Data Scientist – Cheminformatics

Boston, Massachusetts

  Data Science



Our client are a bioresearch company who are heavily involved in the AgTech sector. Led by a well renowned team of Scientists, Biotech Investors and Leaders within Agriculture, they are focused on developing sustainable solutions for the industry.


  • Support research & development across several different projects
  • Use Computational Chemistry Analysis to provide support for Lead Optimization and Hit to Lead
  • Examine library of encoded DNA data
  • Prepare data for the Research team
  • Help with compound selection
  • Develop ML models from library of encoded DNA data
  • Help support the Research Team by creating ML models that support compound selection decisions
  • Develop automated pipelines at scale
  • Prepare data for cleaning, training etc.
  • Create dashboards and tools for the Research teams presentations

Job Requirements:

  • Ph.D. in a relevant field such as Chemistry, Biology, Computational Chemistry, Statistics, Data Science, etc.
  • Proficient in Python, AWS, Docker, Git, and PostgreSQL
  • Proficient in Data Visualization & Analysis tools – Numpy, Pandas, Scikit Learn, Seaborn, Matplotlib
  • Industry experience in Cheminformatics/Computational Chemistry
  • Strong background in Small Molecule Discovery
  • Experience analyzing & understanding Biological Assay Data
  • Experience developing Analysis Pipelines at scale
  • Experience with Computational Chemistry/Cheminformatics Software Packages
  • Full Project Development lifecycle experience from development & testing through deployment
  • Ability to work Cross Functionally with Product Managers, Developers, Engineers, and Scientists


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