September 08, 2016

Research Scientist - Biologic Formulation and Analysis

Eli Lilly and Company - Indianapolis, IN

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  • Company
    Eli Lilly and Company Eli Lilly and Company
  • Location
    Indianapolis, IN
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Experience
    Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
  • Education
    Doctoral Degree
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Job Description

*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.
PhD in Biophysics, Chemistry (Analytical, Bio, Organic, Physical), Chemical Engineering, Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Sciences, or other related fields with relevant expertise
Relevant postdoctoral experience in academia, national/government labs, or pharmaceutical/biotech industry for 2-5 years or
Relevant experience in pharmaceutical/biotech industry for at least 1 year
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.
Lilly credits its exceptional employees for its successes, and knows the key to ongoing achievement lies in attracting and retaining the best people. A company rich in heritage, Lilly employs individuals, conducts research and markets products worldwide. By providing for the unmet needs of our customers through a continuous stream of innovation, we will outgrow all competitors.
Lilly earns consistent and wide recognition for creating an exceptional work environment:

Business Week magazine 50 Best Places To Launch A Career
FORTUNE America s Most Admired Companies
FORTUNE 50 Best Companies for Minorities
Working Mother 100 Best Companies for Working Mothers
Industry Week magazine 100 Best-Managed Companies
Science magazine Best Companies for Scientists
Opportunity Overview
The Biotechnology Discovery Research (BioTDR) organization in Eli Lilly & Company is responsible for discovering and optimizing novel biotherapeutics (peptides, proteins, antibodies) for advancement into the clinic in key areas of unmet medical need including diabetes, immunology, oncology, neuroscience, and others. The BioTDR organization has recently created the Formulation & Delivery Team (FDT) focused on establishing capabilities in the areas of physicochemical characterization of biologics, formulation development, oral/parenteral drug delivery, and early assessment of device compatibility. This team works cross-functionally with both discovery and development groups including protein engineering, therapeutic area biology, ADME, chemistry, and bioproduct development teams to ensure that compounds entering development have characteristics that will ensure successful translation from discovery to the clinic. We are looking for a talented, highly-motivated, and technically competent scientist to become part of our team.