Cureus | Careers


What are we?

Cureus is the medical journal and professional sharing platform for a new generation of doctors and patients. Based in San Francisco, California, Cureus is a Springer Nature journal leveraging the power of an online, crowd-sourced community platform to promote medical research and discovery with tools to better serve and highlight physicians and researchers around the world. The result? Better research, faster publication and easier access for everyone.

That’s why we created Cureus, an online medical journal with no or minimal cost to publish and free reader access - a freemium business model based on digital advertising, hosting mini journals and publishing competitions. We’re working to reduce the barriers to publication whenever possible with the goal of increasing the global literature of medical knowledge.

Who are we?

We are a tight-knit group that hires smart people and trusts them to do their best to meet goals. We check egos and entitlement at the door, but welcome intellectual honesty. We take pride in our work to drive change and challenge the status quo. We're here to solve a big problem in the publishing industry. We're passionate about creating remarkable experiences and products for our customers.

Where are we?

Cureus is based in San Francisco, CA, but the entire team is currently working remotely as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.


Competitive salary and 401K

Competitive salary and upside profit sharing and bonuses

Health + vision + dental insurance

Full medical, dental and vision to keep you healthy

Open vacation policy

Casual vacation policy - take the time that you need.

Available Positions

Strategic Sales Manager

Remote - Part Time

Are you looking for a new part time challenge with an industry innovator? The Cureus Journal of Medical Science is recruiting a part time Strategic Sales Manager.

Job Description

The Strategic Sales Manager will work with the CMO/COO and Digital Marketing Strategist to execute a sales plan for Academic Channels, Publishing Competitions, and Digital Marketing Campaigns that will support and achieve our accelerated revenue performance projections. The Strategic Sales Manager should use past sales experience to help strengthen and improve our current sales strategy.

You will:

  • Follow up on inbound sales leads
  • Liaise with the CMO/COO and Digital Marketing Strategist to generate new leads
  • Organize sales funnel and lead outreach using HubSpot or similar application
  • Meet or exceed quarterly and annual sales goals and revenue growth targets
  • Negotiate and close contracts for new sales and option add-on sales


You have:

  • Demonstrated experience prospecting through a broad range of outreach methods including email marketing, targeted outbound calling, trade shows and other networking activities or equivalent customer service experience
  • Enthusiasm and passion for pursuing and winning new business with a consultative, solution-sales approach
  • Experience working within an academic, research or scientific environment is highly desired
  • Exceptional communication skills including collaborating, negotiating, persuading, public speaking, and listening are required
  • Experience with GoogleMeets, screen sharing, and leading remote pitch meetings
  • Motivated, assertive, and goal-oriented with ability to work independently while also being a team player
  • Must possess excellent time management skills
  • Experience using HubSpot or other sales management software
  • It’s a plus if you bring some of your own medical industry leads and connections


  • Monthly Retainer
  • Generous Commission plan based on performance

For consideration, please email your resumé to: [email protected]

Product Manager

Remote - Full-time

Job Description

As a Product Manager, Level 1 at Cureus, you'll have a significant role in advancing our cutting-edge medical publishing platform, revolutionizing the dissemination of medical knowledge. Collaborating closely with product development and cross-functional teams, you'll be instrumental in driving the development and enhancement of our platform. Your focus on ensuring efficient project delivery will be critical in achieving successful and timely feature releases, ultimately transforming the landscape of medical publishing. Join us in devising and delivering high-quality solutions that redefine academic publishing for clinicians, researchers, and patients worldwide!

  • Salary range: $90,000 - $110,000
  • Work location: Fully Remote (US-based applicants only)
  • Work visa/immigration sponsorship is not available for this position


  • Work with product manager to align development work with priorities and build product backlog with refined stories for the development team
  • Create epics, write user stories with relevant acceptance criteria, and review/update with the development team at refinement sessions as needed
  • Work with multiple stakeholders with diverse needs to determine project/feature requirements
  • Write project/feature proposals, requirements specifications according to standard templates, using natural language that is simple, clear, unambiguous, and concise
  • Meet with leadership to define the scope of an upcoming project and outline project charters
  • Create and manage project documentation
  • Checking-in with the product team for a daily standup and progress report
  • Update the roadmap calendar to reflect timeline shifts
  • Own execution at the project level, including project reporting
  • Measure feature/product performance using appropriate systems and tools
  • Perform end-to-end user testing
  • Support continuous releases
  • Track and manage project risks, actions, issues, dependencies
  • Support ongoing organizational development activities which need to be planned, scheduled and executed such as training programs, new hire inductions, etc.


  • Strong Analytical skills with continuous process improvement mindset
  • Ability to use data to tell a story, drive root cause analysis and extract actionable insight
  • Capacity to manage competing priorities and being thorough in deliverables
  • Becoming a subject matter expert of the product and its features
  • Minimum of 1 year of managing complex and highly integrated projects with a technical component
  • Minimum of 4 years of total full time work experience
  • Experience writing user stories and defining the success criteria required
  • Experience with end-to-end testing
  • Exceptional communication skills - verbal, written and presentation
  • Knack for fostering positive relationships and ability to communicate at all levels of the organization
  • High level of professionalism, energy and sense of urgency to make things happen
  • A self-motivated, driven individual who is comfortable working in a fast-paced environment with high levels of complexity and ambiguity and will have experience with agile method of development
  • Curious, flexible, results-oriented and a dedicated & innovative problem solver
  • Innovative mindset and ability to think outside of the box, challenge the status quo and incorporate industry best practices

In addition to applying here, interested candidates should email [email protected] with their resume and a brief cover letter.

Social Media Marketing Internship


Do you want to help revolutionize and democratize a segment of the medical industry? If so, you’ve come to the right place. Cureus is looking for the right person to assist with our social media efforts. The ideal individual for this role has a strong interest in learning about social media strategy and helping implement daily social media functions across all of our channels: LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, and Reddit. A familiarity with scheduling tools such as is a plus. You should be organized, diligent, and detail focused. This is an unpaid internship that will provide rewarding experience in the social media and medical worlds.


  • Search for aesthetically and medically appropriate stock images via Adobe Stock Photos
  • Help search for and schedule content on our social media calendar
  • Help organize social media spreadsheets
  • Post daily within Facebook interest groups and subreddits
  • Use content to create daily Instagram stories
  • Search for and connect with our users on social media platforms

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Current high school or college student
  • Experience using social media platforms
  • Experience using google suite (sheets, docs, etc…)
  • Thrive in a self-starter, fast-paced and changing environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Work experience in social media and/or professional healthcare segment
  • Passion for making a difference in the world through positive changes in healthcare

Minimum Commitment:

  • This is a summer internship (that could turn into a longer term internship), so working through the end of August is required
  • Minimum 7 hours per week commitment; ideally 15 hours per week
To apply for the position, please email your resume to [email protected].

Job Type: Internship

Additional Information

At Cureus, we value diversity and always treat all employees and job applicants based on merit, qualifications, competence, and talent. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.