Organic Analytical Chemist


  • Design, synthesize, and characterize modified pyrimidines and purines
  • Troubleshoot and optimize reaction conditions
  • Present data and reports; discuss results at individual and team meetings
  • Maintain accurate and timely documentation of experimental procedures and analytical results
  • Collaboratively support the advancement of compounds through screening process

Required Experience & Skills:

  • Experience in multi-step synthesis design, execution and optimization
  • Significant experience with standard analytical and preparative techniques in synthesis and purification (LCMS, HPLC, FPLC, NMR, TLC and flash chromatography)
  • Demonstrated ability to access scientific literature to solve novel synthetic problems
  • Great troubleshooting and analytical skills
  • Proficient at multitasking and meeting deadlines
  • Ability to interact effectively and directly within a multi-disciplinary team in a dynamic startup environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong work ethic

Desired Experience & Skills:

  • Peptide synthesis and bioconjugation experience
  • Familiarity with disulfide and sulfide bond formation
  • Nucleoside and nucleotide synthesis experience is a plus
  • Ion exchange chromatography is a plus

Educational Qualification:

PhD in chemistry with 0-3 years of industrial experience

REF#: MA2019003S