A career with us is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 50,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.
Who We Are: MilliporeSigma is the North American life science brand of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany – a leading science and technology company. It offers a broad range of innovative products and services to biotech and pharmaceutical drug therapies businesses. Through dedicated collaboration with the scientific and engineering communities, and as one of the top three R&D investors in the life science tools industry, the brand serves as a strategic partner to customers and helps advance the promise of life science.
The Chemical Synthesis franchise is a critical component of MilliporeSigma’s Lab and Specialty Chemical business. Historically known for its chemistry-enabling catalog of building blocks, reagents and catalysts, our focus has evolved to complement this traditional offering of synthetic solutions to include new areas of growth such as Chemical Biology and Peptide Synthesis.
The Emerging Chemical Synthesis team is the innovative arm of the Chemical Synthesis franchise, contributing to the growth of the portfolio through commercialization of new technologies in new and existing, strategic focus areas. Your role will be to collaborate with internal (R&D, BD) and external (academic and industry) partners to identify, develop and commercialize innovative technology for synthetic chemistry, including new platforms that change how chemical synthesis is conducted.
Who you are:
A strong background in synthetic chemistry should be coupled with a scientific curiosity and keen interest in life sciences marketing. Further, the ability to recognize and cultivate technology areas that address unmet customer needs in Chemical Synthesis- and develop meaningful revenue- is crucial for this role.
- Fluent in Written and Spoken English
- PhD in Chemistry with experience in synthetic organic chemistry. Post Doc and/or Industry experience viewed favorably.
- 25% Travel should be expected
What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!
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MilliporeSigma is a division of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt Germany.