Principal Scientist, Medicinal Chemistry

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Apex Systems
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Job#: 1285430

Job Description:

Principal Scientist, Medicinal Chemistry 1285430

Location: Lexington, MA (On-Site)
Science: Artificial Intelligence powered drug discovery
Therapeutic Areas: Cardiovascular, oncology and neurodegeneration
Job Overview: The candidate will be responsible for applying state of the art high throughput medicinal and synthetic chemistry expertise to advance small molecule drug discovery programs towards the clinic.

Responsibilities:
  • Help advance medicinal chemistry projects through application of cutting edge synthetic technology in the lab
  • Independently design synthetic routes, solve complex synthetic problems in the hood, synthesize, purify, and characterize libraries of small molecules
  • Leverage our world class computational platform in the design of novel compound libraries
  • Independently design compounds based on team or individual hypotheses, utilize novel methodologies and technologies, and carry out multi-step syntheses of small molecules

Qualifications:
  • Ph D. with 8+ years or MS in Chemistry with 15+ years of industrial experience in medicinal chemistry with a pharmaceutical or biotechnology company
  • Experience working on a diverse range of drug targets and structure-based drug design is desirable
  • Demonstrated ability to solve challenging problems and produce innovative science, as evidenced by peer-reviewed publications, patents, and presentations at scientific conferences
  • Proven ability to think independently while simultaneously operating in a collaborative, matrixed environment

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Company Information

Apex Systems is a world class technology services business that incorporates industry insights and experience to deliver solutions that fulfill our clients’ digital visions. We provide a continuum of service from workforce mobilization and modern enterprise solutions to digital innovation to drive better results and bring more value to our clients. Apex transforms our customers with modern enterprise solutions tailored to the industries we serve. Apex has a presence in over 70 markets across US, Canada and Mexico. Apex is a segment of ASGN Inc. (NYSE: ASGN)

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Position Id : BHJOB2374_1285430
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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