Clinical Biomarker Lead (gn)

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At MorphoSys, our ambition is to redefine how cancer is treated. As a global, commercial-stage biopharmaceutical company, we are driven by the urgency to discover, develop, and deliver groundbreaking medicines, aspiring to give more life for people with cancer.
Our success is created by our people and we bring together exceptional talent from around the world. We are an equal opportunity employer and take pride in offering our colleagues an open, flexible, and diverse work environment. We are looking for people who share our values and are motivated to improve the lives of people impacted by cancer.
Our headquarters are in Planegg, Germany and our U.S. operations are anchored in Boston, Massachusetts. To learn more, visit us at, and follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Lead clinical biomarker program in collaboration with clinical and non-clinical functions for a pivotal Phase 3 trial
  • Identify Contract Research Organizations (CROs) and academic institutions for biomarker testing in the context of clinical trials
  • Manage collaborations with CROs and academic institutions (contracting, oversight including data base setup, timelines and monitoring of data integrity)
  • Prepare study protocols, monitor and report on outsourced activities, including assay transfer and method validation studies
  • Interact with project teams with regard to biomarker-related topics

Job Qualifications:

  • PhD in the field of life sciences, complemented by relevant industry experience, ideally more than three years
  • Track record in clinical biomarker research
  • In-depth understanding of oncology and immune-oncology
  • Expertise in drug development, preferably monoclonal antibodies
  • Experience in next generation sequencing in clinical biomarker setting desired
  • 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

Thank you for your interest! We are looking forward to receiving your pertinent application documents. For your application please use exclusively our career portal. We offer not only excellent career prospects, but also support you from the very beginning – even helping you move if necessary.

MorphoSys AG, Semmelweisstraße 7, 82152 Planegg