Senior Scientist Immunology (f/m/d)

Immatics is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company active in the discovery and development of T-cell redirecting immunotherapies for the treatment of cancer. The Company’s transformative product candidates are ‒ best in class ‒ Adoptive Cell Therapies and Bispecific TCR molecules. These products are directed against tumor targets that have been identified and validated by Immatics’ proprietary and world-leading XPRESIDENT® technology. Together with Immatics’ powerful TCR discovery technology XCEPTOR®, these two platforms allow a full range of cancer therapies to be developed. Immatics’ pipeline includes T-cell therapy programs based on the proprietary ACTolog®, ACTengine® and ACTallo® approaches, and several proprietary bispecific TCR (TCER®) and antibody molecules. Operating from Tuebingen, Munich and Houston, the Company has recognized that novel, better and safer targets are the key to developing future cancer immunotherapies and it is Immatics’ mission to deliver the power of T cells to cancer patients. For more detailed information, visit

We are currently seeking a
Senior Scientist Immunology (f/m/d)

to support our team in the development of innovative immunotherapeutic products. You will work in Tuebingen (Germany) in an interdisciplinary environment with scientists from all R&D departments, business development and intellectual property. Your analytical reasoning and action-oriented style as well as your organizational skills will contribute to the team’s success.

Activities and responsibilities

Your main responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following tasks:
  • Discovery and preclinical assessment of novel cancer immunotherapeutics
  • Planning, supervision and reporting of experiments using a wide range of standardized cellular, immunological and molecular techniques
  • Professional leadership and management of lab operations and staff
  • Project management for responsible tasks
  • Quality Management support including developing and reviewing of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Contribution to the filing of regulatory documents

Qualification profile

You hold a PhD degree in life sciences and have relevant industry experience if applicable. You have a proven track record and hands-on experience in experimental immunology, cellular and molecular biology. In addition, you have in-depth understanding of cell biology and immunology, ideally in the context of cancer therapy. Experience with cell-based functional assays and multicolor flow cytometry is mandatory. You are able to lead a lab team with passion and have a desire to continue in a laboratory-organizer role.

We expect a high degree of independent working and analytical reasoning. 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 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.


We are a committed and inspired team and cherish the collegial, highly motivated and family-friendly atmosphere within Immatics. Our culture allows for a high level of originality, independent thinking and initiative.

Send application to

If you’re interested in working for Immatics, please apply online and provide your application documents along with the relevant credentials and certificates. Mrs Annemarie Selbenbacher will answer initial questions at +49 89 125 03 98 33.

While applying for the job please refer to jobvector and use the following reference number: jv-0712

About Immatics Biotechnologies GmbH

Immatics Biotechnologies GmbH   Immatics Biotechnologies GmbH ist ein unabhängiges biopharmazeutisches Unternehmen mit Sitz in Tübingen und München, das aktive Immuntherapien gegen Krebs entwickelt. Die therapeutischen Impfstoffe von immatics basieren auf Kombinationen mehrerer tumor-assoziierter Peptide (TUMAPs), die das Immunsystem gezielt gegen...

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