We are currently seeking an Associate Director Immunology (all genders welcome) to support our team in the development of innovative immunotherapeutic products. You will work in Tübingen (Germany) in an interdisciplinary environment with colleagues from all research as well as business development and intellectual property departments. Your analytical reasoning and action-oriented style as well as your organization and communication skills will contribute to the team’s success. This is a permanent position.
You hold a PhD degree in life sciences and have relevant industry experience. You have a proven track record and 5+ years hands-on experience in experimental immunology, cellular and molecular biology in the context of clinical trials. In addition, you have in-depth understanding of cell biology and immunology, ideally in the field of cancer therapy. Experience with standardized cell-based functional assays, multicolor flow cytometry and SQL or Python is mandatory. Knowledge of Anti-Drug-Antibody Detection is an advantage. You are able to lead lab personnel with passion and have a desire to continue in a lab supervising role.
We expect a high degree of independent working and analytical reasoning and decision-making skills. You have excellent communication skills, both in English and German, and you are familiar with the requirements of commercial business and interaction with external partners. You are conversant with the establishment of quality assurance systems and you take careful editing and documenting of your results for granted. You embrace rapidly changing requirements with an open mind, think outside the box and show a high degree of flexibility in an environment which is marked by a constant striving for excellence. Your motivation is driven by your dedication to innovation and science. You approach tasks in a structured, reliable and foresighted manner, combined with an elevated level of individual responsibility, enthusiasm and strong social skills. Some travel may be required.