Researcher, Chemisty

Date Posted: Jul. 22, 2019
Number of the position: 1

Job Description

Are you looking for a patient-focused company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at FIMECS. Join us as a Researcher, Medicinal Chemistry in our Shonan site.

Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission. As a Researcher, Medicinal Chemistry working on the Chemistry department, you will be empowered to support several chemistry experiments as a technician, and a typical day will include:

OBJECTIVES:
We are searching for a Researcher to join the Chemistry group within the Research organization. We are seeking an enthusiastic, highly motivated individual to support for expanding our platform technology and pipeline of early clinical development molecules. The responsibility of this position will be to synthesize biologically active small molecules with suitable drug-like properties. Strong laboratory-based focus and experimental excellence is required for this position.

POSITION ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • execute synthetic studies under the instruct of the person in charge
  • Maintain a broad awareness of the scientific and technological landscapes of organic synthesis, medicinal chemistry and drug discovery

EDUCATION, BEHAVIOURAL COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS (Essential):

  • MS (organic synthesis/ natural product synthesis) or BS (organic synthesis/ natural product synthesis) and at least 3 years of laboratory experience
  • Plan synthetic routes of the target compounds and synthesize them promptly in appropriate ways for structure-activity relationship study
  • Efficiently maintain experimental records and prepare study reports
  • Strong experimental skills of synthetic organic chemistry
  • Data analysis skills, including proficiency with commonly used software
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in Japanese or English
  • English skill for understanding journals, protocols and English documents
  • Have confidence in ability of research planning/implementation and experimental skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative team environment

DESIRABLE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Excellent skill of organic synthesis
  • Work experience in protein degraders, bRo5 molecules, combinatorial chemistry, chemical biology, peptide chemistry, tracer synthesis or oncology drug discovery
  • Knowledge for molecular biology, biophysics, in vitro ADME-tox study, and biology of oncology area
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English
  • Class-A Hazardous Materials Engineer license in Japan

WHAT FIMECS CAN OFFER YOU:

  • Health & Wellness programs
  • Generous time off for vacation
  • Annual stock option program

LOCATIONS
26-1, Muraoka-Higashi 2-Chome, Fujisawa, Kanagawa 251-0012, Japan

WORKER TYPE
Employee

WORKER SUB-TYPE
Regular

TIME TYPE
Full time