Application Scientist-Chemistry Domain Expert

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Job Description

The Application Scientist’s primary role is to implement, configure and develop Dotmatics solutions. In this role you will work closely with our customers to understand their needs, analyse their data environment, assist in design and implementation of our solutions and aid in integration with their data systems. You will also be responsible for demonstrations and training, technical support, and business development where appropriate. This is a highly customer facing role and requires a deep domain knowledge of one or more Chemistry domains including medicinal chemistry, synthetic chemistry, process research and formulation research.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Present the benefits of Dotmatics software and explain the technical architecture to prospective clients
  • Gather and review customer requirements and design integrated Dotmatics suites
  • Install and configure Dotmatics software (particularly Browser, Studies, Studies Notebook, Register and ELN)
  • Work effectively within a team
  • Work closely with Dotmatics developers to propose new projects and aid in the development of future versions of the Dotmatics suite
  • Other ad hoc duties as required

Person Specification

  • BSc, MSc or PhD in chemistry / cheminformatics
  • A proven track record working as part of a team delivering quality solutions
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Experience in a Pharmaceutical/Industrial chemistry/Biotech environment highly desirable
  • Knowledge of database, data/information management and web architectures preferable
  • Motivated, ambitious and self-starter
  • Willing to travel as required by the job
  • Japanese language skills is required and European language skills desirable but not a necessity


Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and skills.


Tokyo, Japan
Seoul, Korea
Woburn, MA, USA


In order to comply with customer requirements and Dotmatics internal processes, Dotmatics will undertake appropriate vetting of staff. When applicants accept a job offer, Dotmatics, alongside a specialist provider, will undertake professional verification and criminal record checks. These checks are only undertaken with consent and in accordance with regulatory obligations. Any job offer will be subject to receipt of satisfactory background checks.

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