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tech Mar 9, 2018

Chemistry AI Scientist - London or New York

We are looking for a Chemistry AI Scientist / Machine Learning Researcher. The candidate will have a sound understanding of modern machine learning, deep learning, probabilistic modelling techniques and experience in chemical property prediction (e.g. QSAR/ADMET), drug-target interactions, chemical generation and multi-parameter optimisation.

The candidate will ideally have a rigorous foundation, such as a PhD in one of these areas, and maybe applied their ideas in a commercial or Post Doc project, applying those algorithms to the real world chemistry related problems.

You will have the opportunity to contribute to this high performing team who seek to apply their knowledge in the high impact field of improving human’s capability in drug discovery.


What we expect:


What you’ll get:

  1. Working for a leading AI company!
  2. Challenges – Working on challenging and open problems and apply state-of-the-art algorithms.
  3. Great location – With offices in both London and New York, we are in the heart of the technology scene in both the US and Europe.
  4. Great people – We’ve assembled an incredibly diverse, talented and spirited team who genuinely enjoy coming to work everyday.
  5. Potentials – The freedom to grow and define your own role.


The Company – BenevolentAI

This is a great opportunity to get involved at a company with strong financial backing and global ambitions. BenevolentAI is the global leader in the development and application of AI for scientific innovation and one of the world’s top five private AI companies. It is transforming the process of scientific discovery by enabling previously unimaginable scientific advances in the accelerated development of new medicines.

Our New York office is located in Dumbo, Brooklyn on Prospect Street. Our London office is centrally located in the Kings Cross, knowledge quarter. We offer an attractive benefits package and competitive salary.

We’re a relaxed office, with a friendly atmosphere and a diverse team of clever people from around the world.  We can offer an attractive benefits package and competitive salary. 

Our mission is to increase the efficiency and success of the R&D process. Society has created huge quantities of complex information and data but the ability to use this to create knowledge for drug discovery and development is still at its infancy.  BenevolentAI combines experts in AI to improve these tools with researchers from drug discovery, and our aim is to discover and commercialize many new treatments, especially for rare diseases, at a cost 100x lower than traditional pharmaceutical companies.

BenevolentAI is a unique company in the AI space because we don’t need to sell or hype up AI. Instead, we believe we can reap the benefits of our own AI, demonstrating world changing improvements in the discovery process by making these discoveries ourselves.


Salary and Benefits:

Competitive salary, depending on experience, extensive benefits.


If this challenge and opportunity excites you, please email your CV and a covering letter to our team | Contact us 


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