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Senior Scientific Director Immunotherapy (m|f|d)

Progress prospers with inspiration and curiosity. For 30 years Miltenyi Biotec has been developing products and services that are used in basic research, translational research and cell therapy. Today we are a team of more than 3,500 scientists, physicians, engineers, marketers and numerous other specialists. At Miltenyi Biotec, innovative ideas are being turned into cutting edge products. Together, we are passionate about driving biomedical progress towards curing severe diseases.

Your role

As part of Miltenyi Biotec’s research and development department, you are heading a division with focus on gene engineered T-cell immunotherapy (new cellular drug products and required innovative technologies). These programs are largely targeted towards malignant, but also other severe diseases. The tasks and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • responsibility for the strategic development to implementation of respective project portfolios
  • accountability for resource management, organization and alignment of the division to serve the company’s top goals and projects
  • maintaining close collaboration with other R&D divisions, as well as Miltenyi Biomedicine
  • sustaining regular dialogue with key partners and proactively and continually expanding on a network of collaborators in academia and clinics

Your profile

  • PhD/MD/PostDoc training in immunotherapy, immune-oncology or immunology; outstanding skills in the field of gene engineering of T cells, in research and pre-clinical development
  • supported clinical translation including documentation and interaction with relevant authorities
  • proven leader with several years in pharma/biotech industry or relevant academia position
  • exceptional ability to lead large teams as well as functional groups, identify and develop talent, and delegate effectively; proven capability to lead, motivate, inspire in a diverse, global, cross-functional structure
  • creative, able to work in a quality-oriented, independent, but at the same time interdisciplinary fashion, and open to new challenges
  • excellent communications skills and track record of successful experience in KOL and consortia management

What we offer

  • A modern workplace and exciting opportunities in the development of technologies with a secure future
  • Cross-border intercultural cooperation and short communication channels
  • A collegial corporate culture and flexible working hours enable time management on your own terms
  • Personalized employee development program: specialist and personal training courses provided by our own training academy
  • Diverse corporate benefits with regard to employee health, sport, and staff events

Contact us

If you have the skills and qualifications for this position, please use the link to send us your details (application letter, curriculum vitae, references and certificates). Please give us some idea of when you can start and the kind of salary you are looking for.

Your contact

Carolin Harks
+49 2204 8306 2520

Apply now

Miltenyi Biotec B.V. & Co. KG
Human Resources
Friedrich-Ebert-Strasse 68
51429 Bergisch Gladbach Germany