Careers at the CCDC
The scientists and software developers at the CCDC create and supply the database system storing all the world's published 3D structures of small-molecule chemicals. This system is used by thousands of organisations in over 70 countries. We’re a professional organisation, established as a not-for-profit company and registered charity. Although independent, we are a University of Cambridge Partner Institute. We offer an excellent benefits package and a competitive salary in a lively and friendly organisation of around 70 staff worldwide.
Our activities span scientific research, software development, finance, IT systems, commercial, and support - and we need great people in every team to continue our mission to advance structural science!
Find more information about our vacancies below.
What is it like to work at the CCDC?
Senior Software Engineer
Data Integrity Research Scientist
Sales Operations Coordinator
Computational Solid State Scientist
Our current vacancies
Jobs at CCDC UK
Jobs at CCDC US
CCDC PhD Studentships
Thank you for your interest in the CCDC. We don't have any open PhD studentships at this time, however, please check this webpage regularly as it will be updated as opportunities arise.
At CCDC our mission is to shape the future of structural science by accelerating the discovery and development of new medicines and chemical products, by promoting collaboration across academia and industry, and by inspiring a new generation of structural chemists globally through outreach and education. We have 9 core values underpinning everything we do to ensure we achieve our mission.
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