Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Research Investigator II

Location
Princeton, NJ, US
Posted
Jun 11, 2018
Ref
1R1506423
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time
We are seeking a qualified PhD level scientist to join the Computer-Assisted Drug Design team at Bristol-Myers Squibb. In this role, the selected candidate will use computational chemistry methods to drive therapeutic projects from target ID through candidate nomination.

MAJOR SKILLS REQUIRED:
  • PhD required plus 0-4 years of experience
  • In-depth knowledge of computer-aided drug design, computational chemistry, cheminformatics, bioinformatics or computational biology
  • A history of impact using computational approaches to drive scientific experiment and design
  • Strong knowledge of chemical and protein structure and sequence
  • Background in methods for statistical analysis, cheminformatics, bioinformatics, machine learning or data visualization
  • Competency in programming and/or scripting would be advantageous (e.g. Python)
  • An aptitude and desire to learn and apply new techniques is expected
  • A basic knowledge of medicinal chemistry, biology and ADMET/PK
  • Personal attributes of integrity, creativity, problem solving, and strong work ethic
  • Ability to work within a multidisciplinary team across geographic areas to advance discovery projects
  • Excellent communication skills are a must