Research Scientist, Medicinal Chemistry

92121, San Diego
Nov 15, 2018
Required Education
Position Type
Full time

Our client, a global biotechnology and research company, has an exciting opportunity for a Temporary Research Scientist in the area of medicinal chemistry. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Primarily responsible for executing organic synthesis in a timely, efficient, and independent manner
  • Create and interpret SAR with a clear understanding of the biological data
  • Organize efforts to stay consistent with project priorities
  • Clearly and effectively communicate ideas and results (both verbally and in writing) to a broad range of audiences


Minimum Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in organic synthesis
  • 7+ years of relevant employment experience
  • Demonstrated effective communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to navigate and be successful in a fast-paced, highly-matrixed work environment


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in organic synthesis
  • 5+ years of productive, relevant post-doctoral and employment experience
  • A desire to be part of a highly innovative company aimed at transforming the lives of people with serious diseases, their families and society