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Be part of a young, dynamic, and growing biotech company. Make a difference to the lives of others at one of the largest genetic biotech companies worldwide – one of the global leaders in genetic diagnostic analyses of rare inherited diseases.

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Start Your Career at CENTOGENE

CENTOGENE AG is a rare disease company focused on transforming clinical, genetic, and biochemical data into medical solutions for patients. The company’s headquarters are in Rostock, Germany, with operations in Berlin and Cambridge, USA.

CENTOGENE is is dedicated to transforming the science of genetic information into solutions and hope for patients with rare diseases and their families.

CENTOGENE provides the full spectrum of modern methods and technology for human genetics analysis; it is active in research and is constantly developing new and innovative products for human genetics. Our Our objective is to improve the diagnosis and treatment of rare diseases by unlocking critical knowledge that will guide every stage of drug development.

Join a team of international expert physicians, scientists, IT professionals, sales, marketing, operational, and business managers.

Our company culture values individual initiative, professionalism, creativity, and innovation; we encourage our employees to advance their education and professional experience.


What We Can Offer:

  • Join a fast growing company, working in an international and innovative work environment  
  • A position with performance-based remuneration and excellent career developmental prospects 
  • Support in finding housing, schools and day care facilities 
  • Continuous on-the-job training and education

Please have a look at our current vacancies and we look forward to receiving your application by email as a single pdf with the relevant Job ID. 

We are also welcome prospective looking forward to receiving your unsolicited applications. 

Apply now via e-mail

Open positions:

General & Administrative

Location: San Diego, CA, United States

The Senior Market Development Manager is responsible for developing the US market opportunity for Centogene’s industrial partnership model. The position will include supporting the identification, evaluation, and pursuit of core business opportunities with industrial partners plus the foundational analysis to establish and take forward Centogene’s strategic operational planning. In addition, the Manager assumes an active role in supporting sales of our knowledge-base products including CentoMD® the largest rare hereditary mutation database available.

Your responsibilities

Essential functions and responsibilities:

These may include, but are not limited to:

  • Complete analysis of the rare disease diagnostic market with the goal of identifying new industrial partnership opportunities for Centogene in the US
  • Identify and pursue relevant pharma and biotechnology companies to maximize the value of Centogene’s technology and products in a way that achieves the company’s strategic objectives in the US
  • Play supporting role for deal partner negotiations, creating draft proposals including technical rationale, building consensus with the external counterpart, and articulating the deal value proposition to the management board
  • Identify and network with key KOLs and relevant foundations in support of market development
  • Deliver effectively, thoroughly, and independently the Centogene non-confidential and confidential technical presentation to prospective deal partner
  • Follow-up on partnership activity including the tracking, documentation and status reporting of collaborations along the business development pipeline
  • Demonstrate our CentoMD® rare disease mutation database and software package to potential customers
  • Support supervisor in the formulation and execution of strategies and tactics required to achieve business goals

Additional functions and responsibilities:

  • Develop deep working knowledge of the rare disease market and trends, major developments and trial outcomes, and player activity in the space
  • Complete analysis of the rare disease diagnostic market with the goal of identifying new industrial partnership opportunities for Centogene in the US
  • Other duties as assigned
Your profile

Education, experience, knowledge, skills and abilities required:

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in a business, quantitative, or life sciences field or related; Master’s and / or PhD preferred with 5+ years’ relevant experience (an equivalent combination of experience and education may be considered)
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a diagnostic or CRO company or healthcare focused consulting role
  • Expansive knowledge of rare disease market and related products
  • Knowledge of the clinical development process and regulatory agencies a plus
  • Understanding of next generation sequencing technologies and mass spectrometry based biomarker detection a plus

Technical knowledge required: 

Scientific expertise: Knowledge of rare hereditary diseases with a focus on lysosomal storage disorders

Technology: Next generation sequencing technology in the support of diagnostics and the use of Mass Spec based biomarkers.

Internal and external relationships:

  • Internal: interface as needed with other Commercial functions, Legal, R&D, Clinical, Regulatory, Operations, and Finance
  • External: interface with potential partners, potential deal sources, advertising agencies, and others as needed

Travel: 

Travel could be required up to 50% of your time with regular trips to Boston and some international travel to Germany required.

