Safety Physician* Vaccines & Infectious Diseases

  • Mainz
  • Work experience
  • Research, development, teaching
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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.

Safety Physician* Vaccines & Infectious Diseases

In this role, you are responsible for the safety monitoring of assigned new vaccine products under development for the prevention of infectious diseases. You act as medical safety expert for the development of BioNTech’s vaccines, under the guidance of the Senior Director Medical Safety.  
Your main responsibilities are:
  • Perform Clinical Safety tasks on individual patient level (e.g. medical assessments of Serious Adverse Events and Adverse Events of Special Interest.)
  • You request follow up information, as may needed, and you decide on expedited regulatory reporting of new safety information to competent authorities and ethics committees
  • Be the primary addressee for the Clinical Safety Managers, Medical Monitors and the CRO for all medical safety related topics on clinical trial level and act as a team member of the clinical trial core team
  • Monitor the benefit-risk profile of assigned development products 
  • Provide medical safety input to the writing and approval of safety sections in key regulatory and clinical documents
  • Provide regular safety updates to the clinical trial core team

What you have to offer.

  • Medical Degree; in addition, PhD and/or specialist training in internal medicine, infectiology, public health or other relevant discipline preferred
  • several years of experience as a (sub-)investigator for clinical trials, preferably in the area of vaccines and/or anti-infective therapies   
  • Experiences in vaccines clinical development in biotech or pharmaceutical industry or equivalent
  • Practical knowledge of conducting vaccine trials in the population and/or clinical trials in low-grade infrastructure geographies 
  • Experience in data analysis and reporting of results from interventional clinical trials 
  • Excellent English writing 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 Mainz and simply send us your application documents using our online form.

If you have any further questions, Johanna Diehl will be happy to answer them on + 49 (0) 6131-9084-1291 (monday-friday, from 12 noon).

*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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