Manager Technical Production & Process Development (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 support our team at Tübingen location near Stuttgart, we are looking for you in the position of as soon as possible


Manager Technical Production & Process Development (f/m/d)


Your responsibilities:


  • Management of a team of scientists, engineers and technical assistants
  • Build and maintain excellent relationships with key stakeholders across the company
  • Planning of resources, budget responsibility, KPI reporting
  • Planning of process development activities and technical production campaigns
  • Planning and execution of process characterization
  • Development and optimization of GMP-compliant manufacturing processes for the automated DNA, RNA and formulated bulk production
  • Support of process transfers into the GMP environment, e.g., collaboration in the preparation of risk analyses, plans and reports
  • Preparation of SOPs, laboratory instructions and training documents



Your qualifications:


  • Completed university studies with a doctorate in a life science field, e.g., biotechnology, pharmacy, chemistry, or a comparable qualification
  • Several years of professional experience in process development, ideally in a pharmaceutical environment
  • Relevant knowledge of the production of biopharmaceutical substances as well as their characterization
  • Several years of experience in team management
  • Basic knowledge in project management, statistical design of experiments and data analysis (DoE) desirable
  • Fluent English; German skills are an advantage


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