Lilly Research Scientist in New York, New York


Title Research Scientist

City New York

State / Province New York

Country USA

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.

Responsibilities We address these needs primarily by developing innovative medicines. As an integral part of our R&D investment, Lilly is build the state of art Biologics IT/informatics solutions to enable research excellence and to advance science & technology, with the aim of to bring cure to our patients worldwide faster. If you are interested in shaping the future of biologics IT at Lilly and in developing a career at Lilly, you are encouraged to review and consider this excellent opportunity at Lilly New York.

This position responsible for the informatics analytics and software development to support cutting edge approaches of biopharmaceuticals discovery and development. This position is based in New York City, collaborates with global Research IT team, supports the implementation of biopharmaceutical informatics solutions across multiple Lilly sites: San Diego, New York and Indianapolis.

The successful candidate will leverage their knowledge of biology, protein science, informatics, problem solving, analytical techniques and strong software development skills to:

  • Foster collaborations with scientists in Lilly New York, collect business requirements and translate to system requirements for the system architect.

  • Working with New York site scientists on biopharmaceutical IT system adaption.

  • Working with biologics IT core team, implement features that are specific to LNY site.

  • Investigate, design and implement in silico pipeline for bioanalytics developability of biopharmaceuticals.

  • Develop, implement and support novel informatics solutions for scientists to drive the interrogation of biopharmaceuticals data for speedy decision making.

Basic Qualifications

  • PhD OR Master's plus 3 years of bioinformatics experience OR Bachelor's plus 8 years of bioinformatics experience

  • Experienced in bioinformatics technologies, such as sequence alignment, clustering and blasting, splicing, Next Generation Sequencing.

Additional Skills/Preferences

  • Knowledge in protein science and engineering is highly desired.

  • Proficient in data mining, machine learning algorithms for pattern detection and data modeling.

  • Proficient in one of the programming language such as PHP, Perl, Python, R.

  • Proficient in Unix/Linux OS and shell scripting.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Able to work independently to analyze customer requirements and design solutions.

  • Strong problem solving skills.

  • Agile learner and self-motivated team player.

  • Experience in Pharmaceutical company or life science industry is desired.

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 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™

Removal Date 28-Nov-2017