Assistant Scientist

Posted 19 Dec 2019

Bangalore Operations, Karnataka - India

Req Id 200173


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our around 56,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.

Job Description: We are looking for individuals with a strong passion for synthetic organic chemistry first and foremost and ideally experience of carrying out research programs, knowledge of experimental planning, literature search (reaxys/scifinder etc.), synthetic route design, laboratory techniques, project communication (with external/internal customers), unit operations and execution and interpretation of analytical data (results) and safe work practices. 


Roles & Responsibilities:

Candidates should be well versed with synthesis of a wide variety of organic molecules from mill-to-kilogram scale, apply theoretical learning to practical problems, ensures systematic documentation of observations in a research project and responsible for deliveries on committed timelines. The ideal candidate must be a good team player and confers with senior counterparts before making significant changes to documented procedures. Ensures quality specifications for final products are met and SAP confirmation of finished product as per SOP. Reviews inventory, schedules or demand and changes in priority of work as necessary. Documents the actual results of all experiments, synthetic procedures and QC analysis. Maintains laboratory equipment, workplace and stocks supplies, verifies inventories and orders fresh stocks as required. Communicates results of lab work to external and internal customeres, appropritely and timely. Maintains parameters as required in shift, writes and revises procedures (if required). Documents results and observations per department guidelines (e.g., Lab Notebook, Project Files). Communicates technical results to supervisor’s and maintains all parameters as required in a shift and records all observations during shift.  He/ she should have very strong troubleshooting/problem solving, written and oral communications and presentation skills.


Qualification-  The successful candidate should have a M.Sc degree with at least 4-8 years of experience in CRO, API (Pharmaceutical), Fine Chemical or related industry, or PhD in Synthetic Organic Chemistry (4-5 Years).


Experience: Experience working with the design and execution of multistep synthetic routes. Working knowledge of common analytical techniques, including the ability to independently conduct the analyses and accurately interpret the obtained data. Demonstrated track record of innovative scientific ideas and publications  etc. Superior laboratory skills and adherence to laboratory safety. Excellent oral and written communication, and presentaion skill. Candidates with an innovative and positive mindset will be preffered. 

What we offer:  With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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