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Scientist II / Scientist III, Immunology (m/f/d)


Scientist II Requirements

A Bachelor's Degree with a minimum of three (3) years of experience in a related scientific discipline OR a Master's Degree in a related scientific discipline.

Scientist III Requirements

  • A Master's Degree with a minimum of three (3) years of experience in a related scientific discipline, OR a Bachelor's Degree with a minimum of seven (7) years of experience in a related scientific discipline.
  • Supplemental technical courses in area of expertise

Requirements for both levels

  • Basic in vitro cell biology skills to include technologies such as culturing primary cells, immune cell isolation, flow cytometry, ELISA, and immune cell-based assays that employ these techniques.
  • Experience with laboratory automation, data analysis and programming a plus.
  • Ability to draft technical reports.
  • Demonstrate written and verbal communication skills.
  • Concise and accurate reporting of technical data and interpretation thereof.
  • Proven problem-solving ability.
  • Able to act for supervisor in his/her absence.
  • Appropriate level of understanding of applicable regulations.

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.

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.
  • Develop in vitro assays using both primary cells and cell lines to enable identification and characterization of new targets and understanding of in vitro pharmacology of drug candidates.

» Job description

Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma GmbH & Co. KG
CT, Richfield [USA]