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14 Sep 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Research Scientist - Med Chem BS 6+, MS 4+
PhD 0-3
Vertex Boston, MA
Sr Scientific Assoc BS 4+, MS 0-4 Vertex Boston, MA
Sr Scientist - Process MS/PhD Boehringer Ingelheim Ridgefield, CT
Assoc Scientist BS 1+ PPD S. San Francisco, CA
PAO Research Scientist PhD 10+ Chevron Phillips Conroe, TX
Organic Chemist - Process Chem BS Eurofins Groton, CT
Production Scientist I BS/MS 0-4 Thermo Fisher Rockford, IL
Production Scientist III BS 6+, MS 3+
PhD 2+
Thermo Fisher Rockford, IL
Process Dev Chemist BS 3+ Thermo Fisher Milwaukee, WI
Research Scientist - Med Chem BS/MS/PhD Gilead Foster City, CA
Sr Research Assoc I - Med Chem BS 3+, MS 2+ Gilead Foster City, CA
Research Assoc - Med Chem BS/MS Gilead CA & WA
Organic/Nucleoside Chem - Postdoc PhD LANL Los Alamos, NM

9 Sep 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Chemist PhD 5+ Inscripta Pleasanton, CA
Vice President - Med Chem PhD 15+ Stoke Therapeutics Bedford, MA
Lead Scientist - Synthetic Chem PhD 0-5 Roswell Biotechnologies San Diego, CA
Principal Scientist - Med Chem PhD 5+ Zai Lab Palo Alto, CA
SRA/Scientist - Med Chem BS 8+, MS 4+
PhD 0-4
Nurix Therapeutics San Francisco, CA
Scientist II - Med Chem PhD 3+ ChemoCentryx Mountain View, CA
Scientist - Organic Synthesis PhD Centrillion Palo Alto, CA
Sr Synthesis Research Chemist BS 10+, MS 5+
PhD 0-5
Buckman Memphis, TN
Sr Scientist - Chem & API Mfg MS/PhD Tricida S. San Francisco, CA

7 Sep 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Assoc Director/Director - Med Chem PhD 10+ Gossamer Bio San Diego, CA
Med Chem (Drug Disc & Dev) BS/MS 5+
PhD 2+
Sanford Burnham Prebys San Diego, CA
Senior/Principal Med Chemist PhD 4-8 Kezar Life Sciences S. San Francisco, CA
Research Assoc - Med Chem BS/MS Carmot Therapeutics Berkeley, CA
Scientist - Med Chem PhD Carmot Therapeutics Berkeley, CA
Sr Scientist/Assoc Dir - Med Chem PhD 8+ Carmot Therapeutics Berkeley, CA
Sr Scientist - Med Chem (Oncology) PhD 0-5 AstraZeneca Waltham, MA
Sr Scientist II - Med Chem PhD 4+ Pharmacyclics (AbbVie) Sunnyvale, CA
Research Assoc - Med Chem BS/MS 0-6 Calibr (Scripps) San Diego, CA
Assoc Director - Small Molecule API BS/MS 10+ AbbVie Lake County, IL
Sr Scientist - Discovery Chem PhD 3+ Janssen (J&J) San Diego, CA
Postdoc Fellow (DNA-ELT) PhD Janssen (J&J) San Diego, CA
Assoc Chemist BS 1-2 SD Chem San Diego, CA
Sr Chemist PhD 2-5 SD Chem San Diego, CA
Assistant Scientist - Med Chem BS Cayman Chemical Ann Arbor, MI

5 Sep 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Assoc Director/Director - Med Chem PhD 10+ IDEAYA Biosciences S. San Francisco, CA
Sr Scientist - Chem (ELT) BS 2+, MS 0+ GSK Cambridge, MA
Sr Scientist - Chem PhD 0-3 Merck West Point, PA
Assoc Principal Scientist - Chem PhD 3+ Merck New Jersey
Director - Med Chem PhD 8+ Exelixis Alameda, CA
Chem Syn - Energetic Materials BS CCDC Army Research Lab APG, MD