 Apply now via e-mail

Location: Cambridge, MA, United States

CENTOGENE is a CAP/CLIA/ISO certified global leader in the field of genetic diagnostics for hereditary diseases. CENTOGENE's in depth medical expertise, based on diagnosing patients from over 110 countries, is supported by the application of cutting-edge technologies including whole exome/genome sequencing, large organ-specific panels, innovative biomarkers based on high-end mass-spectrometry and worldwide Health IT supported genetic knowledge (e.g. CentoMD®, our proprietary mutation database). In addition to diagnostic services for individual patients, CENTOGENE is also an international partner for multiple renowned pharmaceutical companies in the orphan drug market. CENTOGENE - transforming genetic data into global medical decisions.


For our facility for genetic and biomarker analysis in Cambridge, MA, we are looking to enlarge our team from December 15th on. Therefore we are seeking for:

Job Description:

  • Communicate with patients and doctors regarding test ordered and collect required information
  • Work with verification of benefits provider to ensure timely pricing for patients
  • Interact as main interface in the company for reimbursement with Accounts Receivable, Customer Support and Verification of Benefits process
  • Follow up with patients to return specimen collection kits
  • Document sample/case related information in LIMS system
  • Report to the Operational Manager

Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years relevant work experience
  • Experienced in CRM and MS office
  • Efficient time management & fun in team work
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in relevant field

What we can offer:

  • A position in a rapidly growing international company
  • Very good possibilities for international development
  • Continuing on the job training and education

Our company appreciates initiative, professionalism and creativity, and we continuously challenge our employees to advance their education and professional experience. Become a part of a dynamic company. An international and innovative team of world class clinicians, scientists, IT professionals, sales and business managers is awaiting you.

Please send your application including the Job ID per mail as a single pdf to Briana.Dougherty(at)centogene(dot)com. If you have any questions please contact Briana Dougherty at (617) 830 1104 or at jobs(at)centogene(dot)com.

 Apply now via e-mail 

Location: Cambridge, MA, United States

CENTOGENE is a CAP/CLIA/ISO certified global leader in the field of genetic diagnostics for hereditary diseases. CENTOGENE's in depth medical expertise, based on diagnosing patients from over 110 countries, is supported by the application of cutting-edge technologies including whole exome/genome sequencing, large organ-specific panels, innovative biomarkers based on high-end mass-spectrometry and worldwide Health IT supported genetic knowledge (e.g. CentoMD®, our proprietary mutation database). In addition to diagnostic services for individual patients, CENTOGENE is also an international partner for multiple renowned pharmaceutical companies in the orphan drug market. CENTOGENE - transforming genetic data into global medical decisions.


For our facility for genetic and biomarker analysis in Cambridge, MA, we are looking to enlarge our team from December 15th on. Therefore we are seeking for:

Your responsibilities
  • Ship and receive specimen, collection sets and consumables/reagents
  • Record samples received in LIMS system, as needed
  • Keep inventory of specimen collection sets stored in Cambridge facility
  • Document sample/case related information in LIMS system
  • Report to the Operational Manager
Your profile
  • Minimum 2 years relevant work experience
  • Experienced in MS office
  • Strong background in communication with logistics providers
  • Efficient time management & fun in team work
  • Associate’s degree in relevant field
What we can offer
  • A position in a rapidly growing international company
  • Very good possibilities for international development
  • Continuing on the job training and education

Our company appreciates initiative, professionalism and creativity, and we continuously challenge our employees to advance their education and professional experience. Become a part of a dynamic company. An international and innovative team of world class clinicians, scientists, IT professionals, sales and business managers is awaiting you.

Please send your application including the Job ID per mail as a single pdf to Briana.Dougherty(at)centogene(dot)com. If you have any questions please contact Briana Dougherty at (617) 830 1104 or at jobs(at)centogene(dot)com.

 Apply now via e-mail

Medical Affairs

Location: Cambridge, MA, United States

Medical Science Liaison is responsible for communicating the scientific value of Centogene’s platform to industrial partners. This position will include creative “out of the box” thinking that supports the identification, evaluation, and pursuit of core scientific opportunities with industrial partners globally. 

