Computational Protein Design Scientist

Overview

On Site
Full Time

Skills

Continuous improvement
Problem solving
Design
Dynamics
Energy
Modeling
Algorithms
Data
Leadership
Collaboration
Assays
Chemistry
Bioinformatics
Biology
Analytical skill
Communication
Database

Job Details

My biotech client is expanding and looking to hire a Scientist who is well-versed in molecular dynamics simulations, docking, free energy calculations, and homology modeling. This person will have an understanding of protein structure and function.

Computational Protein Design Scientist

This position will offer YOU the opportunity to conduct cutting-edge work.

YOU will work alongside a team of distinguished leaders in the biotech field.

GREAT benefits are waiting for you and available day one of employment.

Key Responsibilities:
  1. Use computational modeling techniques to design and predict protein structures, including homology modeling and de novo design algorithms.
  2. Generate, interpret, and communicate in silico data, and communicate data with the department lead as well as with project teams.
  3. Collaborate with experimental researchers to validate and optimize designed proteins through in vitro and in vivo assays.
  4. Keep abreast of the latest developments in computational protein design methodologies and contribute to the continuous improvement of design strategies.


Essential Qualifications:
  • Ph.D. in computational chemistry, bioinformatics, structural biology, medicinal chemistry, or a related
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong communication and collaboration abilities to work effectively in interdisciplinary teams.


Essential Experience:
  • Familiarity with structure databases and bioinformatics tools.
  • Molecular dynamics simulations, docking, free energy calculations, and homology modeling, along with an understanding of protein structure and function.


Additional notes:

--This is a Scientist level role, and the ideal candidate will be coming from a PhD program.

--Compensation includes base salary + relocation + discretionary bonus + exceptional benefits package.

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