Chemical Engineer

Why risk a polymer when you can use an Exactymer?

Chemical Engineer / Senior Chemical Engineer – London Based

Exactmer is a start-up dedicated to producing precision polymeric molecules with our patented Nanostar Sieving Technology. Using this disruptive new platform, we are creating exquisite synthetic and biological polymers, including oligonucleotides and mono-disperse polyethylene glycols (PEGs), ADC linkers, peptides and more…most of them bound for use in medicines that enhance patient quality of life.

London-based, we are in a rapid phase of growth and are searching for a self-starting, dynamic, flexible and committed individual to join our team. We are seeking an outstanding chemical engineer to work on creating long-term value for the business through developing our Nanostar Synthesizer technology.

You will deal with designing, building and operating nanostar synthesizers, from lab scale through pilot scale, including developing new membranes for separation, synthesizer equipment design and procurement, synthesizer automation and control, and operating of lab and pilot plant units. Excellent record-keeping and adherence to safety codes and protocols are essential. Overall, you need to be flexible and ready to grow your skills and experience as the company grows and our technology evolves.

Candidates should have a chemical engineering PhD or related qualification with substantial experimental experience, and a desire to learn fast and tackle many different aspects of creating a new technology and new products. Experience would be a bonus and we are open to candidates at different career stages. We offer an attractive remuneration package.

To find out more, contact Andrew Livingston on To apply, send Andrew your 2-page CV and a letter covering your background and interest in this role. We will be continuously reviewing applicants.