Hiring Synthesis Chemist

We are looking for a synthesis chemist to extand our nucleotide development team.

Open position at DNA Script
The nucleotide development team is currently seeking to fill a Synthetic Organic Chemist position at our facility located at Institut Cochin, Paris. Under general supervision, your task will be to synthesize and purify nucleosides/nucleotides and derivatives thereof. You will perform quality analysis and purifications utilizing high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) as well as flash chromatography (FC) while maintaining detailed documentation of all work processes.

DNA Script in a nutshell
Based in downtown Paris, DNA Script is focused on the manufacturing of synthetic DNA using a proprietary template-free enzymatic technology. The company aims at accelerating innovation in life science and technology through rapid, affordable and high-quality DNA synthesis. We are a team of 13 and working in collaboration with Institut Pasteur and ESPCI.

DNA Script's technology has the potential to greatly accelerate the development of new therapeutics, sustainable chemical production, improved crops as well as new applications such as data storage.

Required Qualifications:

- Synthesis of organic molecules (e.g. sugar, heterocycles, nucleosides)
- Analytical characterization using NMR
- Purification using column chromatography
- Thin-layer chromatography
- Strong record keeping skills

Preferred Qualifications:

- Synthesis of Nucleoside Triphosphates
- FC

Ivo Sarac, PhD
R&D Nucleotide Project Leader

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