Scientist – Chemistry
Nuevolution is a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing treatments for human diseases within oncology, immuno-oncology and autoimmune diseases. Nuevolution is the sole inventor of Chemetics®, a drug discovery platform which enables efficient discovery of novel small molecule leads for specific indications.
Nuevolution has applied its Chemetics® platform to deliver leads for several world-leading pharmaceutical partners. Since late 2012 the Company is using its platform for own drug development efforts, creating its own pipeline of programs. Nuevolution is dedicated to the identification and progression of novel compounds addressing unmet medical needs with a main disease focus on inflammation, oncology and immuno-oncology.
Through creation of a collection of more than a billion small molecules, Nuevolution has established itself as a leading party in the field of small molecule lead discovery. Nuevolution’s growth strategy and value proposition is focused on the establishment of a number of high value drug programs in discovery, pre-clinical development up to early clinical development, thereby leveraging its drug discovery platform.
For the position described hereafter we seek candidates capable of contributing to Nuevolution’s own programs as well as to the company’s partnered drug discovery programs by the utilization and further development of our world-leading technology. We offer a highly challenging and stimulating working environment in a biopharmaceutical company pushing boundaries.
If you are a hardworking, enthusiastic, team spirited and goal-oriented hands-on experimentalist with a flair for accuracy and detail, and have the desire for new challenges, we may have the position for you.
You will be part of our Library Production Team. The position offers technical and scientific challenges within an exciting new field of drug discovery, including Chemetics® technology development. You will together with the Library Production Team participate in, among others:
- the generation of libraries containing up to billions of novel encoded compounds;
- working on optimization of existing combinatorial chemistries;
- development of new chemistries for our libraries and;
- quality control of library fragments.
This position is lab-based and offers the chance to work with both chemistry and molecular biology techniques, including parallel synthetic chemistry both in solution and on support, gel electrophoresis and DNA ligation etc.
The ideal candidate should:
- hold a M.Sc. in Organic Chemistry or related discipline with a solid understanding of organic chemistry as well as an insight in molecular biology;
- have a structured working approach, a desire for bench work, multitasking skills, good computer skills, be good at trouble shooting, be very comfortable working both individually and in teams;
- have excellent communication skills in English.
- an interest in DNA chemistry and chemistry in aqueous media will be an advantage.
The place of work will be at our premises in Copenhagen.
For further information, contact Titi A. Kronborg on mail: [email protected] or phone: +45 39130927
To apply for this position, please send your application marked “Scientist – Chemistry” including CV to [email protected] or Nuevolution A/S, Rønnegade 8, DK-2100 Copenhagen, Denmark, no later then November 24th, 2017.
Nuevolution AB (publ) is a leading small molecule drug discovery biopharmaceutical company founded in 2001, headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark. Nuevolution partners its proprietary discovery platform and programs with pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies to seek future benefit of patients in need of novel medical treatment options. Nuevolution’s internal programs are focused on therapeutically important targets within inflammation, oncology and immuno-oncology.
Nuevolution AB (publ) is listed at Nasdaq First North Premier in Stockholm, Sweden (ticker: NUE). More information about Nuevolution can be found on: www.nuevolution.com