Projini – Computational structural biologist

Projini, a startup company developing novel AgChem solutions is seeking an exceptional computational scientist to join our team. As part of our team, you would utilize bioinformatics and computational chemistry methods to design molecules with superior crop protection profile. The work is highly meaningful, interesting and with direct contact to leading companies in the field.

Accountabilities
Work simultaneously on multiple discovery projects, in different phases. Contribute to the application and integration of computational approaches for our R&D projects. Ability to contribute to the on-going algorithm development will be highly regarded. Willing to learn new methods and its application for the on-going research projects.

Preferred Skills and Knowledge
1. Ph.D. or M.Sc. degree in chemistry / bioinformatics / structural- biology (industry experience is a preference).
2. Broad multidisciplinary knowledge and understanding in the related fields.
3. Experience and understanding in proteins structure-function, dynamics, visualization and modeling techniques.
4. Basic knowledge in organic/medicinal chemistry and pharmacology of small molecules.
5. Advantage – Experience in Linux/Unix-based environment.
6. Personal attributes of independence, integrity, creativity, problem solving and strong work ethic.
7. Desire to learn new techniques and positive attitude.

For additional details, please contact: itaib@projini.com