Investigator III/II, Medchem

Investigator III/II, Medchem
We are seeking a highly motivated research investigator to join CNIBR Medchem Group based in Shanghai, China.
Qualified candidate will be an integral part of our drug discovery team and will be expected to lead a group of medicinal scientists (Ph.D.; MS) to support drug discovery research programs. The qualified individual must demonstrate the experience in successfully leading and advancing discovery research project(s), and is able to effectively work with scientists from other functional areas within Novartis as well as external collaborators. The job responsibilities also include presentations at internal and external meetings.
Education: Ph.D. in synthetic organic or medicinal chemistry
Languages: Business-level oral and written English
Experience/Professional Requirement:
1.Ph.D. in synthetic organic or medicinal chemistry; > 10 years of drug discovery and managerial experience in the major pharmaceutical industry or biotechs
2.Experience in identifying hits for difficult targets by exploiting in silico methods, novel chemical libraries and structure based design
3.Proven track record of innovative contributions in delivery of milestones and advancing medicinal chemistry programs
4.Proven track record in peer-reviewed publications
5.Ability to work independently and ability to collaborate with a multidisciplinary team, excellent oral/written communication and presentation skills
Global Discovery Chemistry
China Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research Co., Ltd
Research & Development
Full Time