Junior/Senior Scientist

October 7th 2019

Epics Therapeutics is a drug discovery company focusing on epigenetic targets to treat cancer

Mission Description

To join its Medicinal Chemistry Team, Epics Therapeutics is recruiting a Junior/Senior Scientist. The position is available immediately.

Candidate profile

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A PhD in Organic Chemistry and post-doctoral experience with a track record of scientific contributions (peer reviewed publications in high impact factor journals, patents, oral presentations, …),
  • Deep knowledge of standard and advanced organic chemistry reactions to design efficient pathways towards targets,
  • Excellent synthetic skills and proficiency in purification and characterization of organic compounds (good understanding of analytical chemistry is a must).

Professional Experiences/Qualifications:

  • Candidates with 3+ years of pharmaceutical industry experience are given preferential consideration, but all other applications will be reviewed carefully as well.
  • Advanced oral and written communication skills (in French and/or English), ability to be a strong team-player and to multitask, and also the capacity to work under deadline pressure are indispensable qualities.
  • Experience in supervising chemists at the bench, familiarity with computational modelling, structure-based drug discovery as well as chem-informatics expertise are desired.


This position provides challenging opportunities for a creative and team-oriented chemist who wishes to be part of an exciting and highly competitive drug discovery field within a dynamic cross-disciplinary environment.
Epics Therapeutics is looking for a highly motivated and autonomous scientist with strong commitment to lab work.

Contact Details

If interested, please provide a recent CV along with a graphic summary highlighting the key areas of your experience as synthetic chemist, indicating potential starting date and the names and contact information for 2 references to :