Research Scientist* MAP Screening & Biology

  • München (Neuried)
  • Work experience
  • Research, development, teaching
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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.

Research Scientist* MAP Screening & Biology

At our Munich site (Neuried), you will be part of the Antibody Discovery Platform and heavily engage in diverse projects and workflows of our Screening & Biology group. You will deep-dive into the biology of therapeutic targets and develop strategies for novel therapeutic discoveries.

Your main responsibilities are:
  • Hands-on screening and characterization of novel therapeutic antibodies with state-of-the-art-technologies
  • Design, perform and document experiments in therapeutic R&D projects entirely independently and provide solutions for emerging challenges
  • Establish new or adapt existing assays and processes, including high-throughput methodologies
  • Proactively contribute innovative ideas on platform development as well as  technical or methodical solutions
  • Present data and project summaries to the research team and in cross-functional project meetings
  • Participate in lab infrastructure routines

What you have to offer.

  • Master’s degree with 5 years of professional experience or a Ph.D. in the field of Biology, Biochemistry, Immunology or related sciences
  • Profound experience in immunological methods, antibody characterization, cell-based in vitro assays and multicolor flow cytometry, experience with high-throughput methodologies and assay automation is an advantage
  • Sound scientific background in immunology and immuno-oncology and excellent skills in deducing project-relevant ideas from scientific literature
  • Good knowledge of Excel, statistical analyses, ideally experienced user of XLfit and/or GraphPad Prism software
  • Ability to work well structured and independently in a fast-paced environment as well as joy in working in an interdisciplinary and international environment
  • Highly collaborative and supportive mindset of delivering solutions to the entire team
  • Very good German and English language skills

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 München (Neuried) 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 6976 (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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