Solution Consultant


China - SH, Shanghai

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We are seeking a Solution Consultant to support in APAC the Dassault Systèmes business related to predictive science, molecular modeling, and simulation in the life sciences industry. The ideal candidate will have a strong customer focus and excellent interpersonal and presentation skills and be looking to further their professional career by leveraging their technical and scientific experience in a commercial business environment.

  • Illustrate how target identification, candidate selection, and lead optimization can be achieved through structure based drug design, phamacophore and ligand-based design, macromolecule design and analysis, antibody modeling, and forcefield-based simulations (CHARMm / NAMD)
  • Understand and refine customer’s critical business issues to be able to strategically position the value of our computational science offering
  • Manage technical and scientific software evaluations, workshops and demonstrations
  • Prepare and deliver presentations to business and informatics representatives, from a scientist to a C-level perspective
  • Drive responses regarding Request for Information as well as Request for Proposals (RFI and RFP)
  • PhD. in Biophysics, Computational Drug Design, Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Computational chemistry or related fields
  • Post-doctoral research or relevant experience in life sciences industry
  • Passion for learning
  • Solid understanding of drug discovery process with hands-on experience within the life science industry
  • Robust understanding of molecular modeling, computational chemistry, and/or computational biology
  • Experience with few of the techniques in ligand based drug design, especially free energy perturbation, protein modeling and molecular dynamics simulations, antibody and biologics design, protein-protein docking , QSAR, machine learning preferred.
  • Previous Pipeline Pilot experience is a bonus as is the ability to script in Python
  • Highly self-motivated with ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a larger team.
  • Proficiency in English in speaking, reading and writing is essential and other Asian languages such as Japanese would be extremely beneficial
  • Must be able to travel extensively (up to 50%), including overnight and international travel

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