Thanks to your contribution at BioNTech, the development work in the formulation of nanotherapeutics and related pharmaceutical products is being further developed and advanced. Your duties in detail are:
Development of innovative RNA nanotherapeutics and related pharmaceutical products;
Production and characterization of formulations in close exchange with participating Teams and proactive introduction of independent solutions for tasks in the development of new RNA nanoparticle preparations;
Regular provision of preparations for preclinical testing in compliance with deadlines and quality requirements;
Independent planning, organization, performance, analysis, and documentation of experiments, as well as compilation and documentation of respective results;
Coordination of your own work in the team as well as with internal and external partners, responsibility for internal and external cooperations.
What you have to offer:
Completed studies with a doctorate in pharmacy (ideally in pharmaceutical engineering) or a comparable natural science sector;
Very good technical expertise in physics and chemistry of colloidal systems, assembly of nanoparticle systems and approaches to their chemical functionalization
Knowledge of the chemistry of nucleotides, peptides, lipids, polymers and related systems;
Expertise of nanoparticle preparations for pharmaceutical application in areas such as drug delivery, gene delivery, RNA and DNA therapeutics as well as regulatory requirements for the development of these products;
Independent, well-structured and precise way of working, team spirit, as well as good communication skills in an interdisciplinary environment. Very good English skills. German skills are advantageous.