Our name, Tenaya, represents who we are and what we believe in. Inspired by the majesty of Tenaya Peak in Yosemite National Park, our name represents the tenacity of our team in reaching our ultimate peak – the delivery of new therapies for heart disease to the patients who need them.

If that vision resonates with you, check out our current open positions.


Tenaya’s core values are foundational to our vibrant culture:

Patients First

We put patients first as we plan, execute and drive forward to a new peak in the standard of care for heart disease.

Scientific Excellence

We strive to run rigorous experiments that maximize our potential and lead to first-in-class or best-in-class scientific breakthroughs.


We do what we do not because it is easy, but because it is worth doing. We are relentlessly curious, focused and driven to overcome scientific obstacles and develop life-changing therapies.


We love what we do. Our work is not just a job, but a mission. We are steadfast and committed to scaling new heights together and for patients.


We challenge, appreciate and celebrate one another. We actively engage with the scientific and patient communities to advance our science, vision and mission.

Diversity and Inclusion

Diversity in thought, experience and culture makes our science and our community stronger. Being your authentic self is at the heart of who we are at Tenaya. We strive to reflect the diversity of the lives we aim to touch.


We make deliberate commitments to ensure that we are consistently delivering progress. We do the right thing when nobody is looking and take accountability for our actions if we fall short.

Our Culture

We have a unique culture where everyone shares a common goal: to help make breakthroughs in heart disease treatment. Check out this video to see what motivates us in our work and what our colleagues believe is exceptional about Team Tenaya.

Our Team

We have assembled an incredibly dedicated and passionate team of people who work every day with the hope of helping individuals fighting heart disease to live long and better lives.


We are growing rapidly and looking for experienced biopharmaceutical professionals and scientists to join Team Tenaya. We are equal opportunity employers and offer competitive salaries and benefits. Please click on the roles below to learn more and to apply. If you don’t see something that exactly matches your background, but you think you have relevant technical skills, please contact us at careers@tenayathera.com.

We look forward to hearing from you!


Tenaya will not accept unsolicited resumes from third party agencies and/or search firms for any jobs. No fees will be paid in the event that a candidate is hired by Tenaya as a result of an unsolicited agency and/or search firm referral. We kindly request that recruiters not contact employees or hiring managers directly in an attempt to solicit business or present candidates.