Scientist Endotoxin Testing

Boehringer Ingelheim

Scientist Endotoxin Testing

Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma

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.


A lot to do despite Corona! Boehringer Ingelheim is still looking for new colleagues!

Be a Pioneer in achieving more health! Do you think in a future-oriented way and want to work in a diverse environment where you can follow the latest scientific developments and use your knowledge directly in our strategy?

This is your chance to advance a new LER strategy and develop an endotoxin strategy in Germany's largest research-based pharmaceutical company.

Bring in your curiosity, experience and inventiveness and become part of our dedicated and globally networked team at our beautiful location in “Biberach an der Riss”! We look forward to receiving your application!

Tasks & responsibilities

  • As Scientist Endotoxin testing you are responsible for the scientific lead for LER studies and the Center of competence for endotoxins – you coordinate and monitor our LER studies and outsourcing approaches with a professional and scientific support of internal and external partners;
  • You prepare GMP and scientific documents (e.g. study reports, clinical dossiers, commercial dossiers) under consideration of BI internal guidelines;
  • You represent the endotoxin lab in audits and project meetings;
  • In addition you are the first contact and support for LER questions in Biberach and external sites (Shanghai, Fremont, Vienna), and for external laboratories;
  • Living the BI safety culture (global EHS standards) and support an open creative, innovative, trust worth, continuous learning, proactive culture focused on business goals is one of you key tasks.


  • Diploma/Master’s degree (PhD would be an advantage) in Biology, Biotechnology, Pharmaceuticals or in a related scientific discipline with multiple years of experience in quality control of the (bio-)pharmaceutical industry;
  • Excellent knowledge in microbiology and GMP-requirements (e.g. pharmacopoeias), regulations and industrial guidelines (e.g. ICH), especially with respect to endotoxin testing, LER effect, method transfer and verification;
  • Strong experience of endotoxin analytic procedures performed within the (bio-) pharmaceutical industry in the GMP area;
  • Solid project management and negotiation skills, preferably with multiple years of experience in leading matrix teams;
  • Excellent problem solving and risk assessment skills;
  • Fluent in English and German (written and spoken).


We will continue to hire talented people and we look forward to receiving your applications. As a result of COVID-19, we have introduced alternative working arrangements to ensure that our employees can stay safe and healthy, because the health of our employees is among our top priorities. At all company locations, we work remotely whenever possible. Additionally, we are now hosting virtual video interviews for applicants. During the limited in-person interviews we still have during this time, we pay special attention to distance and the hygiene rules recommended by the Robert Koch Institute. New employees who do not start on site in production or the laboratories are sent the necessary IT equipment, our Welcome Days take place online, and we plan to conduct their onboarding training virtually whenever possible.


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: Stefanie Seidel, Tel: +49 (7351) 54-187794

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