Oct 15, 2021 | Jobs | Other | Tel Aviv / Mercaz
Full Time

DeepCure is seeking an innovative and highly motivated Robotic and Laboratory Automation Specialist to join our newly founded Israel team and to lead the formation of our visionary automated drug discovery laboratory. In this role, you will lead the design, buildout, and operation of our new automated laboratory that spans chemistry, biology, and sample management. These platforms will be pivotal in accelerating our rapidly growing portfolio of Drug Discovery projects. You will be responsible for evaluating and developing robotic solutions, and you will work alongside software engineers and scientists to enable an end-to-end integrated workflow. You will have the opportunity to build a team as required and use the latest state-of-the-art equipment and technologies to deliver and innovate in this space.
This is a strategic growth area of critical importance for DeepCure. In this position, you will have fantastic support from a team of outstanding scientists and AI experts along with dedicated facilities. You will also be able to interact with project teams and see the real-world impact across our portfolio of drug discovery projects to benefit patients.
This is an ideal opportunity for a scientist or engineer that is passionate about automating life sciences and developing cutting-edge technology that can and will be applied to real drug discovery projects.
More about DeepCure:DeepCure is a next-generation therapeutics company, founded and based in Boston, that is built from the ground up with equal importance to computation and life sciences. Our mission is to deliver to patients safer and more efficacious therapeutics that are extremely unlikely to be discovered by traditional drug discovery pipelines. We are a team of curious, multidisciplinary, and impact-driven professionals on a quest to redefine the way drugs are discovered.
We are currently building our DeepCure Israel team, which will be based in the Rehovot Science Park, to establish and run the lab operations in our cutting-edge automated lab. The Israeli team will collaborate closely with our global team on the exciting challenges on our way to revolutionizing the drug discovery industry.

In this role you will:

    • Work and innovate at the bleeding-edge of scientific discovery
    • Lead the design, buildout, and operation of a first-of-its-kind automated laboratory
    • Be responsible for evaluating and developing robotic solutions
    • Work alongside software engineers and scientists to enable end-to-end integrated workflows
    • Use the latest state of the art equipment and technologies to deliver and innovate in this space
    • Have the opportunity to build a team as required

Minimum Qualifications:

    • 3+ years of industry experience
    • Detailed knowledge of automated laboratory technologies, including solid/liquid handling platforms and parallel reactors
    • Experience in building integrated synthesis or screening platforms
    • Background and experience in drug discovery particularly chemistry or biology
    • A proven track record of approaching and solving complex problems
    • Innovation with an open-minded attitude to drug discovery technologies and enthusiasm to challenge the status quo
    • Experience and passion for working in high performing teams
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills in EnglishHiring level commensurate with experience.

For the right candidate, we'll offer a competitive salary and a generous equity grant. Your compensation is rounded out by a strong benefits package:
* A leadership team that values and prioritizes your professional development* Flexible work hours* Unlimited paid leave and sick time* Lunch subsidies * Transportation expenses/parking* Work in a cool and vibrant space at the heart of Rehovot Science Park* Have the opportunity to work with an international team of innovative scientists across different disciplines.
“Brainstorming on my challenges with all these amazing brains deserves a shout-out every sprint” (Jon, Member of our Machine learning team).
Most importantly, you'll have a huge impact, do important work, and work with a team of people you'll genuinely enjoy spending the day with.
DeepCure is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to creating a workplace that is free of harassment and discrimination. We base our employment decisions on business needs, job requirements, and qualifications — that's all. We do not discriminate based on race, gender, religion, health, personal beliefs, age, family or parental status, or any other status. We don't tolerate any kind of discrimination or bias, and we are looking for teammates who feel the same way.APPLY FOR THIS JOB


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