Your responsibilities

Essential functions and responsibilities:

These may include, but are not limited to:

  • Excellent communication and proposal skills that support business development opportunities specific to the rare diseases
  • Interaction with patient networks and advocacy groups to better understand the needs of various stakeholders in the US
  • Coordination with Centogene clinical studies team to drive epidemiological studies in the US
  • Present Centogene science and technology to pharma and biotechnology companies in the US
  • Play supporting role for deal partner negotiations, creating draft scientific proposals including technical rationale, building consensus with the external counterpart, and articulating the scientific  advancement to the management board
  • Identify and network with key KOLs and relevant foundations in support of market development
  • Develop deep working knowledge and network of the rare disease space, major developments and trial outcomes, and player activity in the space

Additional functions and responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate our CentoMD® rare disease mutation database and software package to potential customers
  • Other duties as assigned
Your profile

Education, experience, knowledge, skills and abilities required:

  • Minimum PhD or MD preferred with 8+ years’ relevant experience (an equivalent combination of experience and education may be considered)
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a pharma, or CRO company or healthcare focused consulting role
  • Expansive knowledge of rare disease market and related products
  • Knowledge of the clinical development process and regulatory agencies a plus
  • Understanding of next generation sequencing technologies and mass spectrometry based biomarker detection a plus

Technical knowledge required: 

Scientific expertise: Knowledge of rare hereditary diseases with a focus on lysosomal storage disorders

Technology: Next generation sequencing technology in the support of diagnostics and the use of Mass Spec based biomarkers

Internal and external relationships: 

  • Internal: interface as needed with other Commercial functions, Legal, R&D, Clinical, Regulatory, Operations, and Finance
  • External: interface with potential partners, potential deal sources, advertising agencies, and others as needed

Travel:

Travel could be up to 25% of your time with international travel required.

 Apply now via e-mail

Sales, Marketing & Product management

Location: Berlin

Job ID_03.00.99.02

Your Personal Profile:

  • You have successfully obtained a university degree with sound legal background
  • You have 2-5 years of professional experience in commercial contract negotiation and management preferably within sales
  • You are business fluent in English and German, both verbally and in writing and able to draft and review agreements in both languages
  • You have excellent negotiation skills
  • You have solid knowledge of MS Word and Excel
  • You are a highly self-organized and structured worker with an ability to multitask under time pressure

Your Responsibilities:

  • You negotiate contract conditions with external partners and articulate our needs and interests
  • You are the central point of contact for our contract administration and sales personnel
  • You draft and manage all sales contracts worldwide
  • You are the primary point of contact for the company’s tender business
  • You prepare all tender documents and manage submissions
  • You work closely with relevant departments in gathering information necessary for tender participation
  • You standardize (contracting) processes within our sales team
  • You cooperate closely with sales teams worldwide
  • You act as an interface between the sales and the legal team

What we offer:

  • A position in a rapidly growing international company
  • Working in a friendly, open-minded and enthusiastic team
  • Very good possibilities for professional development
  • Modern office space in the city center close to Checkpoint Charlie
  • Bike leasing, free German classes and massages

 Apply now via e-mail

Location: Rostock/Berlin

Job ID_03.03.99.07

Job Description:

  • Assist and support healthcare providers in the identification and implementation of best diagnostic testing strategies and understanding of test results for patients with genetic syndromes
  • Provide ongoing education for healthcare providers in order to increase access to genetic and personalized medicine test for appropriate patients
  • Support Business Development/Pharma team in the field with implementation and follow up of new opportunities
  • Optimize internal and external workflow and increase customer satisfaction
  • Serve as an educational and medical resource for the regional Sales team and support the Marketing team, product managers and other internal teams at CENTOGENE as needed
  • Deliver clinical and scientific presentations, case studies and best practice references to healthcare practitioners and community groups on various topics as needed
  • Work collaboratively with the regional sales/business development team to create and implement educational strategies for key accounts about genetic testing, our products and services
  • Research new information and determine how it can be utilized with customers/partners
  • Actively facilitate Speaker Trainings and KOL meetings
  • Actively participate in meeting with relevant national and regional organizations on behalf of CENTOGENE, by giving scientific presentations, meeting with potential collaborators, and giving feedback to the organization about landmark sessions
  • Recognize and communicate emerging national trends relevant to CENTOGENE’s products and disseminate knowledge appropriately
  • Provide information to health care providers (remote and in-person) as needed
  • Assist in the development and communication of new clinical evidence-based information to providers in close collaboration with the Marketing team and product managers
  • Respond to Sales team requests for information or client support
  • Proactively identify clinical needs of regional Sales team and provide remote or in-person education
  • Attend and support the regular regional Sales team calls/meetings
  • Position requires ~3-4 days of field travel and ~1-2 days at company office/regional office/home office to debrief previous meetings, support other clients, preparation for future client interactions
  • Support Clinical Trials and Business Development teams as needed
  • Function as a resource and active participant for market intelligence within specific region for product development and launch
  • Interact with other departments within CENTOGENE (i.e. Medical Support, Reporting, Diagnostic Processes, Bioinformatics, Marketing, etc.)

