AbbVie Senior Scientist II, Process Chemistry in Lake County, Illinois
Senior Scientist II, Process Chemistry
USA, Illinois, Lake County
Research & Development
AbbVie is seeking a Senior Scientist to conduct chemical process research and development from pre-clinical through commercialization. The candidate will be based out of our North Chicago, IL laboratories.
Weseek a highly motivated scientist, with a proven track record of accomplishmentin the field of organic synthesis, to work in a multi-functional teamenvironment.
The candidate will be responsible for developing and executingsynthetic organic chemistry that provides practical access to potentialtherapies, which may include small molecules and/or antibody drug conjugates.
Theposition involves multi-disciplinary interactions with organic chemists, analyticalchemists, engineers, and solid state scientists.
Level and compensation will be commensurate with experience.
BSwith 10+ years of experience; MS with 8+ years of experience, or PhD with 0+years of experience.
Abroad range of functional expertise in modern synthetic organic chemistry,compound purification, spectral analysis/interpretation.
Anability to search the chemical literature and evaluate potential solutions tosynthetic problems.
Strongwritten and verbal communication skills.
Willingnessto work occasional nights and weekends, when necessary.
KeyLeadership Competencies :
Builds strong relationships withpeers and cross functionally with partners outside of team to enablehigher performance.
Learns fast, grasps the"essence" and can change course quickly where indicated.
Raises the bar and is never satisfiedwith the status quo.
Creates a learning environment, opento suggestions and experimentation for improvement.
Embraces the ideas of others,nurtures innovation and manages innovation to reality.
Equal OpportunityEmployer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled