|CCL 23.03.20 Team Leader Molecular Modeling (Computational Chemistry), Galapagos, Belgium|
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Subject: 23.03.20 Team Leader Molecular Modeling (Computational Chemistry), Galapagos, Belgium
Team Leader Molecular Modeling (Computational Chemistry), hybrid remote/on-site - Mechelen, BE Job description Pleased to meet you, we are Galapagos, a dynamic growing Biotech company with offices across Europe and in US, headquartered in Mechelen, Belgium. Galapagos mission is to make a lasting positive contribution to society through discovery of innovative therapies for diseases with large unmet medical need. Galapagos historic focus on developing first-in-class medicines based on the discovery of novel targets in inflammation and fibrosis has led to the successful launch of our first medicine in rheumatoid arthritis in 2020 and in ulcerative colitis in 2021. Galapagos is now entering an exciting new chapter to expand and diversify its pipeline for the future, starting with oncology, specifically CAR-T cell-therapy, a transformative treatment of different types of cancer. Through the combined acquisitions of CellPoint and AboundBio, we are propelling ourselves into next-generation cell therapies. Were in the business of changing lives. In our quest to discover and develop life-improving medicines we go where no one has ever gone before. In every challenge we face, we see new opportunities. We pioneer for patients. We need thought leaders and rapid thinkers, entrepreneurs in spirit and status quo-fighters. Collaborative innovators and perseverant idealists. We need the best-in-class. In other words, we need you : The make-it-happener. We are looking for a Team Leader Molecular Modeling (Computational Chemistry) for Belgium. Working in a hybrid setting: remote / on-site in Mechelen (BE). Scope of the job As member of the Molecular Modeling & Design team (part of the Computational Research group, 9 people), your primary responsibility will be the judicious application of computational methods to the discovery and optimization of drug candidates. You will provide scientific contributions to drug discovery projects yourself and supervise 3 other team members in this endeavor. Your role You will be involved in structure-based (SB) and ligand-based (LB) drug design, compound selection and acquisition, HTS data analysis and triage, virtual screening, statistical modeling, and ADMET prediction. You will be working closely with medicinal chemists, biologists, DMPK scientists and other project team members to define and achieve project goals. You will also have the opportunity to participate in evaluating, developing, implementing and applying new computational methodologies and strategies. You will identify areas of scientific improvement within computational sciences and their potential for application to projects. You will contribute to the development of new computational capabilities and maintain an up-to-date awareness of recent literature and current developments within the field. Job requirements Who are you? A Ph.D. degree with experience in computer-aided support to drug discovery projects. Experience in an industrial setting would be an advantage. Expertise in structure- and ligand-based drug design, with experience in common molecular modeling techniques (protein homology modeling, docking, pharmacophore modeling, target- and ligand-based virtual screening) Knowledge of basic organic chemistry concepts (such as tautomerism and pKa) Expertise in at least one of the following techniques would be a plus: ADMET and physicochemical property prediction, machine learning, molecular simulations (MD), FEP, quantum mechanics calculations Programming, scripting (Python), and good knowledge of Linux Experience with data-workflow tools (such as Pipeline Pilot or Knime) would be an advantage Knowledge of drug target families (kinases, GPCRs, proteases, PDEs) would be an advantage Proven leadership experience managing and motivating teams in an international context A high degree of independence, self-motivation, eagerness to learn and good communication skills are essential Fluent in English Regular presence on site in Mechelen (Belgium) is expected: ideally 2 days per week (additional flexibility could be discussed). Whats in it for you ? You will be part of a fast growing and amazing company. As a make-it-happener you will get all the support you need to make your job successful. At Galapagos we aim to recruit the best people, who stand out among their peers, with integrity and excellent interpersonal and organizational skills. Our employees are the strength behind Galapagos, a highly motivated team, eager to maintain Galapagos leading position and achieve breakthroughs in pharmaceutical research. Galapagos offers a competitive remuneration package and a dynamic work environment. We are Galapagos: together we can make it happen...!
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