Boehringer Ingelheim Senior Principal/Principal Scientist - New Biological Entities 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 seeking a highly motivated Senior Principal or Principal Scientist - NBE Project Team Representative to join the Biotherapeutics Discovery department at our US headquarters in Ridgefield, CT.

Description:

Identify and pursue strategic scientific opportunities for NBE-Pharmacokinetic impact in New Biological Entities (NBE) preclinical research portfolio in close partnership with global project team collaborators. Champion innovative conceptual and technology goals to enhance NBE portfolio decision making. Effectively plan PK and PK/PD experimental designs and communicate results to achieve ambitious portfolio timelines and goals. Potential exists for supervisory responsibility of lab-based scientists as applicable.

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:

  • Independently designs and performs scientific experiments with a predefined goal including developing new methodologies, protocols and or test procedures that contribute to core group/research goals and reflect expert knowledge; Direct and oversee experimental design and results of staff in a matrixed environment.

  • Contributes to defining R&D team goals and collaborates with scientists within and outside functional area in achieving them; Assumes departmental responsibility as representative on multiple project teams and contributes to defining expertise-related aspects of overall program goals.Positively impacts project strategy and decision making using working knowledge of NBE bioanalytical, PK, and PK/PD modeling expertise.

  • Prepares clear technical reports, external publications and oral presentations. Independently communicate results in the form of reports and/ or presentations; Deliver updates to senior level management in context of overall project goals

  • Demonstrates an expertise in a specific project-relevant area OR technology; Provide guidance and expertise to advance specific projects OR evaluate and propose new technologies and concepts in support of multiple projects

  • Develops broad knowledge in field of expertise, including the ability to interpret current literature relevant to R&D projects, and visibility outside of functional area

  • Assumes responsibility for direct reports, if applicable, including recruiting, managing, mentoring and developing scientific staff

  • Complies with all applicable regulations; Ensures that work performed in area of responsibility is conducted in a safe and compliant manner; Maintains proper records in accordance with SOPs and policies

  • Contributes to departmental administration; Demonstrates fiscal responsibility with respect to cost of experiments, technology, external collaborations, and travel

Senior Principal Scientist Requirements:

  • Ph.D. from an accredited institution, or equivalent, with seven-plus (7+) years of experience in a related field or equivalent (pharmacokinetics, pharmacology, biology, pharmaceutical sciences)

  • Demonstrates a broad knowledge of field. Candidate possesses practical knowledge of NBE pharmacokinetic principles including design and interpretation of ligand binding assays.Prior research experience in oncology, immunology, and/or cardio-metabolic diseases desirable.Preclinical PK/PD modeling experience desirable.

  • Appropriate level of understanding of applicable regulations

  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing in an interdisciplinary environment

Principal Scientist Requirements:

  • Ph.D. from an accredited institution, or equivalent, with five-plus (5+) years of experience in a related field or equivalent (pharmacokinetics, pharmacology, biology, pharmaceutical sciences)

  • Demonstrates a broad knowledge of field. Candidate possesses practical knowledge of NBE pharmacokinetic principles including design and interpretation of ligand binding assays.Prior research experience in oncology, immunology, and/or cardio-metabolic diseases desirable. Preclinical PK/PD modeling experience desirable.

  • Appropriate level of understanding of applicable regulations

  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing in an interdisciplinary environment

Desired Skills, Experience and Abilities:

  • Previous supervisory experience preferred

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 a different kind of pharmaceutical company, a privately held company with the ability to have an innovative and long term view. Our focus is on scientific discoveries that improve patients' lives and we equate success as a pharmaceutical company with the steady introduction of truly innovative medicines. Boehringer Ingelheim is the largest privately held pharmaceutical corporation in the world and ranks among the world's 20 leading pharmaceutical corporations. At Boehringer Ingelheim, we are committed to delivering value through innovation. 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. 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 - Minority/Female/Protected Veteran/Person with a Disability. 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, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military 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.

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Organization: US-BI Pharma/BI USA

Title: Senior Principal/Principal Scientist - New Biological Entities

Location: Americas-United States-CT-Ridgefield

Requisition ID: 187058