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We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all people equally. Applicants must be in possession of a full, valid EU or US passport or ID with no restrictions and any non-EU/US passport holders must be in possession of a valid work permit and/or visa for the relevant location of each vacancy.

Where stated we welcome submissions from agencies and recruitment consultants, our standard terms and conditions being that we will pay a fixed fee of 20% of starting salary, up to a maximum of £10,000.

Application Scientist, India

Scientific support to local commercial team and existing customer base.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic and growing organization to provide excellent scientific support to our established user base in India, as well as working alongside our commercial team to further build our customer community.

You will be a scientifically talented individual with the drive and vision to see how our outstanding software can help solve drug discovery and molecular design challenges. A confident communicator, with a strong background in computational chemistry you will effectively explain the features and benefits of Cresset software solutions to a wide audience across commercial and academic customers.


  • Qualified to PhD level in a relevant life sciences discipline, e.g., biology, biochemistry, chemistry (chemistry preferred)
  • Experienced computational chemist or medicinal chemist with significant computational chemistry experience
  • Proven experience with both structure-based and ligand-based applications
  • Broad knowledge of molecular modeling theory and applications
  • Thorough understanding of the drug discovery process
  • 2-3 years commercial experience is preferable
  • Excellent spoken English and Hindi is a core requirement, other Language skills desired, but not essential


  • Demonstrate Cresset software and technology as part of the sales process
  • Working with the local Country Manager and distributors, help to manage software evaluations in India
  • Keep up to date with and proficient with all Cresset applications
  • Gather and feedback on competitive intelligence gained from third parties
  • Deliver end-user training to Cresset software customers in India
  • Contribute and add to the Customer Relationship Management system for the India customer base
  • Provide feedback to development on new features and functionality required in the Cresset software applications
  • Working as part of the Cresset Support team, respond to and provide solutions to customer requests
  • Represent Cresset and attend conferences, seminars and exhibitions within the India
  • Maintain market knowledge to assist with customer communication
  • When required, test and use new Cresset products and new releases of existing applications


Full-time (5 days per week)

Reporting to

Senior Product Manager, and Country Manager India


Home office, India

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