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Information Scientist

Date: Nov 19, 2020

Location: Columbus, OH, US, 43202

Company: American Chemical Society

<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">CAS uses intuitive technology, unparalleled scientific content and unmatched human expertise to help companies create groundbreaking innovations that benefit the world. As the scientific information solutions division of the American Chemical Society, CAS manages the largest curated reservoir of scientific knowledge, and for 111 years, has helped innovators mine, assess and apply that information to keep businesses thriving. The CAS team is global, diverse, endlessly curious and strives to make scientific insights accessible to innovators worldwide.


<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">CAS is currently seeking an Information Scientist. This position will be based in our headquarters in Columbus, OH.

<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">The successful candidate will be contributing to two or all the following areas:

  • <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Resolve indexing problems for documents in multiple sections of life science, especially those in pharmacology/pharmaceutical science. Make appropriate registrations and add lab codes / trade names / trivial names to CAS Registry to maintain the comprehensiveness and high quality of CAS databases.
  • <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Assign CAS Index Names to biosequences and chemically modified nucleotides
  • <span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">Support new initiatives in the Authority Database Operations and Content Operations




<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">CAS offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, including a generous vacation plan, medical, dental, vision insurance plans, and employee savings and retirement plans. Candidates for this position must be authorized to work in the United States and not require work authorization sponsorship by our company for this position now or in the future. EEO/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.

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