Job Opportunities


Welcome to the Ultragenyx career site. Here you can view our current job openings and apply for positions online.

Ultragenyx is a clinical stage biotechnology company committed to bringing to market novel products for the treatment of rare and ultra-rare diseases with an initial focus on serious debilitating metabolic genetic diseases.

We are looking for highly motivated individuals to join our team in an exciting time of growth and opportunity!  If you are looking for a meaningful position that has the ability to transform the lives of patients and be part of a high performance team focused on the same goal, this is the opportunity you have been waiting for.

We offer a comprehensive benefits plan which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability insurance, 401k retirement, stock options, vacation, sick days, and company holidays.

Ultragenyx is located in Novato, CA, only a short 30 minute drive from San Francisco and other Bay Area locations.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, you will only be contacted if your background and experience best matches the requirements we are seeking.

View our current job opportunities.


Note to External Recruiters

All candidate activity and open positions are managed strictly through our Human Resources Department. Our Human Resources Department kindly requests that recruiters not contact employees/hiring managers directly in an attempt to solicit business and present candidates. Please note that failure to comply with this request will be a factor in determining a professional relationship with our organization.  Submission of unsolicited resumes prior to an agreement set in place between the Human Resources Department and the recruiting agency will  not create any implied obligation.  Inquiries on developing a recruiting relationship with us, may be directed to:

Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical is an equal opportunity employer & prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, disability, marital and veteran status.