INTERNSHIP - Scientific Developer, Molecular Modeling
OpenEye, Cadence Molecular Sciences an industry leader in computational molecular design,
uses a scientific approach to deliver rapid, robust, and scalable software, toolkits, and
technology & design services for the advancement of pharmaceuticals, biologics,
agrochemicals, and flavors and fragrances. We are passionate about science and about taking
care of our team members, with leaders supporting your development and recognizing your
contributions by providing an unmatched total compensation package in a collaborative, caring,
energetic and fun work environment.
OpenEye is looking to fill an intern position who will have the opportunity to work with PhD-level scientists and impact an ongoing effort to develop a 3D QSAR methodology for predicting binding affinity. In this project, you will work to refine a workflow for extracting experimental data, gather new datasets, validate the developed models and help develop technology to define domain of applicability of developed models. You will use Python to write scripts with OpenEye toolkits and open-source libraries.
Why intern at OpenEye, Cadence Molecular Science?
Gain industry experience in a professional, leading-edge scientific software engineering environment. Develop your problem solving abilities while contributing to challenging scientific and engineering projects. OECMS provides a fantastic opportunity to network with world-class scientists and engineers and determine the next steps in your career.
- Experience with OpenEye toolkits, apps, and cloud computing platform
- Work with professional scientific software developers
- Learn various aspects related to 3D QSAR modeling
Graduate student in chemistry, physics or a related STEM field
What you should have (formally MUST HAVES/REQUIREMENTS):
- Experience in Python programming
- Strong analytical skills
- Good communication skills
- Ability to work independently, seeking help when needed
The following are a PLUS, but not required (preferred skills/experience):
- Knowledge of relevant databases such as Protein Data Bank
- Knowledge of relevant concepts such as binding affinity
- Experience in machine learning/QSAR modeling
OpenEye Scientific Software is an Equal Opportunity Employer.