Working @ Immatics

Bioinformatician as Scientific Software Engineer*

Permanent employee, Full-time · Tuebingen (Germany)

We are currently seeking a full-time Bioinformatician as Scientific Software Engineer* to support our R&D teams to develop innovative product candidates for cancer immunotherapy. You will work at our site in Tuebingen (Germany) in an interdisciplinary environment with colleagues from our global research, manufacturing, quality control, and clinical departments and will contribute to our mission of developing new cancer immunotherapies to improve clinical outcomes for patients. Tuebingen is a vibrant University city close to Stuttgart in the south of Germany. This is a permanent position.
Your mission
You will support Immatics’ efforts to further digitalize the management of laboratory data for cancer immunotherapies. Your main responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following tasks: 

  • Structure data and ensure data integrity in the LIMS (Lab Information Management System) for the research, manufacturing, quality control, and clinical departments.
  • Develop, maintain, and document interfaces between the LIMS and other applications (e.g., MES) and lab devices.
  • Integrate the LIMS with our clinical data warehouse as part of our XCUBE™ immunoinformatics platformto enable real-time access and facilitate interactive analysis.
  • Contribute to the automatic data processing which empowers our scientists to work efficiently and to improve cancer immunotherapies for patients.
  • Collaborate with life-science users to migrate data into the LIMS, maintain data integrity and efficient data structures, and configure the system based on user requests.
Your profile
  • You hold a PhD degree in Computer Science, Bioinformatics, or a related field, or have at least three years of relevant work experience.
  • You have relevant experience with database and software development in a biological or medical application context, demonstrated either through work experience or University courses. Knowledge of LIMS, LabVantage LIMS, SaaS systems, SQL databases, interface development, or immunology is an advantage.
  • You are familiar with Linux-based systems and proficient in at least one scripting language (Python, Perl, or similar).
  • You have excellent communication skills in English, a high degree of independent working and analytical reasoning, and enjoy working in an interdisciplinary collaborative environment.
We kindly ask you to enclose with your application your transcripts of records (including all courses attended and grades earned) for all degrees (i.e., Bachelor, Master, PhD, if applicable) and to briefly mention which of your professional skills are relevant for this position from your point of view as well as why you are interested in working at Immatics.
Why us?
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. We believe in supporting our employees’ professional and social skills: We enable them to join conferences and trainings as well as to enjoy our Immatics benefits – e.g., job bike, job ticket, Health Programs, childcare benefits, relocation allowance, Company summer and winter events.
*We value diversity and inclusion. Immatics N.V. and all Immatics subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.
About Us
Immatics combines the discovery of true targets for cancer immunotherapies with the development of the right T cell receptors with the goal of enabling a robust and specific T cell response against these targets.

This deep know-how is the foundation for our pipeline of Adoptive Cell Therapies and TCR Bispecifics as well as our partnerships with global leaders in the pharmaceutical industry. We are committed to delivering the power of T cells and to unlocking new avenues for patients in their fight against cancer.