Wow: I feel like jobs season is beginning to pick up, and that we've got larger companies posting multiple ads. Nice to see. Now, are they relevant to members....?
Well, look at that: You know how Derek Lowe was talking about sirtuins at GSK? Well, look at this (typos not mine):
GlaxoSmithKline is currently seeking to recruit a highly motivated, talented Medicinal Chemist to the Sirtuin DPU in Upper Providence, PA as well as other scientific area of R&D. . In this role, you will be responsible for synthesizing novel small molecule sirtuin modulators in support of our drug discovery efforts.
2 openings. Additional Salary Information: Pension Plan, 401k, Medical, Dental,vacation time
BS and 2+ or MS and 4+ years of industry experience and ability to analyze SAR and related experimental findings.60-85k for the position, which seems reasonable-ish.
Stamford, CT: Cytec Industries is looking for a Ph.D. chemist to run its NMR laboratory; 5+ years experience with polymer NMR desired.
Bay Area: Gilead Sciences seems to be expanding its process development group; 4 ads posted. 3 openings for Ph.D. chemists, 2 experienced associate positions, 2 less experienced associate positions and 1 entry-level position.
Spartanburg, SC: Milliken and Company is looking for 3 Ph.D. analytical chemists.
Gas-to-liquids?: Velocys looks to be a catalysis company aimed at petrochemicals; they're looking for 3 positions, including a manager of catalysis R&D located in Columbus, OH. (15+ years of industrial catalysis experience). That person would get paid 120-180k. Is that high or low, I've no idea.
Hey, you're back!: Cyalume (West Springfield, MA) is once again looking for a lead senior chemist. M.S. chemist desired, 2+ years experience with dyes, organic synthesis.
Danger, Will Robinson, danger: Formulated Solutions in Clearwater, Florida seeks a chemist with FDA regulated laboratory experience. "This position is a salaried exempt position, and candidates must be willing to work extra hours as needed." Auuuuuga! Auuuuuuga!
Duuuuuude: Ropes and Gray LLP is looking for Ph.D. chemists for its Boston and New York offices. 2 openings, 115k starting.