Working @ Immatics

Bioinformatician as Statistical Data Scientist*

Permanent employee, Full-time · Tuebingen (Germany)

We are currently seeking a full- or part-time Bioinformatician as Statistical Data Scientist* to support our R&D team to develop innovative immunotherapeutic products for next-generation cancer therapy. You will work in Tübingen (Germany) in an interdisciplinary environment with colleagues from research and clinical departments and will contribute to our mission of developing new cancer immunotherapies to improve clinical outcomes for patients. Tübingen is a vibrant University city close to Stuttgart in the south of Germany. This is a permanent position.
Your mission
Your main responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following tasks: 

  • Analyze clinical data and data from various assays with statistics or statistical learning methods, document and present your findings to guide and support scientific decisions.
  • Guide experimental design, understanding the mechanisms of data generation and contributing statistical expertise.
  • Make suitable assumptions and develop statistical models to infer relationships between variables or test hypotheses.
  • Contribute to our in-house platform for data analysis in XCUBE™ that empowers your fellow scientists to develop innovative cancer immunotherapies in a data-driven manner.
  • Develop queries against relational databases to enable targeted analyses, develop tailored visualizations and support the publication of clinical data, working closely with your colleagues from Translational Science and other scientific departments.
Your profile
  • You hold a PhD degree in Bioinformatics, Biostatistics or a related field. Ideally, you have gained two or more years of additional work experience in industry or academia. 
  • You have a deep foundation in statistics and experience with biological and clinical data.
  • You are proficient in at least one scripting or programming language (e.g., R, Python) and are familiar with Linux based systems. 
  • Knowledge of SQL databases, machine learning, peptidomics, or immunology is an advantage.
  • You have excellent communication skills in English, a high degree of independent working and analytical reasoning, and you thrive 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.