Sr. Scientist, Chemical Biology

  • Hyderabad
  • Enveda Biosciences

Enveda is looking for a Senior Scientist to join our team!

The contribution you will make:

Enveda Biosciences is a biotechnology company building the high-resolution chemical map of the natural world to tackle the toughest problems in drug discovery. Enveda’s platform is the world’s most advanced drug discovery search engine for dark chemical space, building on years of cutting-edge advancements at the intersection of metabolomics and machine learning. Complementing its breakthrough technology, Enveda’s team includes seasoned drug hunters with decades of experience in the pharmaceutical industry working alongside world-leading data scientists.

Employee Promise

Using imagination and dedication, we are working to improve human health and give hope to patients everywhere. Our work together is empowering, trustable and collaborative, enabling each of us to do our best work.

As a member of the Research Accelerator, you will work closely with the Director, Metabolomics Innovation.

You get to collaborate on:

  • Leading, planning, organization, and execution of in vitro biological experiments (cell culture to ex vivo samples) leading to discovery of mechanisms of actions of drugs, discovery and establishment of translational biomarkers of disease and therapeutics
  • Execution and analysis of omics studies, interpretation, and presentation of data in the context of relevant disease areas to cross-functional team members.
  • Qualitative and quantitative analysis of experimental data, integration with pre-clinical and clinical omics scale data sets
  • Preparation of SOPs, documentation, reports, presentations, and participation in internal/ external meetings
  • Work with chemists and biologists to drive drug discovery programs using innovative ideas
  • Strong communication on status of the projects, challenges, and deliverables to key stakeholders
  • Maintain compliance with Enveda notebooks, SOPs, internal database and support of Enveda standards for protection of intellectual property.

Who will thrive in this role?

  • Ph.D. in Cell Biology/ Molecular Biology/ Biochemistry/ Biotechnology/ Bioengineering or in a relevant discipline
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in the pharmaceutical/ CRO industry/ academia
  • Strong background in cell culture, assay development and in vitro screening system is necessary
  • Experience in omics (transcriptomics, proteomics and metabolomics) research scale data interpretation, and analysis is necessary.
  • Experience in any disease areas e.g., fibrosis and/ or dermatology is a big plus
  • Familiarity with computational tools and resources, organic chemistry, pharmacology, and drug discovery workflows is desirable
  • Excellent team player, and experience of working with cross-functional teams
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work well within a fast-paced, dynamic, and team-oriented start-up environment

What to expect in the interview process:

  • HR Phone screen (30 minutes)
  • Hiring Manager Interview (60 minutes)
  • Technical Interview (45 minutes)
  • [On-Site] Work Sample (60 Minutes)
  • Enveda Culture interview (30 minutes)

Some of the total rewards of working here

  • Culture: Enveda lives for people
  • Healthcare:Medical insurance premium for coverage of the employee, spouse, and kids is fully sponsored by the company. The premium for coverage of dependent parents is partially sponsored by the company (at 50%).
  • PTO: Block leaves (that we encourage and celebrate) and company-wide weeklong break to recharge in addition to 8 observed holidays.
  • Work-Life Harmony

Come join us!

Our employees are the lifeblood of our work and our inspiration to press on. Together we've built a special place here—a drug discovery platform that's unique in the world with an incredible team collaborating in a creative, transformative culture. Our mission is to bring hope to patients everywhere. Our progress towards that goal would not be possible without talented people like you.

Enveda's values

• Don't rush, but don't wait. • Over-communicate and follow up by default. • No question or comment is incorrect, silly, or basic. • Listen to, learn from, grow with, and help grow your team. • Always say what you really think - with positive intent. • Be an Intrapreneur. • Celebrate your wins, and also your failures. • We are One Enveda. • Be courageous.

We value your uniqueness

One of life's gifts is to interact with a variety of people. Each of us has a unique story that shapes how we view the world, and solve problems. Learning from each other enhances our collective wisdom while achieving better outcomes at a faster clip. People from all kinds of backgrounds can succeed in all kinds of roles.

Our work environment appreciates the contributions of every person. Working together is how we produce results that illuminate our Purpose - To Deliver Hope To Every Patient. One-Enveda is a company value because success depends on trusting, working relationships that respect the commonality and differences of people.

At Enveda we are building a place where every person can do the best work of their lifetime.

Enveda is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of characteristics protected by federal, state or local laws.