Our Culture

X-Chem has been pioneering drug discovery since 2009, offering pharma and biotech partners the best chance for success and producing the highest-quality actionable results in small molecule drug discovery.

At X-Chem, you’ll find smart people working collaboratively, using powerful scientific technologies to deliver next-generation therapeutic solutions. The work is challenging — we can guarantee you’ll never be bored — and will bring out the very best of yourself. We also know there’s much more to life than work, so you’ll have the time and resources to keep things balanced. At X-Chem, you can be who you are.

Our employees tell us they came to us for the chance to make a difference in the discovery of new treatments for patients, for access to the powerful technology and science we have at our disposal, and for the opportunity to work with world-class organizations while engaging with industry thought leaders. Our employees stay because of our culture — we value family, fun, collaboration, flexibility and individualized career growth!

Our Values


Explore new frontiers in science to cultivate growth, value and greater efficiency, both for X-Chem and our partners.


Provide an open mind and candid, solution-oriented feedback to help our partners be successful.


Bring candor and accountability to every decision, and act with unwavering ethics.


Never settle when greater accomplishments are within reach and seek to exceed expectations by embracing new challenges.


Listen, share and collaborate to cultivate better decision making.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

We promote a work environment of diversity, equity and inclusiveness at X-Chem. Our core values include a commitment to people and a culture of empowerment and collaboration. We believe that by empowering our employees to bring their unique differences to work, our business grows stronger with advanced and original thinking. We share the same dedication to our people as we do to our pioneering technology and science. 

Employee Rewards and Benefits

X-Chem offers a highly competitive compensation and benefits package that provides our employees and their families with health and financial security. We have designed a program to furnish our employees with access to quality health and welfare programs and to provide the best protection and support for our people, including full medical, dental and disabilities benefits, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, flexible hours and more. Our work environment includes casual dress, company-sponsored events and wellness perks.

Competitive Global Benefits

U.S. benefits:

  • 100% Paid Medical
  • 100% Paid Dental
  • 100% Paid Short-Term Disability
  • 100% Paid Long-Term Disability
  • 100% Paid Basic Life and AD&D
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Time Off
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life and AD&D
  • 401(k) Employer Match
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Flexible Hours
  • Employee Assistance Program

This is intended as a summary of the employee benefits available at X-Chem. The actual provisions of each benefit plan will govern if there is any inconsistency between this summary and the Company’s formal plans. The Company reserves the right to amend, increase or cancel any of its benefit programs at any time.

Career Growth

X-Chem provides a plethora of opportunities to advance your career and acquire new skills, including individualized professional development programs, global secondments and global opportunities for career development. 

Community Support

We devote our strengths, education and capabilities to supporting our community.