Boehringer Ingelheim Scientist II, CardioMetabolic Disease Research in RIDGEFIELD, Connecticut

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.


Boehringer Ingelheim is currently seeking a talented and innovative Scientist to join our CardioMetabolic Disease Research department located at our Ridgefield, CT facility. As a Scientist II for the Histology/ Imaging Group, you will focus on performing automatic imaging analysis and histolopathogical staining.

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:

  • Initiates, designs, and performroutine histopathological staining, imaging acquisition, and imaging analysisin an independent and efficient manner with minimal supervision

  • Routinely maintain lab equipment; assistin the design and execution of non-routine experiments with supervision

  • Conducts exploratory experiments,proposes, gains support for and implements ideas from individual's knowledge ofscience and technology and understanding of drug discovery process

  • Performs literature searches andeffectively apply relevant information

  • Correctly and critically interpretexperimental results and propose appropriate follow-up

  • Attend team meetings when necessary;communicates own work clearly orally and in writing; participate in projectdiscussions

  • Write protocols, procedures, andtechnical reports; provide input for scientific reports

  • Report and treats data with a highlevel of integrity and ethics

  • Maintains proper records inaccordance with SOPs and company policies

  • Comply with applicable regulations;perform all work in a safe manner


  • Master’s Degree in biomedicalengineering, biology, pharmacology, or related field with 0-2 years’ experienceor Bachelor’s Degree with 2-5 years’ experience in related scientificdiscipline or equivalent experience in related field

  • Requires experienced inpreclinical imaging modalities or histo automation technology, experiencewith IHC, IF, and ISH / FISH is desirable

  • Demonstrated ability to succeed in a fast-pacedenvironment with evolving priorities and deadlines

  • Ability to operate laboratoryequipment with independence and to draft technical reports

  • Demonstrate written and verbalcommunication skills

  • Concise and accurate reporting oftechnical data and interpretation thereof

  • Proven problem solving ability and ableto act for supervisor in his/her absence

  • Appropriate level of understandingof applicable regulations

· Desired Experience, Skills and Abilities:

  • Basic skill of histology or digital pathology

  • Knowledge of automation and / or imaging analysis

  • Customimaging analysis algorithm development

  • Experience of InForm or HALO will be plus

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Mustbe legally authorized to work in the United States without restriction.

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

  • Mustbe 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 neighborhoods 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-BI Pharma/BI USA

Title: Scientist II, CardioMetabolic Disease Research

Location: Americas-United States-CT-Ridgefield

Requisition ID: 186676