Senior Scientist - Med Chem/Protein Degradation/Chemical Biology

Employer
Bristol Myers Squibb
Location
Cambridge, Massachusetts, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 10, 2021
Closes
Aug 06, 2021
Ref
2264069572
Discipline
Biology
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
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.
Sr. Scientist: R1542283 Senior Scientist (Med Chem/Protein Degradation/Chemical Biology)
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 or chemical biology 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. The ideal candidate is passionate about protein degradation and innovative in pursuing novel discoveries in this emerging area.
Position requirements:
- Candidates must have a Ph.D. in organic chemistry or chemical biology with 2-5 years of additional related research experience. Ideally, in industry.
- Candidates must a strong command of medicinal chemistry including structure based design and pharmacokinetics and preferred to have experience in protein degradation
- 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.
Our company is committed to ensuring that people with disabilities can excel through a transparent recruitment process, reasonable workplace adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Applicants can request an approval of accommodation prior to accepting a job offer. If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application, or any part of the recruitment process direct your inquiries to adastaffingsupport@bms.com. Visit careers.bms.com/eeo-accessibility to access our complete Equal Employment Opportunity statement.
Company: Bristol Myers Squibb
Req Number: R1542283
Updated: 2021-08-02 06:51:46.488 UTC
Location: Cambridge,Massachusetts
Bristol Myers Squibb is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, gender expression, genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristic protected by law.