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Research associate in chemistry (M/F) - France  

Company managed [?] Still accepting applications

Posted on : 22 December 2017

Project Description

Start of contract

As soon as possible

Type of contract

Fixed-term contract (maternity leave replacement)


NovAliX is a company specialized in outsourced research & development. NovAliX offers a complete range of services in the field of small molecules early drug discovery. The company has a team of 100 scientists, its headquarters in Strasbourg-Illkirch (France) and staff in France, Spain and Belgium.

Over the last decade, NovAliX developed and became a European leader in the insourced research & development. NovAliX has today 4 insourced teams.


Madrid, Spain

Job description

You will be working in the chemistry department under the responsibility of a project manager on projects to synthesize molecules for therapeutic ends and you will be in charge of the following:

  • Carrying out syntheses.
  • The purification of the molecules obtained.
  • The characterization of the products synthesized by classical analytical techniques.
  • The writing up of experimental procedures.

Profile & experience

The successful candidate will have a B.Sc. or M.Sc. in organic chemistry with at least 3 years’ previous industry experience in applied organic synthesis. Mastery of common techniques in synthesis, purification (chromatography…), analysis (NMR…..) is essential. Only candidates showing significant experience in organic chemistry will be considered.

We are seeking a person who speaks fluently English and Spanish, who can work on his/her own initiative, who is rigorous and organized and who can adapt well to new situations.