Computational Chemistry & Molecular Design

Why You?

Basic qualifications:
Basic Qualifications / Minimum Requirements:
• MS, PhD or equivalent with relevant experience in a Computational Science
• Evidence of a broad knowledge of computational sciences which will include a deep knowledge of one or more areas of machine learning
• Evidence of identifying, developing, and applying innovative solutions to scientific and technological problems faced in the Life Sciences
• Demonstrated ability to build, apply, and evaluate the results of robust statistical models from large scientific data sets
• Demonstrated ability to utilize computer programming and scripting languages such as R, C/C++, Python or Java.
• Evidence of strong critical thinking skills
• Excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to interact effectively with scientists in other disciplines with a positive, collegial, collaborative attitude

Preferred qualifications:
Preferred Qualifications / Desired Skills/Qualifications:
• Demonstrated skills in building Quantitative Structure Activity Relationship (QSAR) models.
• Demonstrated skills to programmatically collect, combine, mine and analyze complex biological and chemical data
• Experience with chemical toolkits such as ChemAxon, OEChem or RDkit
• Experience with scientific pipelining tools such as Pipeline Pilot or Knime.
• Knowledge of medicinal chemistry

Why GSK?:
At GSK, our mission is to improve the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. Our three world-leading businesses research and deliver innovative medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. We need a talented and motivated workforce to deliver against our strategy. To achieve this, we strive to attract the best people and to create an environment that empowers and inspires.

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