Everyone can achieve great things at BioNTech! We develop revolutionary approaches in the fight against cancer and other diseases. BioNTech wants to become the world’s leading biotechnology company for individualized cancer medicine. Over 1000 dedicated, passionate pioneers achieve sensational success and promising breakthroughs time and again by forging new paths – and ensure people all around the world have hope for the future. You too can become a pioneer!

Bioinformatics Scientist*/Computational Biologist*

Data Management and Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS)

Here, you’ll achieve greatness.

Extend the bioinformatics team and enhance its knowledge. Continuous development and implementation of novel bioinformatics methods, improvements and innovations, and integrate them into an existing pipeline. Your duties in detail:
  • Programming and analysing bioinformatics data with knowledge in Python, R, and Bash required, Apply analytical and bioinformatics tools
  • Data management tasks and further developping bioinformatic methods
  • Carrying out statistical tests derived from medical/immunological wet lab processes
  • Analyze data and evaluate or construct machine learning models
  • Work within the team as well as with other interdisciplinary and/or intercultural teams

What you have to offer.

  • Degree in bioinformatics, biological sciences, mathematics, physics or similiar sciences, with at least 3 years of working experience
  • Very good programming skills and experience (e.g. Python, R - Bioconductor)
  • Knowledge and experience in developing software and experience in using bioinformatics tools, including such for analysing and interpretation of high throughput sequencing data
  • Experience in the biological/medical field and a deep understanding and experience with immunological and molecular cancer processes is advantageous
  • Proven statistical knowledge is a must; experience in analysis and interpretation of high throughput profiling data including NGS data and/or machine learning experience is a plus
  • Curiosity and passion for research, good communication and interpersonal skills as well as a good working knowledge of English
  • Enthusiastic and strong teamplayer, working effectively in an agile start-up environment

Benefits for you.

...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, Johanna Malich 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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