Individuals with impressive records of academic and professional achievements sought to work as Generalist Associates within an ambitious, well-funded scientific research group based in New York City.
Ideal candidates will be articulate and self-motivated critical thinkers, and they will excel at working independently, problem-solving, and managing multiple projects. Responsibilities may include tracking and coordinating scientific, engineering, operational, and commercial projects across the group; liaising with various departments within the company and with outside firms; and assisting with group-wide planning. Successful hires must have excellent communication skills, demonstrated leadership ability, strong organizational, analytical, and quantitative skills, and meticulous attention to detail.
This full-time position offers generous compensation, full benefits, and a collegial working environment with a casual dress code. Generalist Associates at D. E. Shaw Research will be working closely with a number of the world’s leading scientists and engineers, and will have the opportunity to participate in an exciting entrepreneurial venture making groundbreaking contributions within the fields of biology, chemistry, and medicine.
We take great pride in the caliber of our team, and we offer above-market compensation.
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D. E. Shaw Research is an independent research group that is pursuing an ambitious, long-term strategy aimed at fundamentally transforming the process of drug discovery. We have developed a special-purpose supercomputer, ANTON®, capable of executing molecular dynamics (MD) simulations orders of magnitude faster than was previously possible. Our current projects include investigations of proteins and other biomedically relevant macromolecules as well as the development of computational chemistry methods to enable more accurate and effective MD simulations.
D. E. Shaw Research is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the goal of building a diverse workforce. We welcome inquiries from all exceptionally well-qualified applicants, regardless of race, color, nationality, national or ethnic origin, religion or religious belief, caste, gender, gender identity, pregnancy, caregiver status, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital or civil partner status, disability, or status in any other category protected in this regard by law in any jurisdiction in which we operate.