Scientist III/IV, Immunology & Respiratory

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Miscellaneous



Candidate will be hired at level commensurate with experience and education Description: Boehringer Ingelheim is currently seeking a talented and motivated Scientist III/IV to join the Disease Positioning group in Immunology & Respiratory Disease Research at our Ridgefield facility. The successful individual will be focused on developing and implementing functional assays with primary in vitro single cell and coculture systems as well as ex vivo tissue models to support target to disease linkage and differentiation concepts for Immunology and Respiratory portfolio projects. The Scientist III/IV is expected to be a collaborative team player and independently design, implement and troubleshoot experiments and adaptively design follow-up experiments with minimal supervision. 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 and completes routine procedures in an independent and efficient manner; Troubleshoots effectively and solves scientific problems independently; Operates lab equipment and is independently responsible for maintenance * Designs and executes non-routine experiments on a basis of literature analyses with minimal supervision * Independently applies basic scientific principles, performs literature searches, attends scientific meetings, and keeps abreast of literature in own field * Proposes new experiments/technologies based on science as well as overall understanding of drug discovery/development process; Demonstrates expertise in field and contributes to training technicians and junior level scientists * Effectively communicates and defends own work in the context of team and department goals both orally and in writing * Reports and treats data with a high level of integrity and ethics; Write protocols, procedures, and technical reports; Provide input for scientific reports * Complies with applicable regulations, performing all work in a safe manner; Maintains proper records in accordance with SOPs and policies Scientist III Requirements: * Master's Degree from an accredited institution with three-plus (3 ) years of experience in related scientific discipline, OR Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution with seven-plus (7 ) years of experience in related scientific discipline or equivalent experience in related field * Broad expertise in cellular biology is required, but preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated experience in human immune cell systems and Pulmonary Fibrosis-Interstitial Lung Disease-relevant organoid/coculture systems. * Hands on experience with a wide range of cellular, biochemical and molecular assay techniques, including protein and RNA expression analysis. High content imaging, immunoprecipitation and western blotting experience preferred. * Experience in flow cytometric analysis, measurement of cell surface and intracellular proteins by multicolor FACS across different platforms is strongly desired. Scientist IV Requirements: * Master's Degree from an accredited institution with six-plus (6 ) years of experience in a related scientific discipline, OR Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution with 10 years of experience in a related field or equivalent experience in a related field * Broad expertise in cellular biology is required, but preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated experience in human immune cell systems and Pulmonary Fibrosis-Interstitial Lung Disease-relevant organoid/coculture systems. * Hands on experience with a wide range of cellular, biochemical and molecular assay techniques, including protein and RNA expression analysis. High content imaging, immunoprecipitation and western blotting experience preferred. * Experience in flow cytometric analysis, measurement of cell surface and intracellular proteins by multicolor FACS across different platforms is strongly desired. * Provide training and guidance to laboratory personnel * Act as a leader in absence of supervisor 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 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. Want to learn more? Visit boehringer-ingelheim.com and join us in our effort to make more health. Boehringer Ingelheim, including Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Boehringer Ingelheim USA, Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health USA Inc., Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health Puerto Rico 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; citizenship status, marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition; physical or psychiatric disability; veteran or military status; domestic violence victim status; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law. #LI-SS1 PDN2 '620739

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