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Group Leader in R&D - Flow Cytometry (m|f|d)

Progress prospers with inspiration and curiosity. For 30 years Miltenyi Biotec has been developing products and services that are used in basic research, translational research and cell therapy. Today we are a team of more than 3,000 scientists, physicians, engineers, marketers and numerous other specialists. At Miltenyi Biotec, innovative ideas are being turned into cutting edge products. Together, we are passionate about driving biomedical progress towards curing severe diseases.

Your role

  • Within the R&D department you are heading the group that focuses on the development of innovative technologies, reagents, and assays for research applications in the field of flow cytometry
  • You are responsible to bring together technological advances from the various internal research groups (e.g. fluorescent dye development, instrument development, antibody technologies) to create new flow cytometric applications especially in the area of immunology
  • You are responsible to build a strong R&D group and to initiate and coordinate research and product development projects
  • You are responsible to develop and implement business strategy plans for our flow cytometry field
  • You are responsible to initiate and coordinate cooperations with academic and industry partners as well as for KOL Management 


Your profile

  • You have successfully completed your PhD in biology and have gained for some years relevant scientific experiences as PostDoc or in an industrial environment in the area of flow cytometry and immunology
  • You have earned outstanding skills in development of flow cytometric reagents and assays and gained remarkable experiences with flow cytometric data analysis tools
  • You combine excellent technological understanding of flow cytometry and scientific know-how in immunology, with a strong Business sense  
  • Creativity distinguishes you, you are able to work in an independent, quality-oriented fashion, and you are open to new challenges
  • You have experience in successfully heading a team and coordinate interdisciplinary projects  
  • Excellent communications and collaboration skills round off your profile
  • You are collaborative, reliable and determined
  • Ideally, you have a strong scientific network within universities and industries
  • Your English is fluent written and spoken, German knowledge would be a plus


What we offer

  • A modern workplace and exciting opportunities in the development of technologies with a secure future
  • Cross-border intercultural cooperation and short communication channels
  • A collegial corporate culture and flexible working hours enable time management on your own terms
  • Personalized employee development program: specialist and personal training courses provided by our own training academy
  • Diverse corporate benefits with regard to employee health, sport, and staff events

Contact us

If you have the skills and qualifications for this position, please use the link to send us your details (application letter, curriculum vitae, references and certificates). Please give us some idea of when you can start and your salary expectation.

Your contact

Annette Weis
02204 8306 -2440

Miltenyi Biotec B.V. & Co. KG
Human Resources
Friedrich-Ebert-Strasse 68
51429 Bergisch Gladbach Germany