Philochem AG is looking for a talented and motivated synthetic / medicinal chemist to support our internal DELT drug discovery program.
The successful candidate will synthesize and purify compounds for the biological evaluation of hits identified from DNA-encoded chemical library selections, using standard and advanced organic synthesis procedures.
The applicant should be able to develop and troubleshoot synthetic routes directed to the target molecules, as well as carry out basic analytical and structural data analysis.
In this position, the potential of the applicant to innovate both in the design of synthetic routes and in the generation of new target proposals, will be valued.
Good communication skills and the ability to work independently and within an international team environment is required.
- PhD in organic chemistry with postdoctoral experience in synthetic chemistry, medicinal chemistry or related sciences
- Comprehensive and state of the art knowledge in modern synthetic methodologies
- Proven track record of delivering results both independently and in team settings
- Proficient oral and written communication skills in English
) is a fully owned daughter company of Philogen and represents the Discovery Unit of the Philogen group (www.philogen.com
is based in Otelfingen (Zurich, Switzerland) and was founded in 2006, with the mission to innovate ligand discovery and medicinal target identification.
Applications need to include a CV and a research summary (2-4 pages).
If you are interested, please send your application to email@example.com