CureVag the RNA people

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 400 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

Research Scientist (f/m/d) RNA Biology

Job ID: 3401-1901

Your responsibilities:

  • Design, management and execution of research projects on RNA technology
  • Development or scouting and evaluation of novel ideas, strongly considering intellectual property matters
  • Coordination of collaborations with academic and industrial partners
  • Written and oral presentations of research results to various audiences
  • Technical supervision of technicians 

Your qualifications:

  • PhD or equivalent degree in life sciences
  • Strong hands-on experience in molecular and cell biology
  • Broad knowledge in the diverse aspects of RNA biology across kingdoms and viruses is a must
  • Profound research background in (m)RNA metabolism and translational control is a plus
  • Independent research experience in an industrial or academic environment is highly desirable
  • Excellent team spirit, communication and presentation skills
  • Fluency in 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.