Research Associate - Medicinal Chemistry in Indianapolis, IN at AMRI

Date Posted: 9/6/2018

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Research Associate – Medicinal Chemistry
AMRI provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.
The Research Associate is an integral part of the AMRI team, contributing to our success designing, synthesizing, purifying and identifying chemical intermediates and target compounds
Join our talented workforce, where a commitment to excellence and a customer focused attitude is everything. We pursue excellence because our work has the power to improve patients’ lives with the pharmaceuticals we develop and manufacture.
In this role, you will:
  • Conduct laboratory operations in a safe manner. Maintain familiarity with the Chemical Hygiene Plan.  Exhibit safety awareness and safe work practices
  • Synthesize target compounds utilizing a blend of both classical and modern technology effectively
  • Modify reaction conditions in accord with visual observations to allow rapid, successful production of target compounds
  • Use a broad spectrum of practical laboratory skills as needed; including advanced methods of purification of solvents and reagents, running reactions under anhydrous and oxygen free conditions, and using advanced methods for isolation/purification of sensitive materials
  • Conduct literature searches for specific target compounds, structures related to the target compound, or to determine specific conditions for compounds and reactions.  Keep abreast of current scientific literature and discuss new findings with colleagues

Job Requirements

Required:
  • Ph.D. Degree in Organic Chemistry or equivalent experience
  • Chemical Hygiene Training
Preferred:
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization

All interested applicants must apply online.  AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer, we value diversity and inclusiveness.  Minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity are encouraged to apply.



Shift:  Standard 8

Albany Molecular Research, Inc. is committed to providing equal opportunity to all job seekers including qualified individuals with disabilities. If you have any difficulty using our online application system due to a disability or believe you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or submit an application, you may use the alternative email address "jobs@amriglobal.com" to contact us about your interest in employment or you may call us at 518.512.2000.

Please note: The above-referred email address and telephone number are dedicated communication lines designed exclusively to assist job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Messages left for other purposes will not receive a response.

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AMRI is committed to providing equal opportunity to all job seekers including qualified individuals with disabilities. If you have any difficulty using our online application system due to a disability or believe you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or submit an application, you may use the alternative email address jobs@amriglobal.com to contact us about your interest in employment or you may call us at 518.512.2000.

Please note: The above referenced email address and telephone number are dedicated communication lines designed exclusively to assist job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Messages left for other purposes will not receive a response.