1 Sep 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Synthetic Organic Chemist(s) BS 5+, MS 2+ Mirati San Diego, CA
Sr Scientist - Discovery Chem PhD 0+ Merck S. San Francisco, CA
Scientist/Sr Scientist - Process Dev MS/PhD Enanta Watertown, MA
Vice President - CMC PhD Enanta Watertown, MA
Discovery Synthetic Chemist PhD 1-5 Corteva AgriscienceTM Indianapolis, IN
PhD Campus Openings PhD Corteva AgriscienceTM Indianapolis, IN
Principal Scientist - Med Chem PhD 5+ Janssen (J&J) San Diego, CA
Sr Assoc Scientist - Disc Chem BS 8+, MS 6+ Janssen (J&J) Spring House, PA
Director of R&D -- Ereztech Atlanta, GA
Research Scientist - Med Chem PhD 0+ Pfizer Boulder Boulder, CO
Postdoc Assoc - Org Chem PhD Lin-Zhi Santa Clara, CA
Principal Investigator PhD 2-5 Calibr (Scripps) San Diego, CA
Postdoc Fellow - Med/Syn Chem PhD Calibr (Scripps) San Diego, CA
Assoc Director - Med Chem PhD 7-15 Calibr (Scripps) San Diego, CA
Sr Director - Med Chem PhD 10+ Calibr (Scripps) San Diego, CA
Synthetic Organic Chemist PhD 5+ St Jude Memphis, TN
Research Scientist PhD 0-5 E Ink Billerica, MA
Sr Research Assoc I - Process BS 2+, MS 0+ Gilead Foster City, CA
Research Scientist - Process BS 11+, MS 9+
PhD 0-3
Gilead Foster City, CA
Sr Research Scientist I - Process BS/MS/PhD Gilead Foster City, CA
Sr Research Scientist I - Med Chem BS/MS/PhD Gilead Foster City, CA
Synthetic Med Chemist MS 5-7, PhD 1-3 TAXIS Monmouth Junct, NJ

26 Aug 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Polymer Chemist PhD 2+ Cabot Microelectronics Waller, TX
Sr Research Assoc - Med Chem BS/MS 3-8 Pliant Therapeutics S. San Francisco, CA
Chemist BS/MS/PhD 1-2 Machavert Aurora, CO
Postdoctoral Assoc PhD Alnylam Cambridge, MA
Assoc Scientist - RNA Synthesis BS/MS 0-4 Alnylam Cambridge, MA
Principal Scientist - Process PhD 6+ Alnylam Cambridge, MA
Mfg Supervisor - Process BS 5+ Alnylam Norton, MA
Chemist BS 2+, MS 0-2 Leidos Pittsburgh, PA
Sr/Principal Scientist - Chem PhD 5+ Morphic Therapeutic Waltham, MA

24 Aug 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Research Scientist I - Med Chem PhD 2+ Broad Institute Cambridge, MA
Organic Chemist PhD 2-5 Modern Meadow Nutley, NJ
Research Scientist - Med Chem MS 7+, PhD 5+ Vertex San Diego, CA
Research Scientist - Med Chem BS 6+, MS 4+
PhD 0-3
Vertex Boston, MA
Research Assoc - Med Chem BS 1+ Editas Medicine Boulder, CO
Scientist III/Sr Scientist - Process MS/PhD 10+ Editas Medicine Boulder, CO
Production Scientist II BS 2+ Thermo Fisher Rockford, IL
Scientist I BS 0-3 Thermo Fisher Florence, SC
Med Chemist - Research Assoc PhD 1-2 Northwestern University Evanston, IL
Sr Scientist I/II - Chem BS 10+, MS 8+
PhD 0+
AbbVie Lake County, IL
Sr Scientist I/II - Chem BS 10+, MS 8+
PhD 0+
AbbVie Lake County, IL
Sr Scientist II/III - Chem BS 12+, MS 10+
PhD 4+
AbbVie Lake County, IL
Research Assoc - Med Chem BS/MS 2+ RAPT Therapeutics S. San Francisco, CA
Assoc Scientist - Med Chem BS 0+ Pfizer Groton, CT
Sr Assoc Scientist - Med Chem BS 2+, MS 0+ Pfizer Groton, CT
Synthetic Organic Chemist BS 8+, MS 5+
PhD 0+
Cayman Chemical Ann Arbor, MI
Principal Scientist - Drug Subs Dev PhD 8+ Celgene Summit, NJ
Scientist I - Drug Substance Dev BS 12+, MS 7+
PhD 0+
Celgene Summit, NJ
Research Investigator II PhD 0-3 BMS New Brunswick, NJ
Chemist - Synthesis MD 0+ Chattem Chemicals Chattanooga, TN

