Drug Discovery Jobs

US West | US East | Europe and UK

Below is a curated list of actively recruiting drug discovery jobs. The drug discovery job postings shown here are primarily intended for experienced scientists. To list a posting or feature a career in our e-mail newsletter, please reach out to [email protected].


US West Coast Drug Discovery Jobs

TitleAreaCompanyCityState or CountryYears Post-PhD
Principal Scientisthttps://careers-vibliome.icims.com/jobs/1543/principal-scientist%2c-medicinal-chemistry/job?mobile=true&needsRedirect=falseMedicinal ChemistryVibliome TherapeuticsMontanaMT1010/01/2021
Senior Directorhttps://gilead.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/gileadcareers/job/United-States---Washington---Seattle/Senior-Director--Medicinal-Chemistry--Seattle--WA_R0018600Medicinal ChemistryGilead SciencesSeattleWA1504/22/21
Principal Scientist (Director)https://gilead.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/gileadcareers/job/United-States---California---Foster-City/Principal-Scientist--Director---Drug-Metabolism-and-Pharmacokinetics_R0020883-2?sid=132&source=DrugHunterDrug Metabolism and PharmacokineticsGilead SciencesFoster CityCA1007/19/2021
Senior Principal Scientisthttps://jobs.jnj.com/jobs/2105891533W?lang=en-us&previousLocale=en-USChemistry, MedicinalJohnson and JohnsonSan DiegoCA10
Biology Group Leaderhttps://arcusbio.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=189Biology, Immunology, PharmacologyArcus Biosciences, Inc.HaywardCA10
Senior Scientist/Principal Scientisthttps://boards.greenhouse.io/nurix/jobs/5172217002Medicinal ChemistryNurixSouth San FranciscoCA6Apr/02/2021
Principal Scientisthttps://careers.amgen.com/job/12841735/principal-scientist-medicinal-chemistry-thousand-oaks-ca/Medicinal ChemistryAmgenThousand OaksCA305/07/2021
Principal/Senior Scientisthttps://pro.snaphire.com/jobdetails/ajid/Pl9I7/Principal-Senior-Scientist-Computational-Chemistry-Informatics,15629.htmlComputational Chemistry & InformaticsInterline TherapeuticsSan FranciscoCA506/22/21
Director / Senior Directorhttps://getwork.com/details/3906aae21cf3979f04f386a588c7afb3Structural Biology and Protein ChemistryRevolution MedicinesRedwood CityCA1007/24/21
Directorhttps://jobs.lever.co/bridgebio/dc19f6db-30b9-4ff1-b6df-b8310cc67637/apply?lever-source=DrugHunterMedicinal ChemistryBridgeBioPalo AltoCA1008/02/21
Director/Senior Directorhttps://www.protagonist-inc.com/careers/?gnk=job&gni=8a78879e789e32820178a39626ec4728&gns=DrugHunterMedicinal Chemistry Protagonist TherapeuticsNewarkCA1008/07/21
Vice Presidenthttps://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/2653667523/?refId=cb2QlFEXT7G9xv2bnQELpg%3D%3DStructural BiologyExelixisAlamedaCA1508/07/21
Senior Principal Scientisthttps://jobs.jnj.com/jobs/2105945981W?lang=en-us&previousLocale=en-USMedicinal Chemistry & Targeted Protein DegradationJohnson and JohnsonSan DiegoCA610/08/2021
Senior Principal Scientisthttps://jobs.jnj.com/jobs/2105894230W?lang=en-us&previousLocale=en-USOligonucleotide Chemistry – Oligonucleotide Discovery, RNA & Targeted TherapeuticsJohnson and JohnsonSouth San FranciscoCA610/08/21

