The Computational Chemistry group performs Computer-Aided Drug Design (CADD) to support the drug discovery activities within the R & D center at Shanghai Hengrui Pharmaceutical Inc.
1.Ligand-Based Drug Design (LBDD)
2.Structure-Based Drug Design (SBDD)
3.Virtual Screening (VS)
4.3D Pharmacophore modeling/scaffold hopping
5.Quantitative Structure Activity Relationship (QSAR)
1.MS/Ph.D. in chemistry, life sciences or computational sciences with a proven track record in computer-aided drug design (CADD);
2.Strong expertise in structure-based drug design;
3.One of the following fields of expertise is required, homology modeling, Virtual screening, QSAR and statistical modeling, and Molecular Dynamics;
4.Experience in applying commercial modeling software and cheminformatics approaches in hit-to-lead, lead optimization and molecular design to support various drug discovery projects; the ability to work effectively within a multi-discipline environment is essential;
5.Good verbal and written communication skills, and fluent in Chinese and English;
6.Fast learner, team player, and passionate about drug discovery and life sciences;
7.Training and in depth knowledge in synthetic medicinal chemistry and pharmacology are highly desirable;
Previous cheminformatics system management and programming experience is an advantage.