Applications and Research Scientist

Job Ref: J31167
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Chemicals
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 21 March 2019
  • Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, UK cambridge Cambridge Cambridgeshire UK cb2 3ar
  • £35,000 - £40,000 per Annum
  • Bec Johnston2
  • 01223 235203

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Applications and Research Scientist



£35-40K per annum, plus highly competitive benefits

Role profile:

  • Managing strategic research projects to progress the scientific understanding within a niche vertical in cheminformatics, and highlight the value of the organisation's software to both commercial and academic users.
  • Provision of advice and guidance to users within the Science space as part of Agile software development processes.
  • Acting in the capacity of scientific technical support to user communities.
  • Closely working with Product Managers and software development teams to facilitate software testing, collation and drafting of scientific documentation, promotional and marketing literature.
  • Preparation and delivery of scientific training materials for use in workshops, training courses and seminars for use in industry and academic settings.

Person specification:

  • PhD or equivalent in Chemistry related discipline
  • Well-developed Python scripting skills for application to cheminformatics tools and workflows
  • Proven appreciation of computational chemistry/machine learning within the field of drug discovery
  • Proven background in using structure-based and ligand-based molecular modelling within drug design
  • Able to deliver work to deadlines with high attention to detail and a clear, concise communicative style
  • Able to demonstrate an aptitude for writing reports an summarising findings to a broad audience with good presentation skills
  • Able to travel internationally

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. SRG is a trading name of Science Recruitment Group Ltd an Employment Business/Agency.

20/04/2019 16:00:55
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