Machine Learning Scientist II

North Chicago, IL


Full Time

$100k - $150k

Machine Learning Scientist II – Cheminformatics

Looking for an exciting opportunity to make a significant impact? Join our dynamic team as full-time Machine Learning Scientist for a hybrid position located in Lake Forest, IL. In this role, you'll be a vital part of a dynamic R&D team, connecting scientists in medicinal and computational chemistry. Utilizing your ML and deep learning expertise (GNN, geometric deep learning, diffusion models, LLM), you'll extract insights from diverse data. Your established technical skills will contribute to enterprise-scale solutions, advancing our understanding of drug discovery. Your role includes designing and delivering models and tools for extracting groundbreaking insights.

We are a leading global pharmaceutical company dedicated to discovering and delivering innovative treatments for serious diseases. As an industry leader, we strive to empower our R&D scientists with the data and knowledge they need to maximize the impact of their life-changing work.

Required Skills & Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree with 5+ years of relevant experience or master’s degree and above with 4 years of relevant work experience
  • Expertise in ML/deep learning, cheminformatics, and solution architecture development and deployment
  • Familiarity with computer systems, Linux servers, bash scripting, Python AWS/loud computing, and ML frameworks
  • Experience building and maintaining software systems using version control tools
Desired Skills & Experience
  • Experience with drug discovery, chemistry, or AI
  • Software Engineering Experience
What You Will Be Doing
Tech Breakdown
  • Machine Learning (ML) and Deep Learning Frameworks: focus on frameworks such as Pytorch, PyG, Tensorflow, Keras, and JAX
  • Cloud Computing (AWS)
  • Solutions Architecture


Posted by: Mia Quinn