Jobs for life scientists

Data Scientist (f/m/d)

– 224130

The Position   

We develop production processes for recombinant biopharmaceuticals. We are seeking an enthusiastic, curious and creative data scientist to join process development group at Boehringer Ingelheim Vienna/Austria.

Tasks & responsibilities

  • In your new role you are responsible for statistical questions in the area of process development and process characterization
  • Within development projects you are leading the workflow of data mining, data evaluation and modeling of process data from different scales
  • As Principal investigator in technology projects you evaluate and implement innovative approaches in digitalization, predictive process modeling and risk analysis
  • Expert role in multidisciplinary process development teams
  • Close collaboration with data scientists and statisticians across the organization
  • Presentation of results in oral and written form to various internal stakeholders as well as to customers
  • Responsible for compiling of reports and other documents


  • Master’s degree or PhD in Biotechnology, (Bio-)Process Engineering, Bioinformatics or other scientific/technical studies 
  • Knowledge of state-of-the-art statistical methodology in biotechnology (statistical tests (e.g. TOST), DoE, MVDA, PLS, PCA, Bayes) and common software tools (Python, R), as well as supervised and unsupervised machine learning methods
  • Experience in (bio-)pharmaceutical industry and basic understanding of biotechnological manufacturing processes and regulatory requirements of advantage
  • Flexibility and enjoying to work in a dynamic and fast changing environment, curious to learn new technologies and drive innovation
  • A proactive and well-organized working manner, excellent organizational skills and solution oriented
  • Ability to convey complex topics clearly and to be a team player in interdisciplinary teams
  • Excellent command of oral and written English, Good command of German

Your Benefits

  • Position specific training opportunities for your personal and professional growth
  • Comprehensive health promotion, sustaining your health in the best possible way
  • Additional off-days (bridge-days) for more leisure time
  • Company pension scheme, because your future matters
  • Staff restaurant with a variety of lunch options for your daily well-being
Es erwartet Sie eine interessante Jahresvergütung ab € 50.000 brutto pro Jahr (Vollzeit). Abhängig von Ihren fachlichen und persönlichen Kompetenzen sowie Ihren beruflichen Vorerfahrungen besteht die Bereitschaft zur Überzahlung.

Why Boehringer Ingelheim?     

  • Breakthrough therapies and innovative healthcare solutions for both humans and animals
  • As a family owned company, we take the long view and stand for stability and sustainability
  • Talented and ambitious teams, living innovation and growing together
  • 52,000 employees globally, 2,600 in Vienna

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.

Want to learn more? Visit

Effects of Covid-19   

We will continue to hire talented people and we look forward to receiving your applications. For applicants, virtual video interviews will initially take place. During the limited in-person interviews we still have during this time, we pay special attention to distance and the recommended hygiene rules. We warmly welcome new employees to our 3-day onboarding event, which takes place in the form of an online event.

We are looking forward to receiving your application online!    

By uploading your application documents via our application portal we can treat your data confidentially and in compliance with the GDPR.

Ready to contact us? Do you have any additional questions about the position? Your HR Recruiting Manager for this position is Matthäus Vogel.

On our career site you will find many interesting facts about us as an employer as well as information about the application process or our diverse divisions. Take a look behind the scenes and get an insight into our day-to-day business.

If the position is not relevant for you, but might be interesting for someone you know, you can still forward it to friends or colleagues.


Job – Biopharmaceuticals
Primary Location– Europe-AT-Vienna-Vienna
Organization – AT-Boehringer Ingelheim Regional Center Vienna GmbH & Co KG (Austria)
Schedule– Full-time

More Information

Share this job

Boehringer Ingelheim RCV

Werte schaffen durch Innovation
Company Information
  • Total Jobs 56 Jobs
  • category Private Company
  • region A-Austria
  • company-video
  • number of employees 50.000 weltweit
  • branche Pharmaindustrie
  • Foto credits (c) (c) Boehringer Ingelheim RCV


health, environmental and food sector, agriculture and forestry, pharmaceuticals, resource and environmental management, etc. All branches in a life science context.


Management, Research & Development, Sales, Administration, – all positions, which request know-how in bio-sciences.

fields of competences

Biochemistry, bioinformatics, biology, biotechnology, chemistry, data sciences, environmental technology, environmental science, food technology, forestry, agriculture, life sciences, mathematics, medicine, medical engineering, microbiology, molecular biology, natural sciences, nutritional sciences, pharmaceuticals, physics, psychology, statistics, resource and environmental management , process engineering, veterinary medicine, and comparable


life-science Karriere Services
T: +43 (0)699 111 600 18
Wien / Vienna – Austria

>>> imprint

>>> privacy policy