Principal Research Scientist - Medicinal Chemistry

United States, Indianapolis, IN
Full Time Employment plus Benefits
Oct 01, 2020
Oct 31, 2020
Field of specialization
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

At Lilly, we serve an extraordinary purpose. We make a difference for people around the global by discovering, developing and delivering medicines that help them live longer, healthier, more active lives. Not only do we deliver breakthrough medications, but you also can count on us to develop creative solutions to support communities through philanthropy and volunteerism.

Do you have strong Organic Chemistry skills with deep and extensive working knowledge of modern synthetic chemistry methodologies, in-silico molecule design, experimental work, isolation/purification techniques and structural analysis of synthetic organic molecules? We are looking for an excellent teammate, very strong attention to detail, very strong problem-solving skills, a high level of learning agility, the ability to work across functions and within a diverse global organization, and the ability to perform as part of a flexible workforce.

The Discovery Chemistry Research and Technologies division of Eli Lilly is seeking an experienced researcher with a strong background in Synthetic and Medicinal Chemistry and Modern Drug Discovery. We also need excellent communication skills, and with the ability to work well in our Team Lilly environment. We are an innovative and dynamic team looking to enhance our diverse capabilities in drug discovery while staying committed to continually improving our abilities to make life better for patients around the globe.

Basic Qualifications

  • PhD in Organic or Medicinal Chemistry or similar scientific area with 5+ years of relevant Industry Experience Or MS +10 years relevant experience in Organic or Medicinal Chemistry or similar scientific areas.
  • Demonstrated support of small molecule drug discovery