Research Investigator II, Chemistry

Princeton, NJ, United States
Sep 26, 2020
Required Education
Position Type
Full time
At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision - transforming patients' lives through science.In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease - and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry - each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.

Discovery Chemistry - Position Profile

Position Description: Individual will be responsible for the design and synthesis of new agents for the potential treatment of human diseases with emphasis in Cardiovascular, Fibrosis, Immunology, and Oncology disease areas. The individual will apply modern techniques in organic chemistry and utilize current medicinal chemistry practices to go wherever the science leads to solve problems of relevance to the assigned project and therapeutic area. The individual will be expected to integrate well as part of multidisciplinary drug discovery teams.

Position requirements: Candidates must have a Ph.D. in organic chemistry with 0-3 years of additional related research experience. Candidates must have experience in designing and executing multistep synthesis of complex organic molecules using modern techniques in organic chemistry. Candidates will have expertise in the purification and characterization of organic compounds (Chromatography and NMR, MS, IR spectroscopy). Excellent problem-solving skills and a thorough understanding of synthetic methods and reaction mechanisms are required. Good oral/written communication skills and a desire to work in a collaborative team environment are required.

Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.

Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.