CHEMPLOYMENT 794: Associate Scientist / Scientist, Organic Chemistry and Cheminformatics

CHEMPLOYMENT 794

POSITION TITLE: Associate Scientist / Scientist, Organic Chemistry and Cheminformatics

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Monitor, discuss and provide synthetic chemistry guidance for projects with BioBlocks’ collaborators.
  • With training, develop software and informatics to support BioBlocks’ lead discovery platform Leap-to-Lead™.
  • Curate Bioblocks’ corporate and platform SQL databases.
  • Prepare technical reports for BioBlocks’ collaborators.
  • Make creative contributions to intellectual property and contribute to patent authorship as required.

QUALIFICATIONS DESIRED:

Education

MS with 3+ years of industry experience or PhD with 1-2+ years of industry experience.

Experience

  • Expertise in synthetic organic chemistry is required.
  • Experience with processing virtual compound sets is a plus.
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel or any cheminformatics tool is a plus.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, ability to contribute in interdisciplinary settings.

DESCRIPTION OF COMPANY: 

BioBlocks, Inc. is a company specialized in collaborative medicinal chemistry and the development of innovative tools to support the drug discovery community. In collaborations with our partners we advance early lead compounds to preclinical candidates. Central to our success in these lead optimization projects are our outstanding medicinal chemistry team, advanced cheminformatics tools and innovative chemistry. Our office is located in the Mira Mesa area of San Diego. More information is available on our website: www.bioblocks.com.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Please direct a cover letter and résumé to: info@bioblocks.com or apply through our website. BioBlocks is an equal opportunity employer.