Bristol Myers Squibb Research Investigator II in Princeton, New Jersey

We are seeking a qualified PhD level scientist to join the Computer-Assisted Drug Design team at Bristol-Myers Squibb. In this role, the selected candidate will use computational chemistry methods to drive therapeutic projects from target ID through candidate nomination.

MAJOR SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • PhD required plus 0-4 years of experience

  • In-depth knowledge of computer-aided drug design, computational chemistry, cheminformatics, bioinformatics or computational biology

  • A history of impact using computational approaches to drive scientific experiment and design

  • Strong knowledge of chemical and protein structure and sequence

  • Background in methods for statistical analysis, cheminformatics, bioinformatics, machine learning or data visualization

  • Competency in programming and/or scripting would be advantageous (e.g. Python)

  • An aptitude and desire to learn and apply new techniques is expected

  • A basic knowledge of medicinal chemistry, biology and ADMET/PK

  • Personal attributes of integrity, creativity, problem solving, and strong work ethic

  • Ability to work within a multidisciplinary team across geographic areas to advance discovery projects

  • Excellent communication skills are a must

Bristol-Myers Squibb is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.