Associate Scientist – Chemical Sciences
Job type: Permanent Full Time
Region: Technoparc Montréal (Ville St-Laurent)
Paraza Pharma, Inc.
Paraza Pharma, Inc. is a fast-growing pharmaceutical research company offering a dynamic and collaborative
work environment where scientific excellence, innovation and creativity are at the forefront. Here, diversity,
new points of view and a creative spirit are valued and considered as real assets. We provide our employees
with ongoing support, training and development opportunities to expand their horizons while contributing to
our shared passion for Drug Discovery.
Job description for M.Sc. candidate
The Medicinal Chemistry and Chemical Development groups at Paraza are seeking energetic, results-oriented
individuals with proven track records of success to join our dynamic teams. The successful candidate is
expected to have experience in modern organic synthesis with good laboratory skills and high productivity.
The candidate will be expected to work independently within a team structure, design and execute synthetic
routes and troubleshoot when needed. The key responsibilities of the successful candidate include the
Synthesis of target molecules as part of a medicinal chemistry team
Troubleshoot and optimize reaction sequences
Participation in medicinal chemistry team meetings
Presentation of results to chemistry and project teams
MSc in Organic, Bioorganic or Medicinal Chemistry
Comprehensive knowledge of modern synthetic organic chemistry
Demonstrated laboratory proficiency
In-depth knowledge and hands-on experience with a range of standard laboratory instrumentation,
purification techniques (e.g. NMR, MS, automated chromatography), and data analysis
Proven research track record as evidenced by a strong publication and/or patent record
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Please take note that you maybe be eligible to the Quebec tax holiday for foreign researchers.
Please send your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org