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Chemist - Synthesis R&D

Job Id:  1587

Thane, Maharashtra, India

Department:  R&D
Function:  R and D Chemistry
Employee Type:  Permanent Full Time
Seniority Level:  Entry level

About UPL

UPL is a leader in global food systems and with the acquisition of Arysta LifeScience, is now one of the top 5 agricultural solutions companies worldwide. With revenue of US$5 billion, UPL has presence in 130 countries. With market access to 90 percent of world’s food basket and focused on high-growth regions, UPL represents a compelling value proposition for growers, distributors, suppliers and innovation partners in a consolidating market. UPL offers an integrated portfolio of both patented and post-patent agricultural solutions for various arable and specialty crops, including biological, crop protection, seed treatment and post-harvest solutions covering the entire crop value chain.

Requirement for a Senior Chemist with around 7 - 10 years relevant work experience (in similar functional domain) 

Qualification - Phd in Organic Chemistry from a reputed university 


-          Senior Chemist with around 7 - 10 years relevant work experience (in similar functional domain) 

-          Having a thorough knowledge in synthesis of long chain aliphatic molecules/compounds.

-          Experience of  carrying out literature survey and preparing synthetic schemes and protocols

-          Operating synthetic reactions in lab scale, pilot scale; scale up and standardize at the plant level.

-          Capable of leading a team of Chemists to synthesize pheromones.

-          Should have an understanding on safety norms and follow them strictly while in workplace 

-          Timely documentation of the project updates

-          Accountable for the material (chemicals / glassware / instruments) purchased for the projects.

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