Director* Technology Transfer

  • BioNTech Careers
  • Mainz
  • Work experience
  • Production, manufacturing
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Become a member of the BioNTech Family!

As a part of our team of more than 2.500 pioneers, you will play a key role in developing solutions for some of the most crucial scientific challenges of our age. Within less than a year, we were able to develop our COVID-19 mRNA vaccine following the highest scientific and ethical standards – writing medical history.
We aim to reduce the suffering of people with life-changing therapies by harnessing the potential of the immune system to develop novel therapies against cancer and infectious diseases. While doing so, we are guided by our three company values: united, innovative, passionate. Get in touch with us if you are looking to be a part of creating hope for a healthy future in many people's lives.

Director* Technology Transfer MS&T

As Director* Technology Transfer, you will be making a meaningful contribution to the ongoing development within our MS&T team. In this role, you will build, manage and lead a MS&T tech transfer, validation and compliance team ensuring implementation of best practices and standards for tech transfers as well as a harmonized validation approach across the production network.
Your main responsibilities are:
  • Manage and lead a MS&T team, ensuring implementation of best practices and standards for global tech transfers
  • Develop the team and individual team members and ensure training of department members in new standards
  • Lead of optimization and continuous improvement of technical transfer, validation and compliance activities as well as related processes
  • Ensure harmonized validation practices and standards across network
  • Ensure harmonized, efficient change control implementation for MS&T department

What you have to offer.

  • University degree in (Life) Science, Engineering or a medical field
  • Profound practical experience (minimum of 8+ years) of technology transfers in a biotech or pharmaceutical company
  • Several years of professional experience in a comparable management function and ability to promote a positive team environment while mentoring and growing all staff members
  • Profound knowledge of EU / US GMP and ICH guidelines as well as regulatory standards
  • Very good process management skills, Lean and Six Sigma qualifications preferred
  • Creativity and the ability to develop a flexible approach to changing conditions
  • High team spirit, excellent interpersonal skills, and effective stakeholder management skills
  • Very good communication and presentation skills in German and English adaptable to all levels of internal and external stakeholders

Benefits for you.

  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Childcare
  • Jobticket
  • Company Bike
  • Leave Account
  • Fitness Courses
  • Mobile Office
  • Special Vacation
... and much more.

Have we kindled your pioneering spirit?

Then apply now for our location Mainz and simply send us your application documents using our online form.

If you have any further questions, our Talent Acquisition Team will be happy to answer them on + 49 (0) 6131-9084-1291 (monday-friday, from 12 noon to 4 pm).

Job-ID 5544 (please indicate for inquiries)

We look forward to your application!

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