Requirements:

  • Master’s degree/PhD in genetic counseling, medical genetics or other clinical genetics related degree
  • At least 1 year of genetic counseling experience, preferably in sales, marketing and/or lab area
  • Good understanding of clinical genetics and latest genetic testing technologies (exome, genome sequencing)
  • Experience working within the genetic diagnostic or biotechnology area as a Medical Advisor or similar role providing scientific/medical support
  • Excellent presentation and teaching skills to represent CENTOGENE in a professional manner at medical, scientific and public events
  • Strong commercial orientation and excellent analytical and communication skills
  • Team player who enjoys working in a highly interdisciplinary and collaborative environment
  • Excellent English skills both oral and written, a second European language such as Spanish, French, German or Portuguese would be a plus 

What we can offer:

  • A position in a rapidly growing international company
  • Working in a friendly, open-minded and enthusiastic team
  • Very good possibilities for development

 Apply now via e-mail

Location: Dubai/Riyadh

Job ID_03.07.99.07

Job Description:

  • Assist and support healthcare providers in the identification and implementation of best diagnostic testing strategies and understanding of test results for patients with genetic syndromes
  • Provide ongoing education for healthcare providers in order to increase access to genetic and personalized medicine test for appropriate patients
  • Support Business Development/Pharma team in the field with implementation and follow up of new opportunities
  • Optimize internal and external workflow and increase customer satisfaction
  • Serve as an educational and medical resource for the regional Sales team and support the Marketing team, product managers and other internal teams at CENTOGENE as needed
  • Deliver clinical and scientific presentations, case studies and best practice references to healthcare practitioners and community groups on various topics as needed
  • Work collaboratively with the regional sales/business development team to create and implement educational strategies for key accounts about genetic testing, our products and services
  • Research new information and determine how it can be utilized with customers/partners
  • Actively facilitate Speaker Trainings and KOL meetings
  • Actively participate in meeting with relevant national and regional organizations on behalf of CENTOGENE, by giving scientific presentations, meeting with potential collaborators, and giving feedback to the organization about landmark sessions
  • Recognize and communicate emerging national trends relevant to CENTOGENE’s products and disseminate knowledge appropriately
  • Provide information to health care providers (remote and in-person) as needed
  • Assist in the development and communication of new clinical evidence-based information to providers in close collaboration with the Marketing team and product managers
  • Respond to Sales team requests for information or client support
  • Proactively identify clinical needs of regional Sales team and provide remote or in-person education
  • Attend and support the regular regional Sales team calls/meetings
  • Position requires ~3-4 days of field travel and ~1-2 days at company office/regional office/home office to debrief previous meetings, support other clients, preparation for future client interactions
  • Support Clinical Trials and Business Development teams as needed
  • Function as a resource and active participant for market intelligence within specific region for product development and launch
  • Interact with other departments within CENTOGENE (i.e. Medical Support, Reporting, Diagnostic Processes, Bioinformatics, Marketing, etc.)

