Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health. We value our passion for patients, quest for innovation, spirit of independence and love of challenge. With a presence in more than 70 countries, and growing - we look for talented people to grow our business, advance our science and contribute to our unique culture.
We are seeking highly motivated, talented, and energetic chemist to join our fast-paced discovery research chemistry group based in San Diego, CA.
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:
Design, synthesize, and characterize novel bioactive molecules towards a wide range of novel protein targets, in an efficient and independent manner. Integrate and interpret the SAR and identify lead compounds with desirable properties (activity, selectivity, DMPK characteristics, physical properties, etc.). Apply structure-based drug design principles and integrate with other experimental data collected in the design of new molecules. Work with other chemists (both internally and externally) to solve synthetic challenges, and design novel molecules. Maximize the productivity of the group and provide intellectual input to the department. Maintain productive relationships with project team members and communicate progress against goals in a multidisciplinary setting: chemistry, biology, pharmacology, modeling, and external collaborators.
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Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company committed to improving the lives of patients worldwide. At Celgene, we seek to deliver truly innovative and life-changing treatments for our patients.