Scientist* Formulation Analytic & Assay Development (Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS))

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

Scientist* Formulation Analytic & Assay Development (Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS))

At BioNTech, you will develop and optimize new liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (LC-MS) methods for potency testing and other release analytics. Your main responsibilities are:
  • Development, implementation, optimization and performance of analytical assays for accurate and sensitive quantification of peptides and proteins in cell lysates (including sample purification, protein digestion, LC-MS measurements and data analysis)
  • Close collaboration within the Analytics team as well as with internal and external partners (for method transfer, lab automatization and interdisciplinary knowledge exchange)
  • Development of analytical strategies for the characterization of lipid-based nanopharmaceuticals by LC-MS
  • LC-MS instrument maintenance and troubleshooting
  • Automatization of sample preparation and data processing

What you have to offer.

  • PhD in pharmaceutical or natural sciences or Master degree with several years of relevant work experience
  • Profound knowledge LC-MS based analysis for quantification of peptides in cell lysates (targeted analysis or proteomics)
  • Hands-on experience in LC-MS instrument maintenance and troubleshooting
  • Professional experiences in the development, establishment and application of analytical assays, ideally within the pharmaceutical industry
  • High level of organization and reliability, well-structured and precise way of working and willingness to take responsibility as well as ability to work in a team with enthusiasm
  • Fluent in German and English (spoken and written)

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 7149 (please indicate for inquiries)

We look forward to your application!

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