19 Aug 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
SRA/PRA - Med Chem BS/MS 3+ Ribon Therapeutics Cambridge, MA
Sr Research Assoc - Med Chem BS 5+, MS 3+ Verge Genomics S. San Francisco, CA
Medicinal Chemist MS 5+, PhD 2+ Verge Genomics S. San Francisco, CA
Scientist I - Med Chem PhD RAPT Therapeutics S. San Francisco, CA
PhD Polymer Chemist PhD Eastman Kingsport, TN

17 Aug 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Medicinal Chemist PhD 0-5 Turning Point Therapeutics San Diego, CA
Principal Scientist - Med Chem PhD 8-10 Casma Therapeutics Cambridge, MA
Postdoc - Synthesis Dev PhD Sanofi Waltham, MA
Postdoc - Med Chem PhD NCATS (NIH) Rockville, MD
Research Chemist MS/PhD PPG Monroeville, PA
Sr Research Chemist BS/MS/PhD 7+ PPG Hampton Twp, PA
R&D Chemist BS/MS/PhD 7+ PPG Burbank, CA
Research Scientist - Chem PhD 5+ Valent Biosciences Libertyville, IL
Chemical R&D Scientist BS 9+, MS 3+
PhD 0-2
Alcami Germantown, WI
Process Chemist (Night Shift) HS/AS 4+, BS 0+ Alcami Germantown, WI
Research Assoc - RNA Synthesis BS 2+ ExoNanoRNA Columbus, OH
Oligonucleotide Chemist PhD Exicure Skokie, IL
Lab Scientist - Polymer BS/MS/PhD 7+ Aramco Rochester, NY
Scientist BS 3+, MS 1-3
PhD 0+
EMD Round Rock, TX
R&D Organic/Analytical Chem BS/MS/PhD Wilmington Pharmatech Newark, DE
Research Chemist - Synthesis PhD Pilot Chemical Cincinnati, OH
Scientist - HTE & Automation MS/PhD 4-7 Vertex Boston, MA
Assoc Director - Med Chem PhD 10+ Vertex Boston, MA

10 Aug 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Process Chemist R&D BS/MS 0-5 PCI Devens, MA
RA - Analytical and Org Chem BS/MS 3-5 Bio-Vin Research Labs San Diego, CA
Postdoctoral Associate PhD Bio-Vin Research Labs San Diego, CA
Chemist(s) BS 5+ Biogene Organics The Woodlands, TX

7 Aug 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Scientist II/Sr Scientist I - Med Chem BS 7+, MS 5+
PhD 0+
AbbVie Lake County, IL
Sr Scientist - Chem PhD 0-3 Merck Rahway, NJ
Assoc Director - CMC Syn Chem MS/PhD 10+ SpringWorks Therapeutics Durham, NC
R&D Scientist BS/MS/PhD EMD Performance Materials Branchburg, NJ
Sr Researcher - Biochem Discovery BS/MS 5+ Eisai Exton, PA
Sr Research Scientist PhD 0+ AMRI Rensselaer, NY

