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Date: Fri May 17 05:17:23 2019
Subject: 19.05.16 computational chemist in Drug Design, XtalPi,Shenzhen, China

XtalPi is a Chinese pharmaceutical technology company that is reinventing the industrys approach to drug research and development. We are dedicated to enhancing the efficiency, accuracy, and success rate of the current CADD process, and thus improving lives and contributing to a healthier society.

XtalPi is looking for computational chemists with rich real-world drug design experience. You will join an elite team with multi-disciplinary expertise in physics, chemistry, pharmaceutical R&D, and algorithm design to advance challenging drug design projects.
The job positions will be located at the company's headquarter Shenzhen, China.

Senior Research Scientist will have no less than three years of work experience in the pharmaceutical industry from early stage target and hit identification through lead optimization, and possibly beyond. You will have deep understanding in computational chemistry and the pipeline of computer-aided drug design, and have the ability to develop cutting-edge CADD methods and algorithms.

Artificial Intelligence Research Scientist must possess a strong knowledge of machine learning, deep learning and reinforcement learning, etc. Solid computational chemistry background and excellent programming skills will be preferred.

Senior Research Scientist in Drug Design
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
1. Develop algorithms for drug design based on molecular modelling and simulations;
2. Build the computational platform/workflow for hit identification and lead optimization;
3. Collaborate with medicinal chemists and provide effective computational solutions;

Required Qualifications:
1. Ph.D. with research background in computational chemistry and a strong publication record;
2. Strong programming skills in C/C++, Python, etc,;
3. Extensive knowledge and experience in molecular docking, MD simulations, protein modelling, free energy calculation, etc.

Artificial Intelligence Research Scientist
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
1. Accelerate the drug design workflow with machine learning, deep learning and/or reinforcement learning algorithms, which includes target identification, binding affinity predication, lead optimization, etc;
2. Perform modelling and analysis of related datasets and contribute to building the computational platform for drug discovery;
3. Follow closely with the latest progress in computational chemistry, artificial intelligence and cloud computing.

Required Qualifications:
1. Master or Ph.D. in applied mathematics, statistics or computer science; preferably with research background in computational chemistry;
2. Proven knowledge and application experience in machine learning, deep learning and/or reinforcement learning;
3. Hand-on experience in developing AI algorithms.

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