Master of Science (m/f/d) ) Medicinal Chemistry and Organic Synthesis

Master of Science (m/f/d) ) Medicinal Chemistry and Organic Synthesis

AbbVie Inc.

Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany


  • The focus of your role will be the preparation of biologically active compounds and intermediates for Neuroscience Discovery from milligram to gram scale.
  • You will design and execute multi-step syntheses using modern synthetic organic chemistry.
  • You will isolate and characterize intermediates and final products using state-of-the-art spectroscopy (NMR) and chromatography techniques in collaboration with our analytical department.
  • You will present your work and results to international and multi-disciplinary drug discovery teams.


  • You hold a Master of Science in synthetic organic chemistry or related field with at least 3 years of expertise in preparative organic chemistry and application of modern synthetic methods.
  • You thrive in a lab-based role focused on experimental science.
  • You have a strong desire to apply new techniques and develop innovative solutions working independently within a team of highly motivated chemists.
  • You are an excellent communicator who works effectively in larger teams.
  • You are comfortable communicating in English for your day-to-day work. Basic knowledge of German would be advantageous but is not a prerequisite.


  • A fantastic opportunity to work in in a world-class team.
  • A mentor who will assist you as coach and contact person.
  • A supportive environment that allows you to focus on your role and tailor your work to your individual needs, including flexible work models, multiple benefits, and comprehensive health and sports programs.

We are looking forward to your online application. Please provide information about your salary expectations and possible start date in your motivation letter.

An equal opportunity employer. AbbVie welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

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Please apply via recruiter’s website.

Quote Reference: 1902541