Senior Clinical Scientist as Translational Medicine Expert (f/m/d)

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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 600 RNA people are striving to achieve our main goal: To bring multiple best-in-class mRNA drugs to market.
To boost our team in Frankfurt am Main we are currently looking to recruit a

Senior Clinical Scientist as Translational Medicine Expert (f/m/d) 
Job-ID: 2201-2101

Your responsibilities:

  • Planning and executing high-quality and state-of-the-art clinical immunomonitoring/biomarker programs to enable projects to achieve clinical milestones
  • Write immunomonitoring/biomarker plans as part of clinical development plans
  • Discussing plans and data with external experts and integrating their advice to achieve and maintain excellence in the field
  • Providing analysis, interpretation and integration of immunomonitoring/biomarker data into regulatory documents/study reports and publications
  • Preparing presentations of immunomonitoring/biomarker results for scientific conferences, stakeholder meetings and advisory boards
  • Providing relevant sections for clinical trial protocols, IB, briefing books for meetings with regulatory agencies and other documents for the clinical development group
  • Co-accountability for bringing compounds across all therapeutic areas from preclinical research through clinical development by applying state-of-the-art biomarker and translational approaches
  • Managing projects involving clinical sample/data analyses conducted by contractors or academic collaborators
  • Providing instructions and scientific input to clinical operations colleagues and study site/laboratory staff
  • Supporting clinical specimen collection and processing involving coordination with internal and external (CRO) stakeholders

Your qualifications:

  • PhD qualification in Life Sciences or Medicine
  • Extensive experience in virology, infectious disease, immunology, oncology or
    related fields
  • Several years of experience in the pharmaceutical, biotech industry, or in an
    affiliated sector in a clinical setting
  • Industry experience in clinical development and/or execution of clinical trials
  • GCP and/or GLP documentation techniques
    Practical laboratory experience in cell culture, bioanalytics, PK/PD analysis,
    sample logistics would be of advantage
  • Excellent team spirit and communication skills
  • Fluency in English; German is a plus

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 AG

Human Resources
Ms Christina Glass
Friedrich-Miescher-Straße 15
72076 Tübingen