Principal Computational Chemist

Sitryx Therapeutics
UK
Full Time
Posted
1 month ago

Main responsibilities

  • Shape computational chemistry strategy at Sitryx through own analyses and interactions with collaborators.
  • Apply computational chemistry and molecular modelling techniques and software applications to drive drug design and development projects forward.
  • Assist medicinal chemistry teams with compound prioritisation and molecular design.
  • Communicate the results of modelling studies effectively to non-expert drug discoverers at Sitryx and to colleagues at partners.
  • Work collaboratively in a multidisciplinary team environment to enable successful hit-to-lead and lead optimisation campaigns through outstanding molecular design guided by computational chemistry techniques.
  • Determine the druggability of potential new targets and carry out virtual screens as appropriate.
  • Promote and evaluate new computational methods and technologies for use in drug discovery projects.
  • Work independently, with minimal supervision, and make decisions that may require developing new options to solve complex drug discovery problems.

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