest potential.
Any notes applied to candidates are subject to review for Equal Employment Opportunity hiring policies.
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SENIOR AUTOMATION (CONTROLS) ENGINEER

San Jose, California, United States - Full-time
Description
We are seeking an exceptional Senior Automation Engineer to design, develop and validate controller system hardware and software for semi or fully automated equipment that are used for the scale-up of high volume, disposable devices. You will be analyzing system requirements, creating electrical and pneumatic schematics as well as panel layouts, implementing custom programmable logic code, testing system functionality and efficiency, proving system safety, and providing operational support.

Requirements

  • Working closely with R&D, Manufacturing, and Process Engineering groups to develop concepts and ideas for automation where applicable
  • Take full ownership of the design, create User Requirements Specification (URS), conduct concept reviews, show proof of concept through prototyping/supporting test data, coordinate with appropriate stakeholders for successful verification/validation, launch and documentation
  • Develop engineering designs, including electrical schematics, panel layouts, and bill of materials for equipment. Knowledge of SolidWorks Electrical is a plus
  • Hands on PLC Controls system design, development, programming, and validation
  • HMI/GUI design and implementation. Apply human factors and usability engineering in the development and modification of software interfaces
  • Enable remote management of PLCs, controllers, and HMIs, as well as data logging
  • Work with sustaining and maintenance to understand the root cause of control-related failures.
  • Provide engineering support, technical guidance, and training to operators
  • Able to work on multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced, energetic environment and manage competing priorities. Strong planning and organizational skills
  • Comply with company’s policies and guidelines regarding design control, validation activities and documentation

Education and/or Job Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in software engineering, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, or a related field
  • 5-7 years of hands-on, relevant experience

Qualifications

  • Proficiency expected in one of the following: Allen-Bradley (RSLogix 5000), Siemens, Omron, and or other industry standard PLC platforms
  • Working knowledge of Relay Ladder Logic (RLL). Understanding of Structured Text (ST), Functional Block Diagram (FBD), and Sequential Function Charts (SFC)
  • Experience in writing HMI user interface using FactoryTalk View and other industry standard Graphic User Interfaces
  • Creative, self-motivated, flexible to work in a small company environment and assume a wide variety of tasks
  • Ability to troubleshoot equipment problems and perform complex system tests
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced engineering degree
  • VFD programming and motor control. Working knowledge with SMC motor driver preferred
  • Experience with robotics (Epson, Denso, Omron), and machine vision
  • PLC technical certification
Salary Range: $162,875 –  $180,902
Rani Therapeutics LLC is an equal opportunity employer. This means that Rani Therapeutics LLC is dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, military status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Our organization’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is key to making us a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation, and delivers better business results. At Rani Therapeutics, we’re committed to a workplace culture where everyone feels comfortable to bring their authentic selves. We pledge to foster inclusion in our organization by promoting psychological safety, embracing differences, and being accountable for our actions. We strive to make Rani a place where each individual feels seen and empowered to reach their highest potential.
Any notes applied to candidates are subject to review for Equal Employment Opportunity hiring policies.
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SENIOR TECHNICIAN

San Jose, California, United States - Full-time
Description
We are seeking a Senior Manufacturing Technician to directly support all aspects of manufacturing of the RaniPill™, from injection molding, aseptic manufacturing, capsule assembly, and coating. As a Senior Technician, you will be helping to support process development, equipment maintenance & repair, functional testing, and providing constructive feedback to R&D and manufacturing.

