Kezar Careers


Here at Kezar, our employees are our greatest asset and are the drivers of the Company’s success. Every day, our team of passionate professionals are converting scientific ideas to first-in-class assets that have the potential for significant clinical impact in the most difficult-to-treat diseases. Together, we are focused on the common mission of helping patients overcome their chronic conditions and live a better life.

Hard working, innovative and compassionate are qualities every Kezar employee possess and we’re always looking for equally dynamic and motivated individuals to join our team. Are you interested in helping us create life-changing treatments for the patients in need?

Workplace Culture

We believe in fostering a culture of trust and respect for all team members at all levels. Our employees are encouraged to question, exchange views and discover new ways to address issues and solve problems. We welcome differences in ideas, styles and practices to accomplish our goals.

  • Katie Busch

    Katie Busch

    Document Manager
    & Systems Administrator

    The people are what stands out about Kezar. We’re all here to make a difference, and we do it as a team.

  • Dave Braggs

    Dave Braggs

    Senior Director,
    Quality Assurance

    The people that work here are amazing, a very talented group of people, very smart—all with the same mission to bring therapies to patients.

  • Nicole

    Nicole Crump

    Clinical Research Associate

    Kezar provides a safe and positive environment to have open discussions about the importance of diversity, equality and inclusion.

Diversity & Inclusion

We acknowledge the importance of diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives and focus on continuous improvement and evolution in these areas. Kezar is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any individual or potential candidate because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation or any other legally protected category.

Our Benefits

We have adopted a “Total Rewards” strategy, which incorporates a competitive base salary, bonus, equity, healthcare programs and benefits.

We offer a variety of competitive health benefits including:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Life & Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Health Plan Transparency

Kezar's Financial benefits provide both immediate short-term and long-term rewards including:

  • 401(k) Plan Match
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • FSA Dependent Care Account
  • ESPP

Additional Kezar benefits to support our employees outside of work to add equity to our home lives include:

  • Holidays, Including Winter Shutdown
  • Flexible PTO
  • Flexible Work Schedules
  • New Parental/Baby Bonding Leave
  • Onsite Lunches Provided Free of Charge
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Team Building Events