F3 Capital Humain is currently recruiting a Senior Scientist (Medicinal Chemistry) for one of it's biopharmaceutical client in St-Laurent.

Our client, a synthetic chemistry and biology contract research organization, is expanding and looking for candidates to fill Senior Scientist positions in our Chemistry department The candidates specialized in organic synthesis and medicinal chemistry will be working from our new facilities in Saint-Laurent, Montreal.


  • Utilize cutting-edge synthetic methodologies and techniques to design and execute efficient syntheses of target compounds for existing chemical series and novel series;

  • Independently conduct multi-step synthesis and optimization through effective reaction planning, troubleshooting, and systematic analysis;

  • Purify and characterize compounds using a variety of techniques including column chromatography, crystallization, trituration, LCMS, NMR, HPLC;

  • Analyze biological / DMPK data and decide what analogs need evaluation and identify the new analogs to be synthesized;

  • Liaise between clients & internal operations to ensure good communication

  • Define project progression goals and timeline;

  • Prepare and present summaries of work for project meetings;

  • Must have the ability to lead a project or a team and provide guidance along the way;

  • Maintain lab notebook, instrument and inventory records in accord with department guidance;

  • Maintain all appropriate standards for lab safety and hazardous material management.


  • Minimum 5 years (PhD) or 10 years (MSc) experience in biotech and/or pharmaceutical research.

  • Excellent organizational, documentation and written and oral communication skills.

  • Proactive with strong interpersonal skills; able to thrive in a team-based environment.

  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and creatively problem solve.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint).

  • Candidates must be eligible to work in Canada (Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or work permit).


  • Competitive salary based on experience

  • Annual bonus incentive plan

  • Health and Dental care

  • Disability and Life insurance

  • Group RRSP (employer's matching program)

  • Casual dress code

  • Flexible schedule (Monday to Friday)

  • On-site free parking


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