Azure Cloud Architect (f/m/d)

Design. Progress. Together.


CureVac Corporate Services GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of CureVac SE, combines the central functions of the CureVac business group. CureVac is a global biopharmaceutical company in the field of mRNA technology, with more than 20 years of expertise in researching, developing and optimizing the versatile biological molecule for medical purposes. Our focus is on prophylactic vaccines, innovative cancer immunotherapies, and protein-based therapies. All RNA people are striving to achieve our main joint goal: To bring multiple best-in-class mRNA medicines to market.


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


Azure Cloud Architect (f/m/d)




Your responsibilities: 


  • Lead the design and architecture of our corporate-wide Azure platform
  • Lead cloud adoption (at scale), including the stablishment of governance mechanisms, the delivery of migration projects, and the modification of I&O’s target operating model in collaboration with the infrastructure lead
  • Create architectural designs to guide and contextualize solution development across products, services, projects, and systems, including applications, technologies, processes, and information on Microsoft Azure
  • Manage and develop the architecture for a broader scope of projects and products, working closely with application consultants & engineers (e. g., bioinformaticians, CureVac's RNA printer) that manage and design architecture for a single project, product or initiative
  • Design and implement technical solutions on Microsoft Azure
  • Work closely with IT business partners and other IT functions to ensure a robust architectural runway that can support future business requirements throughout the product lifecycle
  • Understand business drivers and business capabilities (future and current state), determine corresponding enterprise solution designs and change requirements to drive the organization's targeted business outcomes



Your Qualifications:


  • Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent
  • Several years of (technical) experience in at least two IT solution development disciplines, including technical or infrastructure architecture, network management, application development, middleware, database management or cloud development
  • Good understanding of product management, agile principles and development methodologies
  • Capability of supporting agile teams by providing advice and guidance on opportunities, impact, and risks
  • Ability to take account of technical and architectural debt
  • Experience developing architecture blueprints, strategies, and roadmaps
  • Knowledge of various backend development languages (Java, Go, Python), data-base technologies (MySQL, MongoDB, Oracle) and frontend web development languages (JavaScript, HTML, CSS)
  • Knowledge of various aspects of a technology architecture like integration, network, and security
  • Experience working with information principles and processes, as well as financial models and budgeting
  • Understanding and knowledge of system development life cycle methodologies (such as waterfall, spiral, agile software development, rapid prototyping, incremental, synchronize and stabilize, and DevOps)
  • Understanding and knowledge of IT service management (ITSM) and Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
  • Extensive understanding of application development methodologies
  • Great analytical, planning, organizational and technical skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills



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 Corporate Services GmbH


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