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Scientific Software Developer


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Job Title Scientific Software Developer

JobID 1039068-1852

Location: Groton, CT

Description *About Pfizer*

A career at Pfizer offers opportunity, ownership and impact.All over the world, Pfizer colleagues work together to positively impact health for everyone, everywhere. Our colleagues have the opportunity to grow and develop a career that offers both individual and company success; be part of an ownership culture that values diversity and where all colleagues are energized and engaged; and the ability to impact the health and lives of millions of people. Pfizer, a global leader in the biopharmaceutical industry, is continuously seeking top talent who are inspired by our purpose to innovate to bring therapies to patients that significantly improve their lives.

*Role Description*

The incumbent will be responsible for development and maintenance of tools, interfaces, and algorithms supporting the Medicinal Sciences organization. Primary responsibilities will be on in-house development work, with a mix of some support for commercial tools. The successful candidate will assist end users with training/use of internal tools. These interactions will provide an understanding of how to improve tools to better support users' needs. Additionally, the individual will work on a variety of smaller projects, enabling/simplifying workflows, prototyping novel algorithms, testing new technologies, etc. A background in the life-sciences with excellent communication skills will be helpful for success in this position.


*Expertise developing/supporting enterprise java applications, including working with end user scientists to refine use cases to a set of prioritized requirements.*Experience with web-based development, focused on responsive, interactive applications.*Knowledge of and experience with commercial computational chemistry toolkits (e.g., ChemAxon, OpenEye) and software (e.g., MOE, Schrodinger).*Ability to communicate clearly within a development team and to end users.


Requirements*BS in Computer Science or a related discipline or equivalent experience*Expertise as a scientific programmer - particularly in Java - both developing user interfaces and algorithms, preferably in the biopharmaceutical industry*Experience with web development.*Team player - able to work as part of a larger development team and/or directly with end users. To be successful, excellent communication skills are a must.*Strong Linux and Windows skills.*Demonstrated ability to juggle multiple tasks, dynamically determining priority based on need, while keeping all customers apprised of the status of their request(s).Other Skills*Knowledge/experience with relational database technologies (Oracle/MySQL).*Knowledge/experience related to GPGPU programming.*Expertise in C/C , Python, Objective-C, .NET.NON-STANDARD WORK SCHEDULE, TRAVEL OR ENVIRONMENT REQUIREMENTS Occasional business travel, mostly in the NE US

*EEO & Employment Eligibility*

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.

*Scientific Software Developer*
*Groton, Connecticut*

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