Senior Research Associate* - Cloning

  • Mainz
  • Research, development, teaching

Become a member of the BioNTech Family!

As a part of our team of more than 1.500 pioneers, you will play a key role in developing solutions for some of the most crucial scientific challenges of our age: Amongst multiple programs in the pipeline, we are conducting research on a Covid-19 vaccine in our project “Lightspeed” based on our mRNA-technologies. Furthermore, we are pioneers in the development of individualized cancer therapies and in the combat against other diseases.
We aim to achieve life-changing successes for patients by being innovative, passionate and united,so 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.

Senior Research Associate* - Cloning

As part of the Antibodies team, you will actively support BioNTech's clinical research. Together with the entire team, you will play a decisive role as a Senior Research Associate* on the operative level in advancing BioNTech's individualised therapeutic approaches. Your main responsibilities are:
  • Cloning, sequence analysis, PCR, RNA & DNA extractions
  • Complete and independent experimental planning (planning, implementation, documentation, data analysis, initial interpretation)
  • Independent establishment / optimization of methods / assays / techniques in the field of cloning
  • Laboratory organization
  • Independent preparation and revision of SOPs

What you have to offer.

  • Education as laboratory technician or equivalent with at least 5 years of working experience, preferably in a company surrounding. Sound knowledge in molecular biology required 
  • Experience in operating liquid handling robots e.g. Tecan
  • Basic knowledge of NGS sequencing and capillary electrophoresis is a plus
  • Independent and self-guided writing and documentation is a requirement
  • Experience and interest in setting up and planning ELISAs (e.g. MSD platform) is a plus 
  • Organizational work is obligatory and e.g. safety officer tasks appreciated

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, Anna Flister 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, religion, color, origin, sexual orientation, disability, age and other protected status as required by applicable law. We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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