Syngene hiring Ph.D. and Post Doc for Senior Research Investigator/Lead Investigator/Deputy Research Director, Integrated Drug Discovery- 10th Dec 2020

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and execute the synthesis of target molecules
  • Effectively troubleshoot problems and proactively seek alternate routes for the synthesis of target molecules
  • Ensure that safety protocols are always followed, and the experimental details are written up in Electronic Lab Notebook (ELN) or pLNB contemporaneously
  • Day to day management and coaching of 3 to 4 chemists
  • Actively engage talent in order to minimize the risk of regrettable losses through attrition
  • Optimize talent management processes in order to maintain a core talent pool
  • Ensure regular client communication via multiple vehicles, including video/audio conferences, emails
  • Explore and acquire knowledge in new areas of chemistry.
  • Maintain and report on productivity metrics.
  • Continually demonstrate the unwavering focus on the discovery and development of novel therapeutics that improve the lives of people suffering from serious diseases, exceptional creativity and innovation in the genuine spirit of collaboration and a core commitment to safety, integrity, compliance, quality, and service
  • Possess the knowledge and exposure to the environment, health, and safety (EHS) practices​
  • Follow environment, health, and safety (EHS) requirements at all times in the workplace ensuring individual and lab/plant safety​
  • Ensure environment, health, and safety (EHS) measures are imparted via training and adhered within the team

Technical/Functional Skills:

  • Experience in multistep synthesis and demonstrated ability to solve complex organic synthesis problems
  • Strong comprehension of recent advances in organic chemistry techniques and its application
  • Strong understanding of the different analytical techniques for compound characterization
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • Familiarity with biological concepts to contribute effectively in integrated drug discovery projects
  • Analytical strengths and high troubleshooting ability

Behavioral Skills:

  • Strong commitment to exceptional customer experience, and a high level of dedication, enthusiasm, motivation, and persuasive ability in a team and cross-functional environment.
  • Excellent speaking-listening-writing skills, attention to details, proactive self-starter
  • Ability to work successfully in a dynamic, ambiguous environment.
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and prioritize workloads.
  • Ability to develop new ideas and creative solutions.
  • Exceptional influencing and leadership skills

Equal Opportunity Employer:

It is the policy of Syngene to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable legislation or local law. In addition, Syngene will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities

Company Information

Company: Syngene International Ltd.

About the Company: Incorporated in 1993, Syngene International Ltd. is an innovation-focused global discovery, development, and manufacturing organization providing integrated scientific services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, nutrition, animal health, consumer goods, and specialty chemical industries around the world. Syngene’ s clientele includes world leaders such as Bristol-Myers Squibb, Baxter, Amgen, GSK, Merck KGaA, and Herbalife. Its innovative culture is driven by the passion of its 4240- strong team of scientists who work with clients from around the world to solve their scientific problems, improve R&D productivity, speed up time to market and lower the cost of innovation.

Corporate Office: Biocon Park, SEZ, Bommasandra Industrial Area – Phase-IV, Jigani Link Road, Bangalore 560 099.

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Job Information

Qualification: Ph.D. in Organic/ Medicinal Chemistry or Post Doc Fellow.
Job Post: Senior Research Investigator, Lead Investigator, Deputy Research Director in the Discovery Chemistry Department.
Experience: 3-6 years post qualification.
Salary: Not mentioned.
Interview Date: The recruiter will send you through email.
Interview Time: The recruiter will send you through email.
Job Location: Hyderabad, Telangana state, India.

Senior Research Investigator

Lead Investigator

Deputy Research Director