Senior Scientist Medicinal Chemist
Company: Principia Biopharma Inc.
Location: South San Francisco
Posted on: June 8, 2021
Contribute to chemistry efforts for project team(s), applying
medicinal chemistry principles, SAR principles and structure based
design to identify and optimize lead molecules.
Demonstrate mastery of synthetic chemistry problem solving
skills, including hands-on chemistry to expedite preparation of
target molecules and optimize strategies for rapid analog
preparation and scaleup.
Effectively communicate results and maintain excellent records
in laboratory notebooks
Assist in managing teams of chemists at CRO's
Work effectively across departments understand and support
Effectively communicate program progress at team and
- Work with colleagues and legal department to establish and
defend new Intellectual Property.
PhD degree with a > 2 years industrial experience, or BS/MS
with >7 yrs experience in medicinal chemistry.
Demonstrated synthetic chemistry expertise and problem solving
Working knowledge of medicinal chemistry and structure based
drug design principles.
Experience working with external chemistry vendors.
Discovery research experience in chemical library technology and
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Enthusiastic and motivated team player with a can-do
- Must have permanent US work authorization
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workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
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