Manufacturing Expert* MS&T

  • 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.

Manufacturing Expert* MS&T

As Manufacturing Expert*, you will be making a meaningful contribution to the ongoing development of our RNA production processes within our MS&T team. In this role, you will be our representative operating on-site on complex problem solving, and bring standards and technical solutions to our contract manufacturing partners - all in order to support us on our mission. Your main responsibilities are:
  • Leading cross-functional root cause analysis and problem solving on quality issues (e.g., recurring deviations, quality-investigations, Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA) studies)
  • Supporting at site in cross-functional teams (e.g., revalidation, laboratory remediation) with IQP champions, project managers and Quality Assurance managers to implement manufacturing process changes
  • Co-leading continuous improvement and cost reduction projects within MS&T 
  • Supporting manufacturing and quality teams as technical personnel and managing technical affairs with internal and external stakeholders 
  • Supporting the creation and maintenance of relevant production documents, e.g. Standard Operating Procedures SOPs, batch instructions, protocols, and validation reports

What you have to offer.

  • University degree in (Life) Science, Engineering or a medical field
  • Practical, hands-on experience and very strong expertise in on-site manufacturing and quality assurance within the life science industry (ideally a biotech or pharmaceutical company)
  • Excellent at technical writing as required for Electronic Batch Management (EBM), Batch Records (MBRs, MFRs) and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Creativity and the ability to develop a flexible approach to changing conditions in challenging situations with a can-do mentality
  • High team spirit, excellent collaborating skills, and effective stakeholder management skills
  • Profound knowledge of EU / US GMP guidelines and regulatory standards
  • Good process management skills, Lean and Six Sigma qualifications preferred  
  • Very good communication skills, fluency in German and English

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 3453 (please indicate for inquiries)

We look forward to your application!

*BioNTech does not differentiate on the basis of gender, race or ethnicity, religion, color, sexual orientation or identity, disability, age and other protected statuses as given by applicable law. We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Most important – it’s a match!

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