Engineer (f/m/d) Analytical Development - Biophysical Chemistry

Design. Progress. Together.


CureVac SE is a global biopharmaceutical company researching and developing novel drugs based on the natural molecule Messenger RNA (mRNA). Our focus is on prophylactic vaccines, innovative cancer immunotherapies and protein-based therapies. Currently, all RNA people are striving to achieve our main goal: To bring multiple best-in-class mRNA drugs to market.


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


Engineer (f/m/d) Analytical Development - Biophysical Chemistry


Your Responsibilities


  • Independent development and optimization of analytical methods in the field of Plasmid DNA, mRNA and Lipid Nanoparticles
  • Work in a team to support establishing innovative methods in chemistry and biochemistry with focus on hands-on work in the lab
  • Support analytical method characterization and transfer in quality control department
  • Support the activities of other departments by performing routine and service analytics
  • Data analysis and documentation
  • Preparation of SOPs, reports, and presentations
  • Assisting laboratory organization (i.e., device maintenance, ordering and other administrative tasks)


Your Qualification


  • Master's Degree in biological/chemical sciences or equivalent
  • Experience in biochemical and chemical methods (e.g.  CGE, spectroscopy, DLS and      electrophoretic methods)
  • Sound knowledge of HPLC-based methods (IP-RP, AEX, SEC) in the field of nucleic acids (mRNA, plasmid DNA) and lipids
  • Demonstrate independent and reliable laboratory work
  • Knowledge in statistical data analysis is of advantage
  • Excellent team spirit, communication and presentation 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 SE


Human Resources
Gregor Zimmermann 
Friedrich-Miescher-Straße 15
72076 Tübingen