Scientist I/II, Process Chemistry & Scale-Up - San Diego, CA | Biospace
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Scientist I/II, Process Chemistry & Scale-Up

Dart NeuroScience LLC

San Diego, CA
Posted Date:
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
17-033 #803072
Required Education:
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Chemistry, Process,

Job Description

Dart NeuroScience is seeking a highly motivated organic chemist to join the Process Chemistry and Scale-Up team within the CMC department.  A successful candidate will have state of the art knowledge of modern synthetic organic chemistry, process development, and scale-up.  Major responsibilities will include hands-on synthetic route scouting and optimization of small-molecule drug candidates and building blocks, managing external research and GMP manufacturing activities, and close collaboration with multidisciplinary teams in drug discovery and development.  


• PhD in chemistry with 2-6 years of pharmaceutical industry experience, or MS in chemistry with >5 years of experience. Knowledge in process chemistry research and development is preferred.
• Demonstrated track record of solving complex synthetic chemistry problems.
• Ability to manage external research and manufacturing activities.
• Excellent oral and written communications skills.
• Familiar with modern analytical instrumentation such as HPLC, LCMS, and NMR.
• Ability to thrive in a team, timeline, and goal driven environment.
• Familiarity with cGMP requirements and other regulatory guidelines is preferred.