Digital & Data Project Lead and Product Owner (f/m/d)

Design. Progress. Together.

The CureVac RNA Printer GmbH is a wholly owned subsidiary of CureVac, for the development of The RNA Printer®, a product-solution for integrated and highly automated production of GMP-grade RNA vaccines and therapeutics, enabling broad access to mRNA technology using a highly automated production platform.
The RNA Printer® is designed to accelerate the transition of innovative product concepts from academia to the clinic in a variety of therapeutic areas. The RNA Printer's high level of automation enables a fast, robust, flexible, and cost-effective solution for mRNA production.


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


Digital & Data Project Lead and Product Owner (f/m/d)


Your tasks:


  • Leading central digital and data projects for CureVac around the RNA Printer focusing on digital twin and simulation model development, process analytical technologies (PAT) data management, manufacturing execution system (MES)
  • Ensuring delivery of project scope and product impact by prioritizing development work and managing risks to keep timeline and cost
  • Owning digital products deployed on a cloud platform to consolidate, analyze, and visualize data
  • Preparing and conducting agile rites (e.g., check-ins, sprint planning and review, task tracking)
  • Building collaborative environment in cross-functional project and product teams of data experts, IT experts, and subject matter experts
  • Communicating progress towards top management, escalating in case of roadblocks, ensuring compliance to CureVac project management framework


Your qualification:


  • University degree in related field
  • Extensive experience in leading multiple digital and data projects or products, e.g., gained during several years in tech or strategy consultancy, ideally in the Life Science/Pharma/Biotech industry
  • Broad understanding about digital and data topics that can be leveraged to work as translator between data scientist/software developers and other stakeholders (e.g., subject matter experts, business leaders)
  • Clear understanding on how to start small (e.g., with user stories, wireframes, PoC/MVP) and iterate fast towards final digital and data solutions
  • Experience in applying agile methodologies and conducting agile rites (e.g., check-ins, sprinter review/planning, task trackers)
  • Strong communication skills for stakeholder alignment from top management to subject matter experts


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 RNA Printer GmbH


Human Resources
Gregor Zimmermann 
Friedrich-Miescher-Straße 15
72076 Tübingen