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Sr. Scientist, Biotherapeutics, Molecular Biology

Company: Boehringer Ingelheim
Location: Arlington
Posted on: June 21, 2022

Job Description:

Description:Boehringer Ingelheim is currently seeking a talented and innovative Sr. Scientist to join the Antibody Generation group within the Biotherapeutics department located at the Abexxa Biologics facility in Arlington, TX. The position offers an exciting opportunity to engage in the discovery and molecular engineering of Biotherapeutics for unmet medical needs. You will be an integral member of the Antibody Generation group, responsible for the design of display experimental strategy, construction of display libraries, selection and screening, and analysis of experimental data. You will be expected to make major contributions to the generation of best-in-class and first-in-class therapeutics to address major unmet medical needs.

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

  • Design and construct in vitro antibody display libraries (phage, yeast, or mammalian) for therapeutic lead identification and lead optimization, e.g. affinity maturation
  • Perform in vitro antibody discovery via library panning and screening; apply lab automation in everyday procedures
  • Be familiar with advanced theory and current developments in the field of antibody display technologies and make recommendations to management regarding the advancement of capabilities
  • Demonstrate independent thinking, e.g. by proposing and implementing new experimental designs and concepts that contribute to research goals and reflect expert knowledge; identify potential patentable inventions
  • Create a culture of excellence through continual process improvement, scientific curiosity, and empowerment; develop and maintain outside visibility
  • 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 scientific meetings; deliver project updates to senior level management
  • Contribute to departmental administration; demonstrate fiscal responsibility with respect to cost of experiments, technology, external collaborations, and travel
  • Comply with applicable regulations, perform all work in a safe manner; maintain proper records in accordance with SOPs and policies.Requirements
    • A PhD
    • Advanced knowledge of a technology such as phage, yeast, or mammalian display, standard molecular biology techniques, antibody library construction from immunized sources, sequence analysis, and vector design using Geneious, Vector NTI, or similar software tools
    • Experience in bioinformatics and structural biology is a plus. Background knowledge of general biotherapeutics discovery processes, including lead generation, protein science, biophysical and biochemical characterization is preferred
    • Experience in use of Microsoft Office tools and GraphPad (Prism)
    • Excellent written and oral presentation skills
      • Ability to work within a collaborative team environment, present and defend results to project and technical teams.
        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
        • This position will require individuals to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or have an approved medical or religious accommodation. Click here for more information on the vaccine mandate and COVID-19. 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 and join us in our effort to make more health.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. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to a person's actual or perceived race, including natural hairstyles, hair texture and protective hairstyles; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; citizenship status, marital status; gender, gender identity or expression; sexual orientation, mental, physical or intellectual disability, veteran status; pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other class or characteristic protected by applicable law.#LI-SS1RSRBI

Keywords: Boehringer Ingelheim, Arlington , Sr. Scientist, Biotherapeutics, Molecular Biology, Other , Arlington, Texas

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