4 Aug 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Investigator - Chem Dev PhD 1-3 GSK Upper Providence, PA
Scientist BS/MS/PhD MilliporeSigma Miamisburg, OH
Sr Scientist BS/MS/PhD MilliporeSigma Miamisburg, OH
Head Radiosynthetic Chemist PhD 2+ Tjaden Biosciences Burlington, IA
Sr Scientist - Chem Eng MS/PhD 2-3+ IDEXX Roswell, GA
Energetics Research Chemist BS 2-5, MS 0-2 Battelle Picatinny Arsenal, NJ
Energetics Chemical Eng I BS 2-5, MS 0-2 Battelle Picatinny Arsenal, NJ
Postdoc - Antisense Oligonuc PhD Biogen Cambridge, MA
Research Scientist MS 7+, PhD 3-5 Avisyn CA & CT

1 Aug 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Lecturer/Asst Professor PhD Brandeis University Waltham, MA
Sr/Principal Scientist - Med Chem PhD 5+ Inception Sciences San Diego, CA
Synthetic Organic Chemist PhD 0-5 Syngenta Greensboro, NC
Investigator - Med Chem PhD GSK Upper Providence, PA
Sr Scientist II/III - Chem BS 12+, MS 10+
PhD 4+
AbbVie Lake County, IL
Sr Scientist I/II - Chem BS 10+, MS 8+
PhD 0+
AbbVie Lake County, IL
Chemist II BS/MS 2+ Wacker Adrian, MI
Director - Chemical Processing PhD 10+ Anokion Cambridge, MA

29 Jul 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Research Assoc - Med Chem BS/MS 0-3 Vertex Boston, MA
Research Scientist - Polymer PhD 5+ Facebook Redmond, WA
Postdoc Researcher - Polymer PhD Facebook Redmond, WA
Research Scientist - Polymer PhD UES Dayton, OH

24 Jul 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Lead Scientist - Process Chem PhD 5+ Karyopharm Newton, MA
Staff Scientist (Med Chem) PhD 5+ St Jude Memphis, TN
Sr Scientist - Med Chem (Oncology) PhD 0-5 AstraZeneca Waltham, MA
Scientist IV - Research Chemist PhD HRL Laboratories Malibu, CA
Medicinal Chemist MS/PhD 2+ NIH (NCATS) Rockville, MD
Scientist - Med Chem PhD 0-3 SAGE Therapeutics Cambridge, MA
Process Dev - Scientist BS 6+, MS 4+ Amgen Cambridge, MA
Research Assoc - Med Chem BS 8+, MS 4+ Vividion Therapeutics San Diego, CA

21 Jul 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Sr Assoc Scientist - Process Dev BS 5+, MS 0-5 Pfizer Groton, CT
Scientist - Bioorg & Peptide Chem PhD 2-6+ Affinergy RTP, NC
Project Chemist MS/PhD 7+ Bachem Vista, CA
Director - Production BSD MS 15+, PhD 10+ Bachem Vista, CA
Process Chemist BS/MS 0-10 Eastman Kodak Rochester, NY
Research Advisor - RNA/Oligonuc PhD 4+ Lilly Cambridge, MA
Process Chemist AS/BS 0+ Gelest Morrisville, PA
Assoc Director - Discovery Chem PhD 5-10+ Moderna Cambridge, MA
Sr Director - Process Chem PhD 5+ WuXi AppTec Cambridge, MA
Process Dev Scientist BS -5, MS -10
PhD -15
Ash Stevens (Piramal) Riverview, MI
Process Dev Scientist BS -5, MS -10
PhD -15
Ash Stevens (Piramal) Riverview, MI
Chemist PhD Click Chemistry Tools Scottsdale, AZ

19 Jul 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Assoc Scientist - Organic Chem BS 5-8, MS 2-4 WAVE Life Sciences Cambridge, MA
Scale-Up/Process Chem BS/MS/PhD 2+ Pfizer Boulder Boulder, CO
Assoc Scientist(s) - Peptide Chem -- Protomer Technologies Pasadena, CA
Assoc Scientist - Syn Org Chem -- Protomer Technologies Pasadena, CA
Assoc Scientist - Med Chem -- Protomer Technologies Pasadena, CA
Scientist PhD 0+ Snapdragon Chemistry Cambridge, MA
Assoc Scientist BS/MS Snapdragon Chemistry Cambridge, MA
Kilo Lab Manager MS 10+ Alkermes Waltham, MA
Principal Scientist - Med Chem PhD 8+ Alkermes Waltham, MA
Scientist - Med Chem BS 3+, MS 0+ EMD Serono Billerica, MA
Assoc Scientist - Chem BS 3-5, MS 1-3 Invicro Boston, MA
Radiochemist MS 5-7, PhD 3-5 Invicro Boston, MA
Process Dev Chemist BS/MS Nitto Denko Avecia Cincinnati, OH

