Engineer in Assay Development - RNA Printer (f/m/d)

Design. Progress. Together.


CureVac AG 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 in Assay Development - RNA Printer (f/m/d)

Your responsibilities:


  •     Independent development and optimization of bioanalytical assays with strong hands-on work in the lab
  •     Work in a team to support establishing innovative methods in Chemistry and Biochemistry
  •     Data analysis and documentation (in electronic and paper forms) of experimental results
  •     Transfer of methods to quality control department
  •     Assisting Laboratory organization (i.e. device maintenance, order and other administrative tasks)
  •     Preparation of SOPs, reports and presentations

Your qualifications:


  •     Requires a bachelor or Master degree in the biological/chemical sciences or related field
  •     Experience in biochemical and chemical methods (e.g.   ELISA, PCR, Sequencing, activity assays, DLS and electrophoretic methods)
  •     Experience in different chromatographic methods such as AEX, RP, and/or SEC
  •     Strong hands-on power
  •     Independent and reliable lab work
  •     Knowledge in statistical data analysis and experimental design (DoE) is of advantage
  •     Experience in method validation would be a benefit
  •     Familiar with Microsoft office
  •     Fluent English in spoken and written
  •     Excellent team spirit


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
Alexander Siller 
Friedrich-Miescher-Straße 15
72076 Tübingen