Research Scientist Chemistry Position @ PI Industries

Research Scientist Chemistry Position @ PI Industries

Research Scientist Chemistry Position @ PI Industries

Research scientist position for msc and phd chemistry candidates at PI Industries. PI Industries is hiring msc and phd chemistry candidates for a research scientist position. Check out all of the details on the same below:

Job Title  Research Scientist Chemistry

Job Description:

Position Purpose

  • The role holder shall report to the Group Leader and shall perform research activities as designing and conducting scientific experiments, analyzing and interpreting results leading to the discovery, and pre-development of innovative molecules for crop protection / crop growth with the aim of adding significant value to the business of PI.

Strategic Responsibilities

  • Actively imbibing the values and philosophy of PI Industries
  • Efficient contribution to the overall success of CreAgro Chemistry by driving innovation and team performance according to objectives and targets being set by the Director and Head of Chemistry.
  • Fullfilling requirements as set by Group Leader and Team Leader, e. g. within specific Research Projects
  • Ensuring the security of intellectual property for CreAgro (patent applications, ensuring freedom-to-operate)
  • Updating self with respect to chemistry knowledge through literature scanning to foster innovation
  • Support the Team Leader with special focus on target setting and constantly seek functional feedback

Operational Responsibilities

  • Work with the Team to achieve and exceed targets within the frame given by the Group Leader and Team Leader
  • Keep self updated on the state of the art in synthetic chemistry development and techniques, while putting specific focus on agrochemistry
  • Continuous documentation and reporting of all research results obtained within the area of responsibility as defined in the SOP / guideline
  • Seek functional support actively from Team Leader
  • Carrying out literature search by use of available tools (Reaxis/Scifinder/Patents etc.)
  • Carrying out synthetic experiments safely, efficiently, capturing all the experimental procedures and data effectively
  • Updating the Team Leader on the functional progress/issues of the project on a regular basis
  • Constructive and active participtions in all technical and functional meetings of the Team
See Also
Msc NET/GATE JRF Job Opening Available @ IRD-IITD

Financial Responsibilities

  • Support team members by providing peer feedback
  • Foster an environment of knowledge sharing within the team
  • Maintain healthy working relationships with the related teams and department in CRE Agro
  • Responsible for individual and team safety


Education Qualification

  • MSc/PhD in Organic/Analytical Chemistry from a reputed University / Institute from India or overseas with excellent academic credentials
  • Post-doctoral research experience in a reputed university is preferred
  • Substantial number of high quality research publications and/or patents

Work Experience

  • Good experimentalist with experience in industry for 1-7 years
  • Experience in working in multi-centre, multi-national environment is preferable
  • Experience of working in discovery / process / development chemistry
  • Successful track record

Industry to be Hired from

  • Agrochemical, Fine Chemical, Pharmaceutical

Functional Competencies

  • Knowledge of Organic Chemistry
  • Knowledge of optimization of molecule
  • Knowledge of handling instruments
  • Ability to efficiently use search engines like Scifinder / Reaxys, etc.
  • Ability to interpret analytical data such as NMR
  • Good experimentation skills

Behavioural Competencies

  • Communication
  • Drive for results
  • Learning Capabilities
  • Analytical Skills
  • Collaboration and teamwork
  • Interaction Complexity and Team Work


  • Other Chemistry/Analytical Chemistry Team members
  • Biology
  • SCM Team
  • Other support functions


  • Chemical Logistics
  • Service Engineers

View Notification


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here