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Associate Director
Platform Chemistry
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Belmont, MA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Lead Generation
  • PhD in organic chemistry with 6+ years of experience as a medicinal chemist in the biotechnology sector or pharmaceutical industry
  • Demonstrated knowledge of modern hit finding, drug design, and pharmacology principles
  • Excellent medicinal chemistry skills and creativity are required
  • Passion for bringing new and more effective medicines to patients
  • Ability to operate in a fast-paced environment and a highly collaborative, data-driven, creative mindset
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Leverage a strategic and holistic approach to hit identification and lead generation, including the use of fragment-based drug discovery and ligand-, property-, and structure-based drug design
  • Drive state-of-the-art, early-stage multiparameter optimization with creativity, in-depth analysis of data, and literature knowledge
  • Exhibit effective leadership and management of CRO chemistry teams through excellent medicinal chemistry skills with clear and open communication, as well as cross-functional leadership capabilities for helping drive Platform projects from hit identification through cellular proof-of-concept studies
Kymera Therapeutics

51-200 employees