Scientist in Technical Platform Development (f/m/d)

Design. Progress. Together.


CureVac SE is a global biopharmaceutical company researching and developing novel drugs based on the natural molecule Messenger RNA (mRNA). Our focus is on prophylactic vaccines, innovative cancer immunotherapies and protein-based therapies. Currently, all RNA people are striving to achieve our main goal: To bring multiple best-in-class mRNA drugs to market.


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


Scientist in Technical Platform Development (f/m/d)



Your responsibilities:  


•    Based on scientific data, you evaluate critical quality attributes (CQAs) of mRNA as active ingredients and LNP formulations with regard to efficacy and safety
•    By working closely with multiple development teams and process experts, you continuously gain knowledge and incorporate relevant observations into your assessments
•    You identify gaps, initiate necessary studies in coordination with the project teams and departments and coordinate cross-functional activities as required 
•    You act as a competent contact person for our project teams, advising them on topics related to Quality Target Product Profiles (qTPPs) and CQA assessments

Your qualifications:

•    PhD in the field of biotechnology, pharmacy, chemistry or a comparable qualification 
•    Profound professional experience in biotechnology or in the pharmaceutical industry
•    Ideally, previous knowledge of mRNA and lipid nanoparticles or liposomes
•    In-depth knowledge in the field of analytics
•    Basic knowledge of clinical trials and phase-specific requirements for the characterization of investigational medicinal products 
•    Excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills 
•    Ability to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment
•    Prior experience in technical writing is a plus
•    Fluency in English is a must, additional German skills are preferred





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 SE


Human Resources
Julia Daake 
Friedrich-Miescher-Straße 15
72076 Tübingen