Career Opportunities

Research Associate/Senior Research Associate, Synthetic Chemistry

Siduma Therapeutics

Siduma Therapeutics

Branford, CT, USA
Posted on Monday, May 29, 2023

Please Note: Documentation of COVID vaccination consistent with current CDC and FDA guidelines is required for all employees of SIDUMA.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Plan and perform multi-step syntheses of organic compounds at mg/multi-gram in support of Siduma’s drug discovery programs.
  • Isolate, purify and characterize target products using modern analytical techniques.
  • Maintain an up-to-date knowledge of synthetic organic chemistry literature.
  • Ensure that all lab safety rules are followed and day to day work is conducted in a safe manner.
  • Manage chemistry laboratory operations, including ordering, maintaining, and stocking supplies as well as effectively and safely dealing with various waste streams.


  • MS in Synthetic Organic Chemistry.
  • Experienced in modern synthetic organic chemistry reactions and procedures, synthetic methodology, reaction mechanisms, and standard analytical methods (NMR, HPLC, MS, and LC-MS).
  • A strong commitment to experimental work - skilled in multi-step synthesis, purification, and characterization of organic compounds
  • Strong organizational skills with an ability to meet timelines and successfully manage multiple priorities set by supervisor.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills including clear, concise, and timely oral and written communication.
  • Meticulous record keeping, proficiency with Microsoft Office, SciFinder, ChemDraw, and other chemistry-related software.

Siduma is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Principals only.