Valneva is a specialty vaccine company focused on the development and commercialization of prophylactic vaccines for infectious diseases with significant unmet medical need. Valneva has leveraged its expertise and capabilities both to successfully commercialize two vaccines and to rapidly advance a broad range of vaccine candidates into and through the clinic, including candidates against Lyme disease, the chikungunya virus and COVID-19.

100% as soon as possible (limited for 1 year)

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Supervise development and validation of immunological assays
  • Supervision of GCLP-compliant immunogenicity testing for clinical trials (scientific, technical and organizational aspects)
  • Assay planning, analysis, review, as well as assay maintenance and trouble shooting
  • Writing technical protocols/reports (Assay development and validation, Analytical Plans and Reports) and other GxP documentation
  • Evaluation and presentation of data
  • Provide expertise and support to other functions within the organization
  • Establish, maintain and supervise collaborations with external partners

YOUR QUALIFICATIONS

  • PhD in the fields of Immunology, Virology and/or Microbiology
  • Work experience in the life science industry or experience with clinical studies is a plus
  • Hands-on experience on immunological/biological assays/analytical methods (e.g. ELISA, cell based assays, RT-qPCR)
  • Knowledge in development of assays
  • Experience in an GxP environment is a plus
  • Excellent analytical/problem solving skills
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Fluent English
  • Good presentation techniques
  • Able and used to work under time pressure on multiple projects in a changing environment

OUR OFFER

  • Open, appreciative company culture with innovative spirit and attractive assignments
  • International surrounding with flat hierarchies
  • Good team spirit in a strong and highly motivated team
  • Wide range of benefits

Due to legal reasons we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary for this position, which is € 45.000,- gross per year based on full-time employment. However our salaries are market oriented and in line with your qualifications and experience.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Planning, analysis, review and troubleshooting of external pre-clinical animal models
  • Writing and reviewing of technical protocols / reports for external studies
  • Co-ordinate and liaise with external parties regarding pre-clinical animal models and other studies
  • Verification and review of set-up for immunological assays used for assessing pre-clinical vaccine candidates
  • Active participation at various vaccine programs or projects focusing on pre-clinical activities
  • Contribution to selection of new vaccine candidates for pre-clinical and clinical development
  • Build and maintain scientific expertise for dedicated vaccine indication
  • Become an integral part of highly interactive team working on multiple projects
  • Preparation and review of scientific manuscripts for publication

YOUR QUALIFICATIONS

  • PhD in relevant scientific field (preferred: immunology)
  • Several years of work experience in the life science environment
  • Background in vaccinology and animal models
  • Willingness to work in a research as well as GxP-regulated environment
  • Ability to work according to challenging timelines
  • Team work, excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent analytical/problem solving skills
  • Computer software (MS Office ..) and knowledge in statistical analyses
  • Fluent in English (oral and written), fluent in German

OUR OFFER

  • Open, appreciative company culture with innovative spirit and attractive assignments
  • International surrounding with flat hierarchies
  • Good team spirit in a strong and highly motivated team
  • Wide range of benefits

Due to legal reasons we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary for this position, which is € 48.000,- gross per year based on full-time employment. However our salaries are market oriented and in line with your qualifications and experience.

Ihre Aufgaben

  • Erhaltung und laufende Verbesserung der Qualitätssicherungssysteme in allen relevanten Bereichen der Valneva Austria GmbH
  • QA Business Partner/in für spezifische Bereiche/Abteilungen der Valneva Austria GmbH
  • Begleitung von Validierungs- und oder Qualifizierungsprojekten (Geräte, Methoden, Software)
  • Sicherstellung der Einhaltung von SOPs nach GxP und allen relevanten regulatorischen und gesetzlichen Anforderungen
  • Aktive Unterstützung der Abteilung bei der Administration der Qualitätssysteme (z.B. Abweichungen, Änderungen, CAPA, etc.)
  • Vorbereitung und Revision von Dokumenten

Ihre Fähigkeiten

  • Abgeschlossene HTL und/oder Studium (Bachelor, Master oder vergleichbar) in einem relevanten wissenschaftlichen Feld (z.B. Biologie, Biotechnology, Qualitätsmanagement)
  • 2-5 Jahre Berufserfahrung innerhalb der Qualitätssicherung/Qualitätskontrolle und innerhalb eines GMP/GDP regulierten Umfelds
  • Sehr gute Kenntnisse von GMP/GDP-Richtlinien und behördlichen Anforderungen
  • Erfahrung in der Abhaltung von Trainings für verschiedene Zielgruppen
  • Erfahrung in der Erstellung von SOPs und GMP/GDP-Dokumentationen
  • Ausgezeichnete Kommunikationsfähigkeiten, hohe soziale Kompetenz und gewohnt, in einem schnell wachsenden, internationalen Umfeld zu arbeiten
  • Proaktive, problemlösungsorientierte und strukturierte Arbeitsweise
  • Ausgezeichnete Englisch- und Deutschkenntnisse (schriftlich und mündlich)

Unser Angebot

  • Offene, wertschätzende Unternehmenskultur mit Innovationsgeist
  • Internationales, kollegiales Arbeitsumfeld mit flachen
    Hierarchien
  • Spannendes Tätigkeitsfeld mit der Möglichkeit der persönlichen Weiterentwicklung
  • Attraktive Benefits wie beispielsweise flexible Arbeitszeitgestaltung, leistungsorientierter Bonus, Essensgutscheine, Campus-Kindergarten, Company Events

Für diese Position bieten wir Ihnen ein marktkonformes Gehalt, das sowohl Ihren Qualifikationen als auch Ihrer bisherigen beruflichen Erfahrung entspricht. Aus gesetzlichen Gründen weisen wir jedoch darauf hin, dass ein KV-Mindestgehalt von EUR 40.000,- brutto pro Jahr (Vollzeitbasis) gilt.

Valneva is a specialty vaccine company focused on prevention against diseases with major unmet needs. Valneva’s portfolio includes two commercial vaccines for travelers and various vaccines in development including unique vaccines against Lyme disease, chikungunya and COVID-19.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Execution of diverse analytical procedures (e.g. ELISA, HPLC, UV VIS spectrophotometry, cell based assays, etc.) for testing of release and stability samples for marketed products according to defined standard operating procedures and protocols in compliance with the same
  • Perform routine cell culture
  • Execute lab activities for set up, transfer and validation of assays required for the release of raw materials, intermediate products and final products, including preparation/completion of protocols and reports
  • Conduct on-time reporting according to the defined and trained document management standards including review and verification of analytical data
  • Preparation and review of GMP relevant documentation (e.g. Deviations, Changes, SOPs)
  • Active participation in laboratory investigations and documentation thereof (e.g. in case of Deviations)
  • Assume responsibility for laboratory equipment including qualification thereof and oversight of regular cleaning, calibration and maintenance

YOUR QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor/Master Degree or equivalent level in a relevant scientific field
  • Excellent technical lab skills (immunological assays, cell culture, chemical / biochemical / bioanalytical methods)
  • Experience in cell culture and GxP environment
  • Experience with equipment qualification and method validation is a plus
  • Excellent organizational, documentation management and teamwork skills
  • Proactive, accurate, reliable working style and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work on competing projects with limited resources
  • Team work and excellent organizational skills

OUR OFFER

  • Open, appreciative company culture with innovative spirit and attractive assignments
  • International surrounding with flat hierarchies
  • Good team spirit in a strong and highly motivated team
  • Wide range of benefits

Due to legal reasons we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary for this position, which is € 40.000,- gross per year based on full-time employment. However our salaries are market oriented and in line with your qualifications and experience.