04/29/2021 | CureVac AG

Senior Scientist Immunomonitoring and Biomarker (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, about 600 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

Senior Scientist Immunomonitoring and Biomarker (f/m/d)

Kennziffer: 2201-2102

Your responsibilities:

  • Plan and execute high-quality state-of-the-art biomarker analyses for clinical trials
  • Develop and validate bioanalytical methods
  • Measurement of clinical samples as well as analysis and reporting of results in cooperation with clinical teams
  • Leadership of research associates
  • Support lab organization and organize lab activities
  • Work in compliance with GCP guidelines
  • Evaluate and select external vendors for state-of-the-art biomarker assessments
  • Co-responsibility in planning the analysis of biological parameters as part of clinical studies, either internally or by external providers
  • Management of cooperations with external partners and service providers
  • Conduct systematic literature research

Your qualifications:

  • Extensive industry experience in the fields of immunology, virology, microbiology, infectious disease or immuno-oncology is mandatory
  • Broad experience in serology, immunomonitoring and/or PD biomarkers laboratory
  • Experience in various immunomonitoring as well as blood and tissue PD biomarker methods (e.g. functional polychromatic flow cytometry, ELISpot, ELISA, multiplex-based serology, gene expression profiling, NGS) is a plus
  • Academic and/or industry experience in PD biomarker analysis of clinical trial specimens
  • Familiar with management of lab resources
  • Experience in leadership of research associates
  • Knowledge of GCP and/or GLP documentation techniques
  • Excellent team spirit and communication skills
  • Service-oriented approach, with a flexible and proactive attitude toward changes and new challenges
  • Experience in MS Office and statistical software packages (e.g. GraphPad PRISM, R or JMP, SAS, or others) is a plus
  • Fluency in English; German is a plus

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.

Further information: Senior Scientist Immunomonitoring and Biomarker (f/m/d)

CureVac AG
Human Resources
Ms Christina Glass
Friedrich-Miescher-Straße 15
72076 Tübingen