Research Associate I/II, Synthetic Organic Chemistry

Location
Bothell, Washington
Posted
Dec 07, 2017
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Hotbed
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Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Description

Summary:

Seattle Genetics is seeking a highly motivated research associate to join the chemistry research group and to contribute to innovations in targeted drug delivery. This position requires strong skill in synthetic organic chemistry, specifically multistep synthesis, and the use of instrumentation, including NMR, HPLC-MS and chromatography. The successful candidate will work in the laboratory with a high degree of independence, but will also be required to work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team toward the development of effective cancer therapies.

Responsibilities:

Contribute to the synthesis of novel drug-linkers for antibody-drug conjugates, and aid in the innovation of technologies to enable antibody-based therapeutics.

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelors or Masters' degree in chemistry with demonstrated skill in organic synthesis
  • Ability to think critically and communicate results effectively
  • A high level of technical competence, a willingness to make significant contributions from the laboratory, and ability to work both independently and as a team player

Seattle Genetics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.