US East Coast Drug Discovery Jobs

TitleAreaCompanyCityState or CountryYears Post-PhD
Computational Drug Discovery Scientisthttps://bit.ly/DESRcomp2021-07Drug DiscoveryD. E. Shaw ResearchNew YorkNY07/23/2021
Drug Discovery Biologisthttps://bit.ly/DESRbiologist202107BiologyD. E. Shaw ResearchNew YorkNY07/23/21
Principal Scientisthttps://www.kymeratx.com/careers/?gh_jid=4425360003&gh_src=DrugHunterPlatform ChemistryKymera TherapeuticsWatertownMA603/28/2021
Principal Scientisthttps://jobs.jnj.com/jobs/2005871501W?lang=en-us&previousLocale=DrugHunterMedicinal Chemistry - Discovery ChemistryJohnson and JohnsonSpring HousePA705/18/21
Principal Scientisthttps://jobs.jnj.com/jobs/2105941920W?lang=en-us&previousLocale=DrugHunterCheminformaticsJanssen Research & Development, L.L.C.Spring HousePA606/09/2021
Associate Principal Scientisthttps://astrazeneca.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/Careers/job/US---Waltham---MA/Associate-Principal-Scientist--Oncology_R-095743OncologyAstraZenecaWalthamMA506/02/21
Directorhttps://rometx.com/current-opportunities/director-chemistry/ChemistryROME TherapeuticsCambridgeMA10
Associate Director/Principal Scientisthttps://phe.tbe.taleo.net/phe03/ats/careers/v2/viewRequisition?org=AGIOS&cws=37&rid=1580ChemistryAgios PharmaceuticalsCambridgeMA805/07/2021
Senior Directorhttps://ikenaoncology.com/job-opportunities/senior-director-medicinal-chemistry/Chemistry, MedicinalIkena OncologyBostonMA10
Principal Scientisthttps://careers.sagerx.com/job/SAGEUSR000740EXTERNALENUSMedicinal ChemistrySage TherapeuticsCambridge MA705/19/21
Senior Principal Scientist/Directorhttps://boards.greenhouse.io/schrdinger/jobs/4107468003Chemistry, MedicinalSchrodingerNew YorkNY8
Project Leaderhttps://boards.greenhouse.io/arvinas/jobs/4442612003?gh_src=9db3926b3usMedicinal ChemistryArvinasNew HavenCT406/23/21
Head of Chemistryhttps://careers-civetta.icims.com/jobs/1566/head-of-chemistry/job?mode=view&mobile=false&width=576&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-300&jun1offset=-240&iis=Job+Board&iisn=drughunterCivetta TherapeuticsCambridgeCA1509/06/2021
Principal Scientisthttps://jobs.jnj.com/jobs/2005871501W?lang=en-us&previousLocale=en-USMedicinal Chemistry - Discovery ChemistryJohnson and JohnsonSpring HousePA710/08/2021
Project Leaderhttps://boards.greenhouse.io/arvinas/jobs/4442612003?gh_src=1d2577613usMedicinal ChemistryArvinasNew HavenCT410/08/21
Directorhttps://jobs.vibrantm.com/job/Billerica-Director%2C-Molecular-&-Cellular-Pharmacology-MA-01821/695511701/Molecular & Cellular PharmacologyMerckBillericaMA510/08/2021

Europe Drug Discovery Jobs

TitleAreaCompanyCityState or CountryYears Post-PhD
Associate Principal Scientisthttps://boehringer-ingelheim.talentry.com/app/talent/s/51pe11vdws9j9qk922w8z9/jobs/191643/detailsMedicinal ChemistryBoehringer IngelheimViennaAT04/26/2021
Principal Scientisthttps://boehringer-ingelheim.talentry.com/app/talent/s/qa94il6hof1z5nlu8rezd8/jobs/191642/detailsMedicinal ChemistryBoehringer IngelheimViennaAT204/26/2021
Senior Principal Scientisthttps://careers.ucb.com/global/en/job/75444/Senior-Principal-Scientist-CADDCADDUCBWalloon RegionBE1506/30/21
Principal Scientist/Team Leaderhttps://www.artiospharma.com/career/principal-scientist-team-leader-ref-4218/Artios Pharma LtdCambridgeGB-CAM
Principal Scientisthttps://jobs.jnj.com/jobs/2105889746W?lang=en-us&previousLocale=en-USParallel Medicinal ChemistryJohnson & JohnsonBeerseBE610/08/21
Principal Scientisthttps://jobs.jnj.com/jobs/2005869087W?lang=en-us&previousLocale=en-USProject Manager Medicinal ChemistryJohnson & JohnsonBeerseBE510/08/2021

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