Lilly Scientist-MS&T-IAPI in Indianapolis, Indiana



Position Brand Description:

Provides technical support to achieve the reliable and compliant manufacture of bulk drug substance to predetermined global quality standards via design and execution of laboratory experiments and development of process models.

Key Objectives/Deliverables:

  • Understand the scientific principles required for manufacturing intermediates and bulk drug substances, including the interaction of the chemistry and equipment.

  • Provide technical support to non-routine (e.g., deviation) investigations including evaluating materials from production in laboratory analysis to ensure no impact to SISPQ.

  • Participate in development and implementation of process improvement, including capital expansions and technical projects.Work within cross-functional teams in a positive fashion to implement MS&T objectives and deliver on business plan and quality objectives.

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Additional Skills/Preferences:

  • Additional relevant industrial experience in any of the following associated disciplines such as Protein Manufacturing, Development, and Quality Control is desirable.

  • High-quality skills to include: Teamwork and interpersonal, technical knowledge, decision making, multi-tasking, ability to influence groups, and communication skills, computer skills, statistical analysis, and problem solving.

Additional Information:

  • Must complete ITP for Scientist – MS&T – IAPI.

  • No certifications required.

  • Tasks require entering manufacturing areas which require wearing appropriate PPE.

  • 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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Scientist – MS&T – Bulk Manufacturing

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Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s required or equivalent degree in scientific disciplines, of Biochemistry, Protein Chemistry, Biophysical Chemistry, Bioanalytical Chemistry, Microbiology, Analytical Chemistry, or Engineering.

  • A minimum of 2 years experience in sciences field (e.g. academic laboratory, pharmaceutical, food sciences, etc)

  • Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position.

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.





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North America