Scientist Cheminformatics / Senior Scientist Cheminformatics

SEL/521: Scientist Cheminformatics / Senior Scientist Cheminformatics
Department/Division: Computational Drug Discovery
Job Type: Full Time, Employee
Location: Krakow, Poland
Salary/Wage: Commensurate with experience and the market standards in Poland
Required Education: Professional
Job Reference ID: SEL/521

Selvita is a rapidly growing drug discovery company, focused on the development of novel therapeutics, primarily in the area of oncology, CNS disorders and autoimmune diseases. We are currently expanding our computational drug discovery team and looking for highly motivated and talented cheminformatics.


  • Cheminformatics support for hit discovery and hit-to-lead tasks in drug discovery projects
  • Work closely with project managers and chemists to support lead generation procedures and advance our core cheminformatics capabilities
  • Capture, analyze, and visualize data obtained during HTS and hit validation procedures
  • Coordinate Lead Generation workflows for internal drug discovery projects
  • Develop relevant usage guidelines and standard operating procedures
  • Install, configure, monitor, maintain/upgrade, and/or troubleshoot scientific applications and underlying software


  • MS required in Chemistry, Biology, or Computer Science. PhD preferred
  • Experience in molecular modeling with a focus on Chemistry
  • Highly desirable is knowledge of cheminformatics toolkits, chemical library analysis, virtual screening, and QSAR/QSPR methods
  • Some experience in organic chemistry or/and biochemistry is desirable
  • Required is at least basic familiarity with statistical analysis, data bases, and machine learning in relation to drug discovery
  • Required a documented experience in Python and/or R scripting
  • Ability to work in Linux and Windows environments

What we offer:

  • Work in a team of highly-qualified and experienced professionals
  • Opportunity for a rapid career advancement
  • Participation in challenging projects
  • Work in a vibrant and young company
  • Selvita is an equal opportunity employer and provides pay and benefits that are competitive within the Polish employment market

Please send applications (in English) to:

Human Resources, Selvita S.A., 14 Bobrzyńskiego St., 30-348 Krakow, Poland

Applicants with a PhD degree are asked to attach to the application a list of their scientific publications and patent applications.

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