Principal Scientist - Peptide Bioanalysis

Boehringer Ingelheim

Principal Scientist - Peptide Bioanalysis

Boehringer Ingelheim

Biberach, Germany


At Boehringer Ingelheim 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 believe that, if we have talented and ambitious people who are passionate about innovation, there is no limit to what we can achieve; after all, we started with just 28 people. Now, we are powered by 50,000 employees globally who nurture a diverse, collaborative and inclusive culture.


Leading the Science. Today. Together.

Take advantage of your experience, build up and lead our new laboratory for Peptide Bioanalysis, and actively shape a sustainable Research project pipeline to assure long-term profitability of a globally leading and family-owned pharmaceutical company.

As drug discovery expert, you combine an innovative, proactive mind-set with scientific expertise in bioanalysis. In addition, you are willing to drive science and deliver high quality, first-in-class drug candidates within competitive timelines.

As Principal Scientist within Discovery Research Germany in Biberach, you are part of a highly innovative and leading Bioanalysis Group contributing to the discovery of breakthrough therapies that ultimately improves the quality of human life.

Tasks & responsibilities

  • As Principal Scientist you are responsible for the quantification of peptide therapeutics and small molecules from in vitro and in vivo studies via LC-MS;
  • In your new role, you design experiments for preclinical in vitro and in vivo studies, interpret, track and present results to project teams;
  • In research teams and international research collaborations, you are the representative expert for pharmacokinetics;
  • You actively contribute in interdisciplinary research teams to the identification of novel therapeutic concepts, optimization of drugs and characterization of clinical development candidates;
  • You advance the scientific and technological development and guide co-workers to ensure high-level education and personal development of the highly innovative team. 


  • PhD in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences or related discipline;
  • Strong technical and scientific expertise in the quantification of therapeutic peptides and/or small molecules in samples from ADME and pre-clinical studies by means of LC-MS including corresponding sample preparation techniques;
  • Experience as DMPK expert for research projects is a plus;
  • Ability to drive the development of new, innovative bioanalytical approaches in a highly dynamic environment;
  • Flexibility to work in a fast-paced team in a professional and pleasant manner;
  • Excellent communication skills (English) and teamwork capabilities.


This is where you can grow, collaborate, innovate and improve lives.

We offer challenging work in a respectful and friendly global working environment surrounded by a world of innovation driven mindsets and practices. In addition, learning and development for all employees is key, because your growth is our growth. We also offer a competitive salary, generous amount of vacation time, and numerous benefits towards your wellness & financial health and work-life balance. Plus, an onsite gym (Ingelheim), in-house doctor and best-in-class cafeterias and coffee bars to keep you energized and healthy. To learn more about what benefits could be waiting for you, please visit our Career area.

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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 race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.


Please contact our Recruiting EMEA Team: Artur Reich, Tel: +49 (7351) 54-175904.

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