Chemistry Content Specialist

Brief description of the vacancy

We are looking for a Chemistry Content Specialist for a data scientific curation project.

We would like to invite a Chemistry Content Specialist to participate in a chemistry data scientific curation project – consolidation of data from individual articles and patents for one single structure-oriented database Reaxys (English version).


  • Workload of 20 hours a week
  • Remote work
  • Learning and verification of the work for the first three months, then support and partial revision
  • Price wages based on realized volume
  • Candidates are chosen based on the results of a test assignment

What You’ll Do

  • Analyze and adapt chemical data and reactions from scientific sources such as English journals and patents for Reaxys database
  • Examine and formalize the properties and reactions of chemical compounds (organic synthesis, physical chemistry, coordination chemistry, bio/pharmacological data)
  • Fill out the data according to the provided guidelines

What You Have

  • Master of Science in Chemistry with practical background
  • Scientific research experience in chemistry
  • Knowledge of the software-chemical editors
  • Advanced English with a fluent reading of chemistry-related texts 

Nice to Have

  • Experience in 3D drawing of chemical structures

We Offer

  • Outstanding career development opportunities with a transparent roadmap to accelerate your journey
  • Knowledge sharing within the community of industry’s top professionals worldwide
  • Various opportunities for self-development: hard & soft skills internal training courses, mentoring programs, and unlimited access to 8,000+ LinkedIn Learning courses
  • Competitive compensation in USD, price wages based on realized volume
  • Flexible schedule and opportunity to work remotely from any place in Kazakhstan
  • Friendly team, and enjoyable working environment
  • Remote work

About EPAM

  • EPAM Kazakhstan is a team of technologists and innovators united by a passion for technology. Today we operate across all cities with offices in Astana, Almaty, and Karaganda and work with the world's leading companies from different industries. EPAM builds a continuously learning organization and helps its employees reach their full potential and achieve their professional goals through learning. Our agile methodologies, customer collaboration frameworks, engineering excellence programs, and hybrid teams offer many career paths and development opportunities