Senior Scientist
 Ridgefield, CT

Senior Scientist at Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. in 900 Ridgebury Road, Ridgefield, CT 06877.

Job Duties: Design and execute independent research that supports R&D projects. Independently perform scientific experiments with a predefined goal including developing new methodologies, protocols and/or test procedures that contribute to core group/research goals. Direct experimental design and results of technicians and junior level scientists. Develop an understanding of R&D team goals and work effectively toward achieving them. Prepare clear technical reports, publications, and oral presentations. Independently communicate results in the form of reports and/or presentations. Present responsibly and defend own work at meetings. Deliver updates to senior level management in context of overall project goals. Provide guidance and expertise to advance specific projects or evaluate and propose new technologies and concepts in support of multiple projects. Keep abreast of relevant literature. Comply with all applicable regulations. Ensure that work performed in area of responsibility is conducted in a safe and compliant manner. Maintain proper records in accordance with SOPs and policies.

Job Requirements: Ph.D. (U.S. or foreign equivalent) in Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, or related field and working knowledge of the following skills gained through coursework or experience: utilizing various mass spectrometric instrumentation and analytical platforms; utilizing top-down and bottom-up HRMS approaches; utilizing vivo critical quality attributes (deamidation, oxidation, clipping, and glycosylation) assessment for biotherapeutics; utilizing PK/TK analysis for biologics; labelling characterization for critical immune assay reagents by intact LCMS; performing biomarker quantification in clinical and preclinical species; utilizing data processing software including Analyst, Xcalibur, Skyline, Proteome Discoverer, PEAKS, and PMI; utilizing immune-affinity purification and LCMS-based bioanalysis in drug discovery and development. Also, must have served as a first author on at least one scientific publication.

Work Schedule: 40 hours per week (8:00am to 5:00pm)