Scientist Clinical Biomarkers (gn)

  • MorphoSys
  • Deutschland
  • 01/07/2020
Full time Data Science Big Data Statistics Biostatistics

Job Description

Scientist Clinical Biomarkers (gn)

Company Background

MorphoSys’s mission is to make exceptional, innovative biopharmaceuticals to improve the lives of patients suffering from serious diseases. Innovative technologies and smart development strategies are central to our approach. Success is created by our people, who focus on excellence in all they do, collaborate closely across disciplines. We all are driven by a desire to make the medicines of tomorrow a reality. Guided by mutual respect and trust, each member of the MorphoSys team is given the opportunity to develop and flourish within this exciting and inspiring environment. Join us in Planegg near Munich!


  • Develop and implement clinical biomarker strategies in collaboration with clinical department
  • Identify Contract Research Organizations (CROs) for outsourced biomarker testing in the context of clinical trials
  • Manage CRO interaction (contracting, oversight including data base setup, timelines and monitoring of data integrity)
  • Develop technical protocols, monitor and report on outsourced activities, including assay transfer and method validation studies
  • Analyze and report biomarker results in context of clinical outcome data
  • Interact with clinical project teams in regard to biomarker-related topics including strategic alignment, budget oversight, preparation of biomarker sections of clinical study protocols, eCRF, ICF and clinical study report

Your Requirements

  • PhD in the field of life sciences, complemented by relevant industry experience, more than two years
  • Track record in clinical trial biomarker research, preferably including experience in CRO management
  • In-depth understanding of immunology, cell biology and oncology
  • Experience or interest in biostatistics and R programming
  • Expertise in drug development of biologics, ideally monoclonal antibodies
  • Preferably experience in flow cytometry, immunohistochemistry or next generation sequencing
  • Experience in GCP/GCLP environment
  • Team player with well-developed interpersonal abilities
  • Excellent communication skills in English

We offer

  • Creative working in X-functional teams
  • Open and appreciative corporate culture
  • Multicultural environment
  • Working in an attractive, high-quality equipped building with restaurant
  • Free sports and language courses