Design. Progress. Together.

CureVac AG is a biopharmaceutical company researching, developing and producing novel drugs based on the natural molecule Messenger RNA (mRNA). Our focus is on innovative cancer immunotherapies, prophylactic vaccines and molecular therapies. Currently, about 375 RNA people are striving to achieve our main goal: To bring the first mRNA-based drug worldwide to the market.

To strengthen our team in Tübingen near Stuttgart, we are looking to recruit a

Scientist (f/m) – Analytics in Early Process Development

Job ID 3602-1801

As part of the Early Process Development Team, you will be working with an interdisciplinary team to develop and optimize new analytical methods for biopharmaceutical production processes. Within this remit, you will be involved in method transfer to our quality control facility.

Your responsibilities:

  • Independent development and optimization of molecular biological assays (PCR, sequencing) and other bioanalytical assays with hands-on work in the lab
  • Transfer of methods to quality control department
  • Preparation of SOPs, reports and presentations
  • Cooperate on inventive disclosures
  • Coordinate collaborations with academic, industrial and funding partners

Your qualifications:

  • Doctorate in life sciences, pharmaceutical biotechnology, molecular biology, biochemistry, chemistry or equivalent degree
  • Strong hands-on experience in molecular biology (e.g. quantitative and other PCR methods, Sanger sequencing, NGS, electrophoresis (CGE, AGE), blotting, DNA and RNA purification, enzymatic treatment etc.
  • Experience in biochemical assays and particle analysis would be beneficial
  • Knowledge in statistical data analysis and experimental design (DoE) is of advantage
  • Experience in method validation would be a benefit
  • Excellent team spirit
  • Fluent spoken and written English

We offer you a challenging and varied opportunity with an innovative and dynamic company that is expanding.
With much passion and sense of responsibility, we work together on the medical revolution. We pride ourselves on maintaining an honest and trusting relationship with each other which is characterized by openness to new ideas and continuous progress. Mutual respect, reliability and personal initiative are self-evident for us.

Design your future with us – become part of the RNA people!   

We look forward to receiving your application via our CareerPortal.

CureVac AG

Human Resources
Herr Ralf Brassat
Paul-Ehrlich-Straße 15
72076 Tübingen