Principal Applications Scientist

Schrodinger   •  

San Diego, CA

Industry: Technology


Not Specified years

Posted 30 days ago

Who will love this job:

  • A computer-aided design enthusiast (both in theory and application). Specifically, solid experience in structure-based drug design as it applies to hit generation and lead optimization.
  • An excellent communicator and presenter with superb organizational skills and problem-solving abilities
  • A creative people person who enjoys helping others solve problems
  • An independent self-motivator who manages his/her own time well while also collaborating with colleagues across a wide range of disciplines and projects.

What you’ll do:

  • Provide pre- and post-sales software support, including demonstration of optimal use of our life science software suites, facilitating interactions between customers and product development teams, and providing scientific guidance
  • Engage in cutting edge scientific research, both internal and in collaboration with customers
  • Support modeling service engagements
  • Publish scientific papers and present at conferences

What you should have:

  • PhD in computational chemistry, biophysics, or a related field
  • A minimum of three years of industrialexperience beyond postdoctoral studies
  • Extensive hands-on experience with drug discovery and design
  • Willingness to travel (approximately 20% of time)