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Senior Scientist/ Principal Scientist – Analytical Imaging Technologies

Senior Scientist/ Principal Scientist – Analytical Imaging Technologies-2117288

Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is currently seeking a talented and innovative Senior/Principal Scientist to join the Material and Analytical Sciences department (MAS). This position offers an exciting opportunity to engage in development projects on analysis of New Chemical Entities (NCEs), peptides, and Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products (ATMPs). The scientist will be an integral member of the Material Sciences (MS) group within MAS, serve on multidisciplinary global project teams/sub-teams and be responsible for proposing strategies to achieve the teams’ goals and objectives.

Duties and Responsibilities

Independently designs and performs experiments to analyze materials of NCEs, peptides, and ATMPs with predefined goals. Evaluates, proposes, and develops new analytical methodologies/technologies in support of projects for diverse therapeutic modalities and nano-scale materials in formulations or biological matrices. Applies advanced modeling to data processing and predictive tool development. Work closely with cross-functional areas of the company, leverage external consultants and internal subject-matter experts, and establish new internal and external collaborations. Functions as a recognized and reliable resource in his/her field of expertise within and outside MAS. Prepares technical reports, publications, and oral presentations for timely and effective communications within the company as well as in broader scientific communities.

Principal Scientist Requirements

A Ph.D. in Analytical Sciences, Chemical Engineering, Material Sciences or related fields with a minimum of five (5) years of related experience. Five or more years of pharmaceutical industry and/or academic postdoctoral fellowship experience in above mentioned fields.

Senior Scientist Requirements

A Ph.D. in Analytical Sciences, Chemical Engineering, Material Sciences or related fields. Preferred two (2) or more years of pharmaceutical industry and/or academic postdoctoral fellowship experience in above mentioned fields.

Requirements for both levels

Experience in and extensive knowledge of optical microscopy (polarized light, differential interference contrast, and phase contrast), fluorescence microscopy, and other imaging techniques. Experience and technical background in data processing, advanced statistical modeling, and predictive tool development. Working knowledge of NCEs, peptides, and/or ATMPs. Broad understanding of injectable formulations for diverse therapeutic modalities, and freeze-thaw and lyonization processes for biological samples. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Proven track record of publication in peer-reviewed journals. Strong motivation to explore new technologies and concepts.

Eligibility Requirements

Must be legally authorized to work in the United States Must be willing to submit to a background investigation, including verification of your past employment, criminal history, and educational background Must be willing to take a drug test and post-offer physical (if required) Must be 18 years of age or older This position will require individuals to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or have an approved medical or religious accommodation. Click link below for more information on the vaccine mandate and COVID-19.

Who We Are

At Boehringer Ingelheim we create value through innovation with one clear goal: to improve the lives of patients. We develop breakthrough therapies and innovative healthcare solutions in areas of unmet medical need for both humans and animals. As a family owned company we focus on long term performance. We are powered by 50.000 employees globally who nurture a diverse, collaborative and inclusive culture. Learning and development for all employees is key because your growth is our growth.

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Boehringer Ingelheim is an equal opportunity global employer who takes pride in maintaining a diverse and inclusive culture. We embrace diversity of perspectives and strive for an inclusive environment, which benefits our employees, patients and communities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to a person’s actual or perceived race, including natural hairstyles, hair texture and protective hairstyles; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; citizenship status, marital status; gender, gender identity or expression; sexual orientation, mental, physical or intellectual disability, veteran status; pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other class or characteristic protected by applicable law.



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