Working at Exscientia

Exscientia is at the forefront of Artificial Intelligence (AI) driven drug discovery.  Our AI driven systems actively learn best practice from vast repositories of drug discovery data and are further enhanced with knowledge acquired from seasoned drug hunters. Our team are passionate in the pursuit of excellence and at Exscientia you will enjoy a flexible, inspiring and dynamic working environment. Exscientia is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a culturally diverse team.

Current Jobs

Data Scientist

Predictions are at the heart of our AI systems. As an innovative data scientist you will be developing machine learning approaches to aid the analysis of diverse high dimensional data. Your work will impact drug design decision making.

pharmacology director

As a key member of our discovery team, you will be responsible for providing input to target selection and driving forward the prioritised discovery projects. By taking the lead to establish optimal screening sequences you will thereby ensure that the company delivers its core objective of rapid AI-driven candidate discovery. You will also have the opportunity to liaise with clients on key projects to ensure their continued success. 


As an AI-driven company, your role you will be core to the reliable provision of robust systems administration for services and infrastructure across all company sites. You will also take responsibility for rolling out new capabilities to our scientists as well as providing the Exscientia team with excellent day to day technical support.

Software Engineer

We are seeking a highly-motivated developer to make pivotal contributions to our cloud based drug discovery platform. Working closely with the drug design team you will define key platform improvements. You will be responsible for developing scalable and distributed cloud applications for drug design in a timely fashion.

Drug Designer

We are developing the next-generation of drug designers. Working as part of a world leading team you will be pioneering the use of AI methods in drug design. You will be motivated to take innovative drugs faster to the clinic by combining your expertise with the cutting edge approaches developed by Exscientia.

Data Steward

Decision making depends on timely and accurate data. Supporting processes involved with progressing drug design cycles across multiple projects, you will have the opportunity to define and implement data flows to ensure they operate smoothly at all times.

Chemoinformatics Developer

Chemistry is central to our drug discovery remit. As a member of our team you will be responsible for the creation of innovative drug design algorithms and ensuring these are robustly deployed across the Company.

Further Information

We welcome the interest of talented, enthusiastic and motivated candidates and in the absence of any vacancies appearing on this page, please send your cv to and we will respond at our earliest opportunity.

Strictly no agencies.  Please note that Exscientia advertises and recruits directly, it does not accept speculative applications from recruitment agencies.