Data 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, Wiesbaden, Amsterdam or Ottignies-Louvain-la-Neuve we are currently looking to recruit a 


Data Architect (f/m/d)


Your Responsibilities:


  • Interpret and deliver impactful strategic plans improving data integration, data quality, and data delivery in support of CureVac initiatives and roadmaps ​ 
  • Collaborate with teams to design the structure and layout of data systems, including databases, warehouses, and lakes ​ 
  • Select and implement database management systems that meet the organization’s needs by defining data schemas, optimizing data storage, and establishing data access controls and security measures ​ 
  • Translate high-level business requirements into data models and appropriate metadata, test data and data quality standards ​ 
  • Manage senior business stakeholders to secure strong engagement and ensure that the delivery of the project aligns with longer-term strategic roadmaps ​ 
  • Simplify the existing data architecture, delivering reusable services and cost-saving opportunities in line with the policies and standards of the company ​ 
  • Lead and participate in the peer review and quality assurance of projects’ architectural artifacts across the group’s Enterprise Architecture through governance forums ​ 
  • Define and manage standards, guidelines, and processes to ensure data quality ​ 
  • Guide solution design and architecture to meet business needs  


Your Qualifications:


  • University degree in computer science, data science, engineering, a related field ​or an equivalent qualification 
  • Experience in design and implementation of data models for enterprise data warehouse initiatives ​ 
  • Proven track record in leading projects involving data warehousing, data modeling, and data analysis ​ 
  • Proficiency in the design and implementation of modern data architectures and concepts such as cloud services (Azure, GCP), real-time data distribution, and modern data warehouse tools​ 
  • Ability to think strategically and relate architectural decisions and recommendations to business needs and client culture  
  • Willingness to regularly learn and adopt new technology, especially in the ML/AI realm  
  • Capability to synthesize and clearly communicate large volumes of complex information to senior management of various technical understandings
  • Capacity to collaborate and excel in complex, cross-functional teams involving data scientists, business analysts, and stakeholders
  • Fluency in English, German skills are 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 Corporate Services GmbH


Human Resources
Alba Ardito 
Friedrich-Miescher-Straße 15
72076 Tübingen