Senior Scientist Translational and Clinical Science (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 500 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 Scientist Translational and Clinical Science (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 
  • Discuss plans and data with external experts and integrate their advice to achieve and maintain excellence in the field
  • Provide 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 at 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 the fields of virology, microbiology, infectious disease 
  • Several years 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 required.
  • 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
Christina Glass
Friedrich-Miescher-Straße 15
72076 Tübingen