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Scientist I


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 57,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.


Your role:

Planning and conducting experiments in laboratory and systematic documentation of synthetic procedures, observations and characterization data/QC analysis in appropriate report format (e.g., Lab Notebook, Project Files, procedures and analytical data write-up). Developing original solutions to the problems, and he/she should have strong troubleshooting skills, keeping up to date with relevant scientific and technical developments. Candidates should be well versed with synthesis of a wide variety of organic molecules from mill-to-kilogram scale. He/she will be responsible for deliveries on high-quality products within the committed timelines. Maintains laboratory equipment, workplace and stocks supplies, verifies inventories and orders fresh stocks as required. Survey Literature for current synthetic routes & techniques in areas of interest to the new products. Liaise with academics & companies to develop technology / assist in technology transfer into the company, where appropriate. Work closely with QC, product manager, technical service, marketing, sourcing for new product introduction & innovation. Reviews inventory, raw material planning and ordering, schedules or demand and changes in priority of work as necessary. Communicates results to supervisors/team leader.

The ideal candidate must be a good team player and confers with senior counterparts before making significant changes to documented procedures. Organize product (material) testing as per required quality standards/specifications and ensures the quality of finished products is met and SAP confirmation as per SOP.



Who you are:

Preferably M.Sc./Ph.D. experience in Synthetic Organic Chemistry/Organometallic chemistry with 4-6 years’ experience in discovery Chemistry/CRO and related industry.  We anticipate the suitable candidate must have good scientific publication in global journals & patents.


The suitable candidate should be expert in Organometallic/ Synthetic Organic Chemistry with relevant Laboratory scale experience of design, development and optimization of organometallic chemistries, novel synthesis route exploration with good knowledge in related analysis, interpretation and characterisation of synthesised compounds/ligands using modern spectroscopic techniques e.g. NMR, LCMS, IR, SOR etc. He/ She must be well versed with modern organometallic reaction, isolation and purification techniques e.g. distillation, crystallization, automated column purification, etc.

We are looking for individuals with a strong passion for Organometallic/synthetic organic chemistry, good knowledge of literature search (reaxys/scifinder etc.), synthetic route design, working experience on discovery research and development, execution of multistep synthetic chemistry including the ability to independently conduct the analysis and accurately interpret analytical data with the help of available analytical instruments. Candidate with proven track record of high performance, innovative and positive mind-set with strong troubleshooting/problem-solving skills will be preferred. Good knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), ChemDraw, and other advanced digital tools.

Candidate must have good interpersonal skill (communication & presentation) and he/she should be able to communicate results of lab work to team lead and other internal customers, appropriately and timely.


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!


Curious? Apply and find more information at https://jobs.vibrantm.com


Job Requisition ID:  214896
Location:  Bangalore
Career Level:  D - Professional (4-9 years)
Working time model:  full-time

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US Disclosure
The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

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