Requirements:

  • Master’s degree/PhD in genetic counseling, medical genetics or other clinical genetics related degree
  • 1+ years of genetic counseling experience, preferably in sales, marketing and/or lab area
  • Good understanding of clinical genetics and latest genetic testing technologies (exome, genome sequencing)
  • Experience working within the genetic diagnostic or biotechnology area as a Medical Advisor or similar role providing scientific/medical support
  • Excellent presentation and teaching skills to represent CENTOGENE in a professional manner at medical, scientific and public events
  • Strong commercial orientation and excellent analytical and communication skills
  • Team player who enjoys working in a highly interdisciplinary and collaborative environment
  • Excellent English skills both oral and written, at least spoken Arabic is required, knowledge of French would be a plus 

What we can offer:

  • A position in a rapidly growing international company
  • Working in a friendly, open-minded and enthusiastic team
  • Very good possibilities for development

 Apply now via e-mail

Location: Sao Paolo/ Rio de Janeiro

Job ID_03.02.99.07

Job Description:

  • Assist and support healthcare providers in the identification and implementation of best diagnostic testing strategies and understanding of test results for patients with genetic syndromes
  • Provide ongoing education for healthcare providers in order to increase access to genetic and personalized medicine test for appropriate patients
  • Support Business Development/Pharma team in the field with implementation and follow up of new opportunities
  • Optimize internal and external workflow and increase customer satisfaction
  • Serve as an educational and medical resource for the regional Sales team and support the Marketing team, product managers and other internal teams at CENTOGENE as needed
  • Deliver clinical and scientific presentations, case studies and best practice references to healthcare practitioners and community groups on various topics as needed
  • Work collaboratively with the regional sales/business development team to create and implement educational strategies for key accounts about genetic testing, our products and services
  • Research new information and determine how it can be utilized with customers/partners
  • Actively facilitate Speaker Trainings and KOL meetings
  • Actively participate in meeting with relevant national and regional organizations on behalf of CENTOGENE, by giving scientific presentations, meeting with potential collaborators, and giving feedback to the organization about landmark sessions
  • Recognize and communicate emerging national trends relevant to CENTOGENE’s products and disseminate knowledge appropriately
  • Provide information to health care providers (remote and in-person) as needed
  • Assist in the development and communication of new clinical evidence-based information to providers in close collaboration with the Marketing team and product managers
  • Respond to Sales team requests for information or client support
  • Proactively identify clinical needs of regional Sales team and provide remote or in-person education
  • Attend and support the regular regional Sales team calls/meetings
  • Position requires ~3-4 days of field travel and ~1-2 days at company office/regional office/home office to debrief previous meetings, support other clients, preparation for future client interactions
  • Support Clinical Trials and Business Development teams as needed
  • Function as a resource and active participant for market intelligence within specific region for product development and launch
  • Interact with other departments within CENTOGENE (i.e. Medical Support, Reporting, Diagnostic Processes, Bioinformatics, Marketing, etc.)

Requirements:

  • Master’s degree/PhD in genetic counseling, medical genetics or other clinical genetics related degree
  • 1+ years of genetic counseling experience, preferably in sales, marketing and/or lab area
  • Good understanding of clinical genetics and latest genetic testing technologies (exome, genome sequencing)
  • Experience working within the genetic diagnostic or biotechnology area as a Medical Advisor or similar role providing scientific/medical support
  • Excellent presentation and teaching skills to represent CENTOGENE in a professional manner at medical, scientific and public events
  • Strong commercial orientation and excellent analytical and communication skills
  • Team player who enjoys working in a highly interdisciplinary and collaborative environment
  • Excellent English (both oral and written) and Spanish or Portuguese Skills are required

What we can offer:

  • A position in a rapidly growing international company
  • Working in a friendly, open-minded and enthusiastic team
  • Very good possibilities for development

 Apply now via e-mail


General & Administrative

Location: Rostock

Job ID_04.03.99.06

You are looking for an exciting and diversified education? You can be enthusiastic about organizational tasks and always keep track even in stressful situations?
This is the right place! Start your apprenticeship at CENTOGENE!

