Computational Chemist (CADD) - Biotech start-up

Shanghai Permanent
  • Brand new start-up biotech company with both China and U.S. business
  • Great platform for Industrial Practice

About Our Client

Our client is a bio-tech company founded by industry veterans, which focuses on the discovery of protein degraders for oncology and autoimmune diseases.

Job Description

  • provide computational support for small molecule drug discovery projects at different stages independently or under limited supervision
  • actively contribute to the advancement of the key technologies within the organisation
  • share computational expertise within the organisation.

The Successful Applicant

  • PhD degree in computational chemistry, organic chemistry or medicinal chemistry with a proven track record in computer-aided drug design (CADD);
  • 5+ years of experience in applying a wide range of computational tools such as chem/bioinformatics, predictive modelling, protein simulation, structure-based drug design, and ADMET modelling to drug discovery projects
  • experience with Protac design and protein-protein docking is highly desired
  • knowledge of machine learning algorithm is a plus.
  • Proficiency in applying commercial modelling software (CCG, Schrodinger or other leading modelling packages) is also a requirement
  • Scientific programming experience is required; proficiency in Python, R or SVL is highly preferred
  • good verbal and written communication skills; and fluent in Chinese and English
  • fast learner, team player, creative thinker and passionate about drug discovery and life sciences

What's on Offer

  • competitive salary package
  • good working environment
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