Scientific Liaison, OpenEye Scientific, Santa Fe, New Mexico (7 July 2022)

OpenEye Scientific, 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.

Reporting to the VP of Global Scientific Support and joining our expanding Support Team, the Scientific Liaison will be primarily responsible for being the main customer contact, actively providing support and answering more challenging scientific questions. Assisted by experienced and knowledgeable co-workers in a very collaborative environment, this position will also offer the opportunity to develop and/or expand a broad range of scientific, computing, and interpersonal skills.

What you’ll do:

  • Lead customer meetings to address scientific problems and any other general inquiries
  • Work as a liaison between customers, account managers and operations to help customers get started with Orion: OpenEye’s cloud native computational design platform
  • Maintain good communication with customers to ensure they are taking full advantage of Orion’s capabilities
  • Provide training on the Orion platform to new customers and users
  • Coordinate with the Application Scientists and/or Orion Specialists for a more in-depth training on Orion’s scientific methods
  • Answer customer inquiries and support Orion validation testing
  • Assist in the generation of training material for Orion and other OpenEye products

What you should have:

  • PhD with one or more years of relevant experience in Computational Chemistry, Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry, or another related field
  • Strong scientific knowledge related to the drug discovery process
  • Customer facing skills or training/teaching experience
  • Organized, detail-oriented and proactive
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills. To assist us in evaluating this skill, please include a cover letter as a writing sample with your resume.
  • Experience on Windows, Linux, and/or Mac operating systems

The following are a PLUS, but not required:

  • Working experience in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Computational chemistry and/or molecular modeling experience

Please submit your cover letter and resume as one document.

OpenEye Scientific Software is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

OpenEye is passionate about the welfare of its employees and offers competitive benefits that include medical, dental, vision, flexible working schedule, 401k retirement plans, paid vacation, paid sick leave, home internet costs, public transportation reimbursement, fitness allowance, and much more.