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Scientist/ Senior Scientist Formulation of therapeutic oligonucleotides (m/f)

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Rigontec is an innovative biotechnology company developing novel treatments for cancer and viral infections based on the targeted activation of the RIG-I receptor, an essential part of the innate immune system. Rigontec recently extended the first financing round to €30 million and will soon initiate the first clinical trial in immuno-oncology. If you are interested in becoming a part of a small, dedicated and goal-oriented team in one of the most exciting areas of biotechnology, please send us your application. We look forward to hearing from you!
For our team at the IZB in Martinsried (Munich) we are looking for:

Scientist/Senior Scientist Formulation of therapeutic oligonucleotides (m/f)

As a scientist at Rigontec the successful candidate will focus on the development of novel strategies to use immune activation by oligonucleotides to fight cancer and viral infections. His/her research will lead to novel drug candidates to be developed in preclinical research.
The position
  • Perform cutting-edge research in oligonucleotide-based immunotherapy
  • Establish innovative and robust delivery strategies for oligonucleotides
  • Address fundamental questions, design and execute experiments in a well-documented way
  • Work in an innovative environment and be part of a thriving biotech company
The ideal candidate
  • A PhD degree in pharmacy/biotechnology/chemistry/oncology or any other relevant field
  • Significant experience in pharmaceutical formulation and delivery techniques for oligonucleotides
  • Knowledge of CMC relevant issues
  • Expertise in the field of immunostimulatory oligonucleotides would be a plus
  • Should be able to conduct research in an independent fashion
  • Has interest in advancing an innovative, therapeutic concept
  • Is a proactive, goal-oriented, well-organized team player
  • Can solve problems creatively
  • Has excellent oral and written communication skills in English
The position offered is covered by a permanent contract. The preferred start date for this position is the IV quarter of 2016.

Please upload your application via our Online System. We are looking forward to getting to know you.


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The Rigontec GmbH is using the Recruiter on demand service from Constares. This position is managed by a Constares Consultant.
For any Questions you can reach Frau Julita Zielewska at +49 89 1250 398 36.

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Germany (Bayern)
Working place
82152 Planegg/ Martinsried
Area of expertise
Pharmaceutics, Biology & Life Sciences, Chemistry, Human medicine, Biotechnology