We are currently seeking a Scientist Histology* to strengthen our Target Bioanalytics department. You will work in Tübingen (Germany) in an interdisciplinary environment with colleagues from Germany and Houston (TX, USA). Your analytical reasoning and action-oriented style as well as your organization and communication skills will contribute to the team’s success.
Your main responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following tasks:
- Design, coordinate, and evaluate histological analyses of pre-clinical samples and patient biopsies. You will employ your technical expertise and creativity to address scientific questions related to our targeted immunotherapies.
- Broaden the team’s understanding of our targets in the context of health and disease by analyzing scientific literature and accessing external as well as internal data. Based on your analyses, you will provide strategic recommendations for deeper target validation.
- You will strive for optimizing our portfolio of histological techniques and improving our image analysis capabilities.
- Thorough documentation compliant with regulatory requirements and presentation of your results to internal and external stakeholders will equally be part of your responsibilities.
You hold a PhD degree in Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Medicine or Pharmacy. Ideally, you have gained insights into manual and/ or automated in situ hybridization (ISH), immunohistochemistry (IHC), or immunofluorescence (IF) and you have already worked with an automated image analysis software. Experience with multiplex ISH/ IF and/ or Laser-capture microdissection (LCM) is a plus. Knowledge in the field of immunology and/ or oncology are of advantage. Your scientific competence and experience and your excellent communication skills enable you to successfully contribute to interdisciplinary projects as part of our team. You are interested in translating scientific findings into clinical applications and you take careful processing and documenting of your results for granted.
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 in an environment which is marked by a constant striving for excellence. Your motivation is driven by your passion for 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. 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.
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.