10 Jul 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Director - Drug Substance (API) Mfg BS 10+ Geron Menlo Park, CA
Sr Scientist - Process Chem MS 12+
PhD 5-8
Syros Pharmaceuticals Cambridge, MA
Assoc Director/Director - Process PhD 10+ Blade Therapeutics S. San Francisco, CA
Peptide Chemist BS/MS/PhD 3+ PharmaIN Bothell, WA

7 Jul 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Head - Process Chem BS/MS 15+
PhD 12+
KSQ Therapeutics Cambridge, MA
Principal Scientist - Med Chem BS/MS 8+
PhD 2+
Aclaris Therapeutics St Louis, MO
Program Mgr/Sr Program Mgr BS/MS/PhD 7+ Circle Pharma S. San Francisco, CA
Scientist - Chem PhD 1-2 Expansion Therapeutics Jupiter, FL
RA/SRA - Bioconjugates BS/MS 3+ Magenta Therapeutics Cambridge, MA

4 Jul 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Med Chem Scientist MS 5+, PhD 3+ DeepCure Boston, MA
Synthetic Chemist BS/MS/PhD 2+ Olon Ricerca Concord, OH
Sr Process Chemist PhD 5+ Olon Ricerca Concord, OH
Polymer Chemist PhD Axalta Coating Systems Philadelphia, PA

28 Jun 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Sr Process Chemist MS 5+, PhD 3+ Cambrex Longmont, CO
Syn/Org/Med Chemist MS/PhD 2-8 Advenchen Labs Moorpark, CA
Sr Scientist I - Chem BS 10+, MS 8+
PhD 0+
AbbVie Lake County, IL
Assoc Scientist II/Scientist I - Chem BS 3+, MS 0+ AbbVie Lake County, IL
Research Scientist – Bioconj MS/PhD 2+ BroadPharm San Diego, CA

22 Jun 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Assoc Scientist - Chem BS/MS 4+ Triplet Therapeutics Cambridge, MA
Syn Org Chemist (Contract) BS 3+
MS/PhD 0+
Corteva AgriscienceTM Indianapolis, IN
Sr Scientist - Disc Chem (Parallel) PhD 3+ Janssen (J&J) Spring House, PA
Sr Scientist - Process Chem MS 3-6, PhD 0-3 Pfizer Groton, CT
Synthetic Polymer Chemist MS/PhD 5+ Nitto Denko Technical Corp Oceanside, CA
Polymer Scientist MS 5+, PhD 0-5 Nitto Denko Technical Corp Oceanside, CA
Process Dev Chemist BS 2+ Regis Technologies Morton Grove, IL

20 Jun 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Process Chemist BS/MS/PhD Luminex Northbrook, IL
Scientist - Research Chem PhD Seattle Genetics Bothell, WA
Sr Scientist - Process MS 3-6, PhD 0-3 Pfizer Groton, CT

17 Jun 2019

Job Title Job Level Employer Location
Sr Scientist - Process R&D MS 8+, PhD 5+ Akebia Cambridge, MA
Scientist - Early Disc Chem BS/MS/PhD 3+ FORMA Therapeutics Branford, CT
Sr Research Chemist - Process PhD 0-3 Exemplify BioPharma Cranbury, NJ
Production - Chemist III BS 5+, MS 2+ BD San Diego, CA
Chemist - Process R&D BS Norac Pharma Azusa, CA
Sr Polymer Syn Chemist PhD 5-8 E Ink Billerica, MA
Scientist - Med Chem PhD Enanta Watertown, MA
Scientist - Med Chem BS 6+, MS 4+
PhD 0+
Amgen Cambridge, MA