Research Scientist Position

Zamboni Chem Solutions (ZCS) was initiated in 2010 as a CRO and has steadily grown to become a successful company spanning over three sites and 20 employees. We collaborate with professors at McGIll University as well as venture capitalist companies on both academic and drug discovery projects where our employees are continuously challenged on exciting and ground breaking research. Our new facility in Saint Laurent, Montreal will house a maximum of 25 scientists where small molecule drug discovery will be the focus. Our team consists of scientists varying from newly graduated (PhD and MSc) chemists as well as experienced (5-20 years) chemists from other companies in the Montreal area. We offer a dynamic, relaxed and dedicated work atmosphere which we feel would be extremely attractive to scientists that want to learn and fulfill their potential in medicinal and synthetic organic chemistry.

Selection criteria:

·MSc or PhD in organic chemistry (0-5 years of experience)

·Working in a collaborative environment, solving problems and completing complex syntheses in a timely and professional manner.

·Excellent background in organic and analytical chemistry

·Solving chemistry problems, designing molecules and data analysis (MS, LC-MS, HPLC and NMR)

·Excellent skill in purifying small organic molecules using advanced techniques of purification (flash column Chromatography, TLC, HPLC and crystallization techniques).

·Mastering computer software (Microsoft suite, Chemdraw, Chemstation, Reaxys and Scifinder).

·Excellent oral and written communication skills

·Willingness to learn and improve skills

·Excellent organizational and multitasking skills

·Bilingual (French and English)

Compensation and Benefits:

·Very Competitive salary

·Annual Bonus

·Training and Conference paid by the company

·Very pleasant working conditions

·3 weeks vacation per year or depend on the experience

·Personal leave

·Health and Dental Care

·Short and long term disability

·Life insurance

·Vision care

·Travel insurance

·Free parking on-site

·Dynamic work environment

Job type: Full time, permanent

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