Those advantages are waiting for you at CENTOGENE:
  • Above average reimbursement (1st year: 710 €, 2nd year: 860 €, 3rd year: 950 €)
  • Work in an open minded, international team
  • Modern, big office in our new Headquarter next to the river Warnow
  • Extensive supervision by our certified trainers
  • Large team of apprentices to exchange with and to support you
  • Assumption of teaching aids and travel costs (professional school)
  • Good possibility of employment after finishing the apprenticeship due to our continuous growth
  • Regular company events form us as one team
  • In house yoga classes, back exercises and a fitness area are available for free
  • Bike-leasing or job tickets allow an environmentally-friendly and reasonable travel to work
  • You are convinced that CENTOGENE is the perfect employer for you? Then we are looking forward to receiving your application for the full-time position starting in September 2019 in Rostock as:
Your tasks and the procedure:
  • 3 years duration (reduction to 2 ½ yeas possible)
  • Work in different departments at CENTOGENE such as Procurement, Human Resources, Accounting, Marketing, etc.
  • Professional school in Rostock
  • Final exam (Chamber of Industry and Commerce)
You have the following skills and qualifications:
  • General certification of secondary education (Mittlere Reife) or general qualification of university entrance (Abitur)
  • You are communicative, open minded and you have a positive personality
  • You keep track even in stressful situations
  • Enthusiasm for numbers, tables and statistics
  • Flexibility, ability to work in a team, reliability and commitment

Apply now via e-mail

Location: Rostock

Job ID_02.01.99.04

Your tasks will be:

  • Director of the Department for Quality Management
  • Reporting directly to the CEO
  • Enlarge and build your own team, 2 team members are on board at this point
  • Development, maintenance and documenting of the entire QM activities of all departments & being involved directly and indirectly in the diagnostic processes, that includes:

    • Planning and organization of laboratory audits
    • Performing, documenting and tracking of internal audits
    • Continuous monitoring of all QM relevant internal parameters
    • Investigating of the error management system, complaint management and implementation of the CAPA processes as directed by Management
    • Preparation of quality documents to improve processes
    • Creation of quality documents and assisting other departments in structuring their documents Implementation of training QM relevant topics and continuous education of the employees being involved directly and indirectly in the diagnostic processes
    • Monitoring of compliance with work safety rules

You have the following skills and qualifications:

  • University degree
  • At least 3 years professional experience, gathered in laboratory operation (e.g. biotechnology diagnostic)
  • Safe and senior handling of international QM systems (implementation, development, auditing) and related processing of external accreditations as Compliance Manager
  • Knowledge of GLP, GMP, ISO15185, ISO13485, ISO9001
  • Experience with working in an international organization and business is a plus
  • Fluent English communication skills
  • Well-experienced in team leading & team building

 Apply now via e-mail

Location: Berlin or Rostock

Job ID_06.01.99.01
Your responsibilities
    • Identify the most relevant Pharma and Biotech customers and develop relevant business cases for each
    • Identify orphan drug developing pharma companies that would benefit from CENTOGENE services
    • Build new business relationships with pharmaceutical and biotech companies
    • Coordinate together with the scientific/management team the development of partner concepts, supported by project plans
    • Support execution of the complete process of a new deal/partnership (search, assessment, negotiation) driving to contractual agreement
    Your profile
      • University degree in sciences (biology, chemistry, medicine)
      • + 5 years of business development experience
      • Excellent business development skills
      • Strong written and oral communication skills
      • Well organized with the ability to manage multiple projects and priorities
      • Creative and innovative mind with analytical disposition
      • Excellent English skills, additional languages of advantage
      • Work independently, performance-oriented towards results
      • Solid grasp of scientific and medical concepts and procedures

      Apply now via e-mail

      Location: Rostock

      Job ID_10.01.99.07
      Your tasks will be:
      • Ensure a smooth flow of goods to and from the customer
      • Development and compliance of quality standards
      • Supply chain management
      • Support in developing a logistics controlling strategy
      • Analysis, evaluation and optimization of internal and customized logistics processes
      • Processing of complaints and claims
      • Communication with customers, partners and internal departments
      You have the following skills and qualifications:
      • Apprenticeship in the field of logistics
      • Good knowledge of customs and export handling
      • Relevant work experience in logistics and project management
      • Fluent English skills are required, German is desirable
      • Very good knowledge of MS Office (particularly Excel and PowerPoint)
      • Willingness to work on Saturdays and on call
      • Organizational talent, teamwork, resilience, independent and reliable working methods

