Working @ Immatics

Scientist Cell and Genome Engineering*

Permanent employee, Full-time · Tuebingen (Germany)

Overview
We are currently seeking a full-time Scientist Cell and Genome Engineering* to support our team in the development and implementation of next generation gene engineering approaches for our innovative immunotherapeutic product candidates. You will work in the department for TCR discovery and characterization based in Tuebingen (Germany) and interact globally with colleagues from all research and preclinical/ clinical development departments in a highly interdisciplinary environment. Your analytical reasoning and action-oriented style as well as your organization and communication skills will contribute to the team’s success.
Your mission
Your main responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following tasks:
 
  • Method development in the context of T-cell engineering.
  • Generation and analysis of gene transfer vectors and engineered T-cell preparations.
  • Planning, execution and evaluation of research projects.
  • Technology transfer from external partners and among internal research groups.
  • Management of lab operations.
Your profile
  • PhD degree in Life Sciences.
  • Strong background in immune cell biology and virology.
  • A research record demonstrated by publications, patents or presentations in immunology or related areas, most preferably in the context of T-cell biology.
  • Expertise on viral/ non-viral gene delivery systems as well as cell culture methods in biosafety level 1 and 2 is required.
  • Experience with AAV vector technology is a plus.
  • Experience with different T-cell subsets (i.e., ab and gd T-cells) and flow cytometry is a plus.
We expect a high degree of independent working, analytical reasoning and excellent communication skills in English. You embrace rapidly changing requirements with an open mind, think outside the box and show a high degree of flexibility. Your motivation is driven by your dedication to innovation and science.
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.
Notice
*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.