Technical Project Leader (gn)

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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, collaborating 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!

The Technical Project Leader is leading the Technical Team of one or several biopharmaceutical projects from Lead Candidate Selection through the product life cycle and is representing technical aspects in the Global Program Team.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Ownership of the technical project plan, the technical development strategy and the Quality Target Product Profile throughout clinical development
  • Project management and first point of contact for
    • Technical Team regarding project-related aspects
    • MorphoSys Global Program Teams
    • Manufacturing organizations (CDMOs) for outsourced biopharmaceutical manufacturing activities
    • CMC counterparts at external development partners
  • Leading the technical team in the overall scope of global program development and engaging with stakeholders from CMC, Quality Assurance, Supply Chain Management and CMC-Regulatory Affairs to deliver the technical development goals
  • Steering CMC vendor selection processes and contract negotiations
  • Regular budget monitoring and contract & vendor management, contribution to budget preparation


Job Qualifications:

  • Degree in Life Sciences, Pharmacy, Chemical Engineering or Bioengineering
  • At least 7 years of proven track record in CMC for biologics in biotech or pharmaceutical industry, experience in leading cross functional technical teams, project management and process transfers to CDMOs
  • Understanding of GMP principles and regulatory requirements in pharmaceutical development
  • Highly motivated and open-minded team player with well-developed interpersonal abilities
  • Excellent communication skills, both in English and German
  • Clear commitment to work in the highly regulated area of pharmaceutical development and to represent CMC in cross-disciplinary teams
  • Sound knowledge of Microsoft Office applications and Sharepoints

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