Responsibilities

  • Design and implement equipment upgrade to improve reliability and increase production output.
  • Lead or be an active team member to drive continuous improvement programs to improve equipment performance and reliability, maximize Mean Productive Time Between Failure (MTBF), and Operational Uptime (AOU), and minimize Mean Time To Repair (MTTR).
  • Take ownership of the new equipment specification, technical negotiation with vendors, design and documentation review, installation, and qualification testing and documentation.
  • Ensure project is on schedule, and at the same time deliver with the highest quality by proactively identifying and correcting capability, reliability, and Maintenance issues early on.  Document lessons learned in an efficient manner.
  • Develop preventive maintenance procedures to reduce equipment and tooling failures
  • Generate and maintain accurate and detailed documentations for equipment installation, maintenance and troubleshooting procedures for reference purposes
  • Follow SOP on re-validation of existing equipment, tooling and processes
  • Perform Root Cause Analysis and Address CAPA on Manufacturing Non-Conformances
  • Support equipment related projects which includes but not limited to:
  • Purchasing of new or used equipment, set-up, qualification, and release in production.
  • Manage multiple projects in manufacturing environment from maintenance of existing machines to specifying, purchasing, and set up of new equipment.
  • Integration of different equipment aspects (software and hardware).
  • BS, or MS degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, computer engineering or equivalent
  • 7+ years of experience in Equipment Engineering supporting high volume manufacturing.
  • Good hands-on systems integration experience, troubleshooting, and start-up and commissioning of equipment into production environment.
  • Proficient in Solidworks, Autocad, and GD&T.
  • Experienced in PLC, HMI, motion control, instrumentation, pneumatics, and material handling, including robotics. Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi, Omron, Siemens, Adept or Epson experience is a plus.
  • Working knowledge of lean manufacturing.
  • Superior communication skills, (written, verbal and active listening.)
  • Highly motivated self-starter, capable of self-management with little to no oversight
  • Strong interpersonal skills and proven ability to establish effective cross-functional working relationships. Ability to effectively participate on multi-disciplinary teams and projects.
  • Creative, self-motivated, flexible to work in a small company environment and assume a wide variety of tasks
  • Prior experience with FDA regulations and ISO, cGMP, QMS standards, etc. is a plus.

Qualifications

  • 7+ years of manufacturing and Equipment Engineering support in a high volume manufacturing, Medical Device or related industry
  • Experience with operation of Microvue and inspection programs
  • Experience with soldering and electrical repairs
  • Proficient in Solidworks, Autocad, and GD&T.
  • Experienced in PLC, HMI, motion control, instrumentation, pneumatics, and material handling, including robotics. Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi, Omron, Siemens, Adept or Epson experience is a plus.
  • Working knowledge of lean manufacturing.
  • Superior communication skills, (written, verbal and active listening.)
  • Highly motivated self-starter, capable of self-management with little to no oversight
  • Strong interpersonal skills and proven ability to establish effective cross-functional working relationships. Ability to effectively participate on multi-disciplinary teams and projects.
  • Creative, self-motivated, flexible to work in a small company environment and assume a wide variety of tasks
  • Prior experience with FDA regulations and ISO, cGMP, QMS standards, etc. is a plus.
  • Experience with performing strength/strain tests
  • Experience with micro-assembly
  • Comfortable with using microscopes
  • Must be hands-on and be able to perform all aspects of aseptic manufacturing
  • Effective verbal and written communication
  • Ability to work on flexible schedule
  • Comfortable using Microsoft Office
Salary Range: $83,202 –  $94,806
Rani Therapeutics LLC is an equal opportunity employer. This means that Rani Therapeutics LLC is dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, military status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Our organization’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is key to making us a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation, and delivers better business results. At Rani Therapeutics, we’re committed to a workplace culture where everyone feels comfortable to bring their authentic selves. We pledge to foster inclusion in our organization by promoting psychological safety, embracing differences, and being accountable for our actions. We strive to make Rani a place where each individual feels seen and empowered to reach their highest potential.
Any notes applied to candidates are subject to review for Equal Employment Opportunity hiring policies.
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QUALITY INSPECTOR

San Jose, California, United States - Full-time
Description
The Quality Inspector is responsible for supporting all receiving inspection activities, including all aspects of inspection (receiving, first article inspection and in-process). Perform visual and dimensional inspections as defined by our Standard Operating Procedures and Engineering Drawings. This position will be required to determine accept / reject disposition based on inspection results. As the Quality Inspector, you will support the Development and Production/Manufacturing departments with inspections of materials/parts/products, while maintaining compliance with Quality Management System (QMS) procedures.

