Octant is a well-backed team (Series A led by a16z) of experienced scientists and entrepreneurs at the frontiers of biology, chemistry, and computation. We are a small molecule therapeutics company scaling drug discovery to navigate the complexity of human diseases using an integrated platform combining synthetic biology, genomics, computation and high-throughput chemistry.
Octant is an equal opportunity company that deeply values diversity, equity, and inclusion, and welcomes applicants of all backgrounds. We’re committed to growing the company with a diversity of talented individuals and our team is dedicated to fostering an inclusive and supportive work environment for everyone.
Octant is looking for a chemical inventory manager. You're a chemist excited to support a next-generation platform that automates the chemical synthesis and analysis of thousands of drug-like organic compounds. Whether you're a recent graduate or have years of industry experience, you're motivated by our mission to advance the discovery of drugs to treat complex diseases.
You love working in the lab, have strong synthetic and analytical chemistry skills, and look forward to working with robots as well as people. You are keenly organized and take pride in your work. You thrive on getting things done, are eager to troubleshoot random tasks that arise in startups, and can navigate the uncertainty of an ever-changing and fast-paced environment.
As a part of Octant's chemistry team, you'll:
We're open to a range of backgrounds for this position, with responsibilities and compensation reflective of experience. Have questions? Interested in applying? Please send a resume/CV (in pdf format) and a cover letter (also pdf) to email@example.com by November 1st, 2021.
Compensation includes medical, dental, & vision coverage; salary to be based on experience level. Octant is an equal opportunity company. We welcome everyone, and we do our best to make sure all people feel supported and connected at work.