Boehringer Ingelheim Research Chemist / Sr. Research Chemist in NORTH BRUNSWICK, New Jersey

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.


Under the general guidance of a senior staff member or Department Head, the individual is responsible for validating robust analytical methods to support testing of APIs, excipients, raw materials and finished products. Additionally, the individual will perform routine and non-routine testing of developmental and clinical samples. The individual is expected to work under GLP/GMPs.

As an employee of Boehringer Ingelheim, you will actively contribute to the discovery, development and delivery of our products to our patients and customers. Our global presence provides opportunity for all employees to collaborate internationally, offering visibility and opportunity to directly contribute to the companies' success. We realize that our strength and competitive advantage lie with our people. We support our employees in a number of ways to foster a healthy working environment, meaningful work, diversity and inclusion, mobility, networking and work-life balance. Our competitive compensation and benefit programs reflect Boehringer Ingelheim's high regard for our employees

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Validates, and transfers robust analytical methods for testing of raw materials, excipients, APIs and finished products.

  • Prepares protocols, memos, reports, and regulatory documents. Records, evaluates, interprets and summarizes technical data.

  • Performs routine and non-routine testing of developmental and clinical samples, and instrument troubleshooting.

  • Organizes and presents the results of work internally and externally.

  • Understands and complies with Safety, Good Laboratory Practices (GLPs), Company Affirmative Action, and Standard Operating Procedures and Policies.

  • Must be able to shift priorities and projects, as company’s needs change. As needed, assists others as priorities change


  • B.S or M.S in analytical chemistry or related field

  • 0-10 years of analytical laboratory working experience in a pharmaceutical industry.

  • HPLC, GC, KF, and other modern analytical technologies.

  • Knowledge of GLP/cGMP regulations, VICH guidelines, and compendia monographs/methods.

  • Good ability to work with others to accomplish project goals.

  • Strong decision making skills with the ability to solve problems.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without restriction

  • Must be willing to take a drug test and post-offer physical (if required)

  • Must be 18 years of age or older

Our Culture:

Boehringer Ingelheim is one of the world’s top 20 pharmaceutical companies and operates globally with approximately 50,000 employees. Since our founding in 1885, the company has remained family-owned and today we are committed to creating value through innovation in three business areas including human pharmaceuticals, animal health and biopharmaceutical contract manufacturing. Since we are privately held, we have the ability to take an innovative, long-term view. Our focus is on scientific discoveries and the introduction of truly novel medicines that improve lives and provide valuable services and support to patients and their families. Employees are challenged to take initiative and achieve outstanding results. Ultimately, our culture and drive allows us to maintain one of the highest levels of excellence in our industry. We are also deeply committed to our communities and our employees create and engage in programs that strengthen the neighbourhoods where we live and work. Boehringer Ingelheim, including Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Boehringer Ingelheim USA, Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health USA, Inc., Merial Barceloneta, LLC and Boehringer Ingelheim Fremont, Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status, including protected veteran status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.

Boehringer Ingelheim is firmly committed to ensuring a safe, healthy, productive and efficient work environment for our employees, partners and customers. As part of that commitment, Boehringer Ingelheim conducts pre-employment verifications and drug screenings.

Organization: US-Merial, Inc.

Title: Research Chemist / Sr. Research Chemist

Location: Americas-United States-NJ-North Brunswick

Requisition ID: 185694