Requirements

  • Perform inspection of parts/materials received, in-process, and finished products for conformance to specifications and in accordance to QMS procedures
  • Perform inspection using a variety of standard metrology equipment, including: Micro-Vu, height gauge, pin gauges, calipers, micrometers, surface table, gauge blocks, dial indicators, durometer, etc.
  • Read engineering drawings and interpret geometric dimensioning and tolerance, be able to perform inspection with minimal supervision
  • Determine inspection sample size based on procedures, specifications, and standards.
  • Perform analysis per the established procedures/specifications to make pass/fail decisions
  • Document inspection activities in accordance to quality procedures and Good Documentation Practices
  • Maintain accurate records as per Document Control procedures
  • Report discrepancies and issues to QA Lead and affected function(s)
  • Initiate NCMRs when failed results are obtained or discrepancies are observed during the inspection process
  • Assign and apply expiration dating labels to materials/parts, as per the specifications/quality procedures
  • Interact closely with different functions of the organization
  • Assist in the development of inspection methods to support products under development
  • Performs other duties as needed to support the Quality Assurance Department and the company

Education and/or Job Experience

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience performing inspections
  • Micro Vu or similar CMM experience is required
  • Experience with AQL Sampling using C=0 Sampling PlanKnowledge and use of precision testing equipment and tools
  • Government Regulated Environment experience such as FDA and ISO
  • Must have adequate computer experience (knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel)Experience working in a cGMP environment

Skills and Specifications

  • Attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work as a part of a team
  • Micro vu, Microvu, Micro-vu experience. And did we mention that a great candidate would have Micro vu experience?
Salary Range:  $75,296 –  $108,000
Rani Therapeutics LLC is an equal opportunity employer. This means that Rani Therapeutics LLC is dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, military status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Our organization’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is key to making us a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation, and delivers better business results. At Rani Therapeutics, we’re committed to a workplace culture where everyone feels comfortable to bring their authentic selves. We pledge to foster inclusion in our organization by promoting psychological safety, embracing differences, and being accountable for our actions. We strive to make Rani a place where each individual feels seen and empowered to reach their highest potential.
Any notes applied to candidates are subject to review for Equal Employment Opportunity hiring policies.
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SENIOR MECHANICAL ENGINEER - R&D

San Jose, California, United States - Full-time
Description
The Senior Mechanical Engineer is responsible for evaluating and improving the current drug delivery system while maintaining high quality and reliability standards.  This will be achieved by testing the system and optimizing components or subassemblies as needed.   In addition, he/she will be required to work with quality and regulatory to develop complete documentation for the device.  The successful candidate will work independently and use sound judgment to deliver optimal solutions. This is a hands-on position that requires interaction and collaboration with a cross-functional team.

Responsibilities

  • Evaluate the current design and identify opportunities to realize improvement in product consistency and increased throughput in a manufacturing environment
  • Show proof of concept through prototyping and supporting test data, and coordinate implementation with appropriate stakeholders
  • Take full ownership of documentation by following internal design control SOPs, leading verification/validation activities, and participating in phase reviews
  • Create 3D models, engineering drawings and bill of materials
  • Create comprehensive work instructions and manufacturing SOP’s
  • Work with quality to resolve any issues with components or processes
  • Establish working relationship with outside vendors, machine shops, contract manufacturers and manage the work accordingly
  • Comply with company’s policies and guidelines regarding quality and regulatory

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • 5 plus years hands-on experience in a design environment
  • Experience with creating engineering drawings, BOMs, and product specifications
  • In-depth experience with complex mechanical   systems that interact with biology
  • Prior experience in a medical device company
  • Experience with design control process for medical devices and implementation of product in to manufacturing
  • Working knowledge of FDA regulations and ISO, cGMP, QMS standards
  • Good understanding of DFM and lean manufacturing
  • Excellent verbal, written, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge and/or hands-on experience with machine shop tools
  • Proficiency with SolidWorks required
  • Creative, self-motivated, flexible to work in a small company environment and assume a wide variety of tasks

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge /experience with plastic injection molding
  • Masters’ degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering or Biomedical Engineering
Salary Range: $150,000 – $174,000
Rani Therapeutics LLC is an equal opportunity employer. This means that Rani Therapeutics LLC is dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, military status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
Our organization’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is key to making us a better team – one that makes better decisions, drives innovation, and delivers better business results. At Rani Therapeutics, we’re committed to a workplace culture where everyone feels comfortable to bring their authentic selves. We pledge to foster inclusion in our organization by promoting psychological safety, embracing differences, and being accountable for our actions. We strive to make Rani a place where each individual feels seen and empowered to reach their highest potential.
Any notes applied to candidates are subject to review for Equal Employment Opportunity hiring policies.
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