Application Scientist (USA)

Location: Boston, US
ChemAxon is a chemical and biological software development company providing solutions for the pharmaceutical and chemical manufacturing industry, with a major focus on scientific applications in preclinical drug discovery. Our applications are also widely used by researchers in the flavors and fragrances, petroleum, and fine chemicals industries as well as in academic research, publishing and online education. We use Agile (Scrum, Kanban, XP) methodologies to create cutting-edge tools for scientific informatics.

Job description

Providing technical and scientific support to clients and the sales staff
Representing the company at scientific conferences and trade shows
Conducting application studies using the company’s software products
Translating between the users, sales and software development teams
Visiting clients with the sales team
Developing and delivering trainings and workshops
Up to 25% travel required


Relevant experience in cheminformatics
3-5 years industrial experience in drug discovery or a related field
Excellent English language skills (both written and spoken)
Good communication, presentation and organizational skills
Ability to conduct studies independently


MSc or PhD in a relevant field (chemistry, cheminformatics, bioinformatics)
Knowledge of scripting languages
Experience with databases (RDBMS)

We offer

A competitive salary with a generous health insurance plan
A training program with a yearly allowance for personal development
Flexible working hours
A 401(k) plan
The opportunity to be part of a creative, dynamic team in an innovative company

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  • Work type:Full-time
  • Required languages:English
  • Suitable for graduates:No

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Application Scientist (USA)