Senior Data Governance Specialist (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, Wiesbaden or Amsterdam, we are currently looking to recruit a


Senior Data Governance Specialist (f/m/d)


Your Responsibilities:


  • Define, roll out, and adjust the data governance framework, including standards and processes, to ensure effective governance of data in domains
  • Align data governance efforts across data domains and responsibilities, ensuring synergies are realized despite decentralized ownership of data
  • Define, deploy, and track global data governance performance metrics to evaluate the effectiveness of data governance initiatives
  • Provide steering and coaching to data stewards
  • Manage and promote data governance knowledge-sharing activities across CureVac 
  • Specify data governance tooling requirements 


Your Qualifications:


  • University degree in a related field, or an equivalent qualification 
  • Extensive experience in leading data governance in a corporate, environment including data governance principles, data protection, and privacy laws and regulations, preferably in the Life Science area
  • Leadership skills focusing on technically leading data stewards in a matrix organization, capability of managing multiple initiatives, prioritizing tasks, and achieving objectives within timelines
  • Experience in change management; capability of driving the adoption of new data governance practices and culture within organizations
  • Strong communication skills for stakeholder alignments with data owners on a senior management level as well as data stewards on a subject matter expert level
  • 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 Corporate Services GmbH


Human Resources
Zehra Blume 
Friedrich-Miescher-Straße 15
72076 Tübingen