Application Scientist (EU)

Budapest, Hungary

Application Scientist

Location: Budapest, Hungary

About us: ChemAxon is a chemical and biological software development company providing solutions for the pharmaceutical industry, with a major focus on scientific applications in preclinical drug discovery. Our applications are also widely used by researchers in the flavours and fragrances, petroleum, and fine chemicals industries as well as in academic research, publishing and online education. We use Agile (Scrum, Kanban, XP) methodologies to create cutting-edge tools for scientific informatics.

Your tasks will include:

  • Providing technical and scientific support to clients and the sales staff
  • Representing the company at scientific conferences and trade shows
  • Conducting application studies using the company’s software products
  • Translating between the users, sales and software development teams
  • Visiting clients with the sales team
  • Developing and delivering trainings and workshops
  • Up to 20% travel required

Experience, skills and knowledge we look for:

  • Relevant experience in cheminformatics
  • 3-5 years industrial experience in drug discovery or a related field
  • Excellent English language skills (both written and spoken)
  • Good communication, presentation and organizational skills
  • Ability to conduct studies independently


  • MSc or PhD in a relevant field (chemistry, cheminformatics, bioinformatics)
  • Knowledge of scripting languages
  • Experience with databases (RDBMS)

Benefits we offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • An inspiring working environment (entertainment area, kid’s corner and a fully equipped kitchen) situated in Budapest’s greenest innovation park
  • A training program with a generous yearly allowance for personal development
  • Flexible working hours
  • The opportunity to be part of a creative, dynamic team in an innovative company

How to apply: Please send your CV and application in English to

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