Scientist* Nanoparticle Manufacturing Technologies

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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.

Scientist* Nanoparticle Manufacturing Technologies

In this position, you will contribute significantly to the evaluation of novel technologies for the production of liposomes, lipoplexes, LNPs, polyplexes, etc., enabling the manufacturing of novel nanoparticulate drug delivery systems for next-generation treatments.

Your main responsibilities are:
  • Screening of technologies for product manufacturing relevant to BioNTech's pipeline
  • Planning, execution, documentation and interpretation of experiments on your own initiative
  • Independently prepare reports and communicate with internal and external partners
  • Guidance of Research Associates and student assistants

What you have to offer.

  • Completed university studies with a scientific and technical background such as chemistry, pharmacy, physics, biochemistry or similar
  • PhD or several years of professional experience in the production of nanoparticles; experience with nucleic acids is an advantage
  • Expertise in physicochemical characterization of nanoparticles as e. g. DLS, SAXS, NTA, Zeta-potential, TEM, etc.
  • Careful and structured way of working, reliability, very good written expression skills and willingness to take responsibility in an interdisciplinary team
  • Presentation skills and very good organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills in 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 6381 (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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