Engineer (f/m/d) Downstream Processing - RNA Printer®

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Design. Progress. Together.

CureVac AG 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

Engineer (f/m/d) Downstream Processing - RNA Printer®
Job-ID: 3601-2116

Your responsibilities:

  • Independently plan and execute development, optimization and implementation of UFDF (UltraFiltration/DiaFiltration Processes) Processes in the RNA Printer®
  • Support and transfer of documentation, testing and documents e.g. URSs (User Requirement Specifications) and Development Reports
  • Contribute to the general operation of the laboratory including, but not limited to the maintenance and troubleshooting of equipment, ordering of supplies
  • Analyze and summarize results from experiments
  • Communicate findings in the form of presentations and reports to the project team
  • Workstream communication with external project partners and suppliers

Your qualifications:

  • Master degree in (technical) biology, biotechnology, bioprocess engineering, chemistry, biochemistry or a comparable qualification
  • Experience in Cross Flow Filtration is mandatory, experience in HPLC (High performance Liquid Chromatography) is advantageous
  • Knowledge of biochemical and molecular biological methods preferential with experience in nucleic acids
  • Knowledge in the regulated environment and in laboratory documentation according to GMP is an advantage
  • Structured, reliable, motivated and independent way of working
  • Experienced handling of MS Office
  • Open-mindedness as well as a focused and efficient approach to working
  • Ability to set priorities in case of high workloads
  • Flexible and proactive attitude towards changing needs
  • Excellent team spirit and communication skills
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English and German

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
Ms Christina Glass
Friedrich-Miescher-Straße 15
72076 Tübingen