       Apply now via e-mail

      Location: Berlin

      Job ID_13.01.99.04
      Your Personal Profile:
      • Fully qualified German lawyer (two bar exams with exceptional academic results, at least one exam with honors (vollbefriedigend))
      • Young professional (or entrants) interested in data protection, international business law, IT law and IP with a maximum of two years of professional experience preferably in-house
      • Ability to identify legal questions at an early stage of a project and independently offer practical solutions
      • Business fluent in English and German both verbally and in writing; able to draft and review agreements in both languages
      • Talent for organization and management of several projects in parallel
      • Convincing appearance and persuasive personality
      • Excellent negotiation skills
      Requirements:
      • After extensive training, you act as the primary point of contact within the organization for all data protection and IT related matters
      • You review and assess all data protection agreements and constantly develop our contract templates
      • You conduct research on and answer data protection questions
      • You draft, review and manage all (patient) informed consent forms (ICF)
      • You ensure data protection compliance within the organization and work closely with our external data protection officer
      • You take personal responsibility for drafting, reviewing and negotiating IT contracts
      • You answer IP related questions and support your colleagues in drafting specific service agreements
      What we offer:
      • A position in a rapidly growing international company
      • Working in a friendly, open-minded and enthusiastic team
      • Very good possibilities for professional development
      • Modern office space in the city center close to Checkpoint Charlie
      • Bike leasing, free German classes and massages available for our colleagues

       Apply now via e-mail

      Location: Rostock

      Job ID_ 10 .01 .99 .12
      Your tasks will be:
      • Processing of purchase requisitions and purchase orders, predominantly for the IT department
      • Order confirmation and order processing
      • Preparation and follow-up of supplier communication
      • Monitoring delivery deadlines and tracking delivery dates
      • Processing of complaints, master data maintenance, participation in inventories, archiving work
      • Other administrative tasks
      You have the following skills and qualifications:
      • Successfully completed commercial training or further education
      • Professional purchasing experience, ideally in the field of IT within a company with laboratory diagnostic or medical orientation
      • Safe handling of ERP systems, ideally Navision
      • Good MS Office skills
      • Good German and English skills, both spoken and written
      • Analytical skills, assertiveness, self-responsible working methods and team work

       Apply now via e-mail

      Location: Rostock

      Job ID_ 10.01.99.06
      Your tasks will be:

      Support the Procurement Team

      • in the operative daily business of department
      • in the implementation of procurement processes
      • with master data management in material management
      • in business development activities including agenda creation & recording of meetings/record control/deadline monitoring
      • in project management activities including the preparation of slides for presentations
      • by researching procurement topics
      You have the following skills and qualifications:
      • Completed office management vocational training or comparable training
      • Professional experience as an assistant and/or in the office work
      • Reliability, loyalty and discretion when dealing with confidential data
      • Good organization and coordination skills
      • Structured and careful way of working
      • Excellent office communication and PC skills (MS Office) 
      • Good English and German skills
      • Resilience and flexibility

       Apply now via e-mail

      IT, Software & Bioinformatics

      Location: Rostock

      Job ID_07.04.99.03
      Job description:
      • Drive and execute transformation projects in the context of CENTOGENE´s application environment and underlying infrastructure
      • Understand bioinformatics and LIMS applications
      • Keep systems stable and reliable, support Operations
      • Configure systems with a strong background in Linux/Unix Administration
      • Integrate solutions in network – network admin skills are a plus
      • Improve automation/configuration management (Airflow, Jenkins, GIT)
      • Provide scripting with extensive experience of coding and scripting (PHP, Python, Perl and/or Ruby, shell)
      • Develop solutions and Database integration founded on applied experience with SQL and MySQL
      • Navigate in complex system environment
      • Actively drive the environment to excellence with a track record of improving systems/ processes in regards of usability, operability and cost effectiveness
      • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders along the life cycle of projects and operations
      Requirements
      • You have at least 5 years of experience in senior level administrative / DevOps roles
      • You developed scripts and coded integrated systems
      • You have an excellent understanding of IT Infrastructure in a virtualized environment
      • You worked in cloud environment
      • You have passion to deliver results on the ground
      • You have excellent communication skills in English - German is a plus
      • You bring enthusiasm for working in an international and interdisciplinary environment

      What we can offer:
      • A position in a rapidly growing international company
      • Very good possibilities for national and international development
      • Continuing on the job training and education

       Apply now via e-mail

      Location: Rostock

      Job ID_21.01.99.04
      Your responsibilities
      • Actively monitor infrastructure across all locations
      • Analyze security and log data to identify potential threats or weaknesses
      • Triage alarms and security events
      • Investigate security