Scientist (f/m/d) Potency Analytics - Early Process Development

Design. Progress. Together.

CureVac AG is a biopharmaceutical company researching and developing novel drugs based on the natural molecule Messenger RNA (mRNA). Our focus is on innovative cancer immunotherapies, prophylactic vaccines and molecular therapies. Currently, about 470 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 currently looking to recruit an

Scientist (f/m/d) Potency Analytics - Early Process Development 
Job-ID: 3601 -2005

Your responsibilities:

  • Independent development and optimization of bioanalytical methods with hands-on work in the lab
  • Transfer of analytical methods to Quality Control
  • Characterization of formulations and their components
  • Preparation of SOPs, reports and presentations
  • Supporting external cooperations
  • Maintenance of the several functions of the analytical laboratory
  • Participation in writing invention disclosures

Your qualifications:

  • PhD or equivalent degree in life sciences, pharmaceutical biotechnology, biochemistry, chemistry or equivalent degree
  • Strong hands-on experience in cell based assays (e.g. cell culture techniques, in vitro potency, expression, immune stimulation, viability assays, FACS, cell imaging) 
  • Experience in biochemical and molecular methods (e.g. ELISA, WB, enzyme assays, spectroscopy and nucleic acid analysis (PCR, electrophoretic methods))
  • Knowledge in statistical data analysis and experimental design (DoE) is of advantage
  • Experience in method validation would be a benefit
  • Excellent team spirit
  • Fluency in English; German is a plus

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
Gregor Zimmermann
Friedrich-Miescher-Straße 15
72076 Tübingen