Research Scientist-NMR Spectroscopy

Employer
Lilly
Location
Indiana
Salary
Competitive
Posted
September 13 2018
Ref
44428BR
Discipline
Life Sciences
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Pharma
Job Type
Other
Responsibilities
The Analytical Research and Development organization strives to deliver creative medicines to patients through the development and commercialization of novel BioProducts, Synthetic Peptides and Small Molecules. This organization is a multidisciplinary group that works collaboratively with our discovery and manufacturing colleagues. Located in Indianapolis, scientists have full access to our scientific excellence, state of the art technologies, and engineering capabilities.

Are you an expert scientist with a passion for NMR spectroscopy? Do you seek opportunities to collaborate with top scientific talent and technologies? As a research scientist in our analytical group, you are responsible for the development of NMR tools, implementing advance automation technologies, data interpretation, and conducting NMR characterization for both investigatory studies and comparability studies. You will directly support the development of methods and characterization of active pharmaceutical ingredients and solution state/solid state drug products. You will work to support product development with state of the art analytical tools. You will support our discovery, toxicology, cell culture, purification, formulation and manufacturing organizations. Additional responsibilities include:
    NMR high-throughput solutions to scientific challenges. Conducting comparability studies for early and late phase drug substances and drug products to support product development, technology transfer, scale up, and commercialization. Coaching, training, and administration of performance management to personnel (primarily, but not limited to, direct reports). Ensure work and team activities are aligned with all relevant development quality, regulatory, HSE, GLP, and GMP requirements where applicable.

Company Overview
At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 39,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We're looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.

Basic Qualifications
    Ph.D. Chemistry or related fields (analytical chemistry, organic chemistry, biochemistry or engineering).

Additional Skills/Preferences
    Experience with NMR for a wide-range of molecule sizes and complex matrices. Experience with NMR experiments to probe for molecular binding/interactions, mobility, and motion is preferred. Experience with solid state NMR is an advantage. Problem solving and decision-making skills. Demonstration of scientific leadership skills. Effective oral and written communication skills. Must be able to work productively in an interdisciplinary team environment. Experience with the drug development process, including knowledge of regulatory compliance issues is an advantage. Experience or interest in high-throughput methods/automation. Knowledge in additional orthogonal analytical techniques such as LC-MS is an advantage

Additional Information
Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status

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