We prioritize our employees so we can put patients first in all we do.

At Aeglea, we are committed to using cutting edge biotechnology to change the lives of patients. Developing life-changing medicines backed by rigorous science isn’t easy, but we see solutions, not obstacles. We encourage our employees to challenge accepted thinking and bring new perspectives to the way we work. We are proud of the open, collaborative and innovative culture we have cultivated.

“Being a scientist, I have always been passionate about cutting-edge science, and Aeglea has given me the unique opportunity to fuel this passion by making a concrete impact on the lives of patients with unmet medical needs.”


Associate Director, Clinical Science

“The positive impact we’re making in the lives of our patients through our work at Aeglea is what inspires and motivates me every day! Being able to work alongside and learn from industry leaders to make such an impact happen has also been an exciting and rewarding experience.”


Clinical Ops Specialist

“To know Aeglea is making an impact in the lives of the patients we serve brings me so much joy. I’m proud to be a part of this amazing team.”


Executive Assistant

Aeglea Values

Be Courageous

Be Courageous

  • Jump in
  • Try something new, spread your wings
  • Be bold
  • Innovate
  • Share your opinions
  • Raise the bar
  • Trust and support your colleagues

Exhibit Character

Exhibit Character

  • Be humble
  • Demonstrate integrity
  • Reflect the values
  • Do what’s right
  • Lead by example, model the way
  • Strive for quality in all we do
  • Be trustworthy

Embrace Authenticity

Embrace Authenticity

  • Match your actions, words and values
  • Embrace diversity
  • Demonstrate compassion
  • Show respect
  • Practice empathy
  • Show up as you are

Solve Together

Solve Together

  • Have fun
  • Trust and learn from your colleagues
  • Listen and value other perspectives
  • Assume positive intent
  • Collaborate as a team

Lead with Purpose

Lead with Purpose

  • Practice perseverance
  • Act with urgency
  • Be adaptable
  • Take ownership
  • Be authentic
  • Be inclusive

Employee Benefits

By investing in the well-being of our employees, we strengthen our ability to make a difference in the lives and patients and families.

Comprehensive health plans

Life & disability insurance

State of the art facility near downtown Austin

Company matched 401K

Generous time off

Stock options

Employee stock purchase plan

On-site gym & access to walking and bike trails

Company matched health savings account


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