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US West Coast

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
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
Biology Group Leaderhttps://arcusbio.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=189Biology, Immunology, PharmacologyArcus Biosciences, Inc.HaywardCA10
Director / Senior Directorhttps://getwork.com/details/3906aae21cf3979f04f386a588c7afb3Structural Biology and Protein ChemistryRevolution MedicinesRedwood CityCA10 07/24/21
Director/Senior Directorhttps://www.protagonist-inc.com/careers/?gnk=job&gni=8a78879e789e32820178a39626ec4728&gns=DrugHunterMedicinal Chemistry Protagonist TherapeuticsNewark CA1008/07/21
Directorhttps://jobs.jobvite.com/careers/eikontx/job/o5VWgfwW?__jvst=employee&__jvsd=s1Pdbjw2&__jvsc=LinkedIn&bid=nkZ12XwODrug Discovery Project ManagementEikon TherapeuticsHaywardCA510/15/2021
Headhttps://nurabio.com/join-us/?gnk=job&gni=8a7885ac7c5da3a9017c85800ad62096&gns=LinkedIn%2BLimitedMedicinal ChemistryNura BioSouth San FranciscoCA1510/18/21
Associate Directorhttps://www.novartis.com/careers/career-search/job-details/329929br/associate-director-medicinal-chemistry-novartis-nibr-bay-areaMedicinal ChemistryNovartisEmeryvilleCA1010/20/21
(Sr) Principal Scientisthttps://www.novartis.us/careers/career-search/job-details/331682BRNovartisEmeryvilleCA211/15/2021
Group Headhttps://www.23andme.com/en-int/careers/jobs/5669839002/Development Sciences23andMeSouth San FranciscoCA1011/23/2021
Director/Senior Directorhttps://www.revmed.com/careers-list?gh_jid=4757980003Medicinal ChemistryRevolution Medicines RedwoodCA1304/12/2021
VPhttps://boards.greenhouse.io/pardesbiosciences/jobs/4292137004?gh_src=d9a584614usChemistryPardes BiosciencesSan DiegoCA1401/16/22

US East Coast

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
Directorhttps://rometx.com/current-opportunities/director-chemistry/ChemistryROME TherapeuticsCambridgeMA10
Principal Scientisthttps://careers.sagerx.com/job/SAGEUSR000740EXTERNALENUSMedicinal ChemistrySage TherapeuticsCambridge MA705/19/21
Senior Principal Scientist/Directorhttps://boards.greenhouse.io/schrdinger/jobs/4107468003Chemistry, MedicinalSchrodingerNew YorkNY8
Principal Scientisthttps://jobs.jnj.com/jobs/2005871501W?lang=en-us&previousLocale=en-USMedicinal Chemistry - Discovery ChemistryJohnson and JohnsonSpring HousePA710/08/2021
Principal Scientisthttps://jobs.vibrantm.com/job/Billerica-Principal-Scientist%2C-Medicinal-Chemistry-MA-01821/726717501/?locale=en_US&utm_campaign=LinkedinJobPostings&utm_source=LinkedinJobPostings&applySourceOverride=DrugHunterMedicinal ChemistryMerckBillericaMA510/20/2021
Senior Scientist/Scientisthttps://www.kymeratx.com/careers/?gh_jid=4489620003Platform ProteomicsKymera TherapeuticsWatertownMA710/22/2021
Directorhttps://boards.greenhouse.io/springsworkstherapeutics/jobs/4163620004?gh_src=f6ef75ea4usDiscovery ChemistrySpringWorks TherapeuticRaleigh-DurhamNC909/11/2021
Senior Scientisthttps://jobs.jnj.com/jobs/2105941449W?lang=en-us&previousLocale=en-USMedicinal Chemistry - Discovery ChemistryJohnson & JohnsonSpring HousePA311/15/2021
Chief Scientific Officer Oncology - Remote (with travel to CT 3 - 4 days/month)https://jobs.lever.co/bioxceltherapeutics/ae125f80-d11c-4b84-bab2-85eeedc2d5c7/apply?lever-source=LinkedInBioXcel Therapeutics, IncMorristownNJ1511/16/2021
Principal Scientist/Associate Directorhttps://jobs.jobvite.com/mersana/job/oPXBhfwoPharmacokinetics-Pharmacodynamics (PKPD)Mersana Therapeutics, Inc.CambridgeMA511/23/2021
Vice Presidenthttps://www.cerevel.com/careers/job-description/?id=e7db6d6a-433a-4f1f-bc44-ef307816d7aeMedicinal ChemistrycerevelBostonMA1501/01/2022
Project Leaderhttps://boards.greenhouse.io/arvinas/jobs/4849311003?gh_src=d414f9933usMedicinal ChemistryArvinasNew HavenCT401/04/2022

International

TitleAreaCompanyCityState or CountryYears Post-PhD
Senior Drug Hunterhttps://bit.ly/3no1ULLComputational ChemistryAqemiaParisFR10/22/21
Senior Principal Scientist – Project Team Lead (80-100%*)https://www.novartis.com/careers/career-search/job-details/330244br/senior-principal-scientist-project-team-lead-80-100NovartisCH705/11/2021
Senior Scientist Ihttps://sjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/home/HomeWithPreLoad?partnerid=13617&siteid=5260&PageType=JobDetails&jobid=2748758&codes=LIIN-W#jobDetails=2748758_5260Synthetic Organic/Medicinal Chemistry (80-100%*)NovartisBaselCH711/11/2021
Team Leaderhttps://careers.astrazeneca.com/job/oss/team-leader-medicinal-chemistry/7684/18285912608Medicinal ChemistryAstraZenecaNorth BrabantNL511/23/2021
Principal Scientist/Project Lead (all genders) https://jobs.vibrantm.com/emd/job/Darmstadt-Principal-ScientistProject-Lead-(all-genders)-Medicinal-Chemistry-64293/753076001/Medicinal ChemistryMerckDarmstadtDE312/15/2021

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