Senior Scientist, De Novo Ligand Design


: $136,540.00 - $200,310.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Scientific Research

Schr dinger, a technology leader specializing in software solutions for life science research and development, is seeking a computational scientist with outstanding skills in small-molecule de novo design. The ideal candidate is a scientist experienced in the application, development, and refinement of computational methods to rapidly ideate synthetically plausible small-molecule ligands, predict protein-ligand binding modes, and score protein-ligand binding affinities. The candidate should have a demonstrated ability to design, implement and validate novel computational approaches. The candidate should also be highly organized, work well in a collaborative environment, and be familiar with and eager to adopt good software engineering practices. Schr dinger has a strong commitment to engineering as well as science and uses continuous integration, extensive testing, and code review as part of our process.Required qualifications include:* Ph.D. in medicinal chemistry, organic chemistry, computational chemistry, chemical physics, or related fields* Unix/Linux, Fortran/C/C++, and Python experience* Peer-reviewed publications in computational chemistry and/or chemical physics* Experience with protein-ligand docking* Expertise in synthetic organic chemistry and design of synthetic routes* Excellent communication skills, both written and verbalWe offer highly competitive compensation packages. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, 401(k), flexible spending account, 3+ weeks vacation, tuition reimbursement and a flexible work environment.Posted by StartWire. Apply now!
Associated topics: c, c#, computer engineering, information technology, java, linux, photonics, programming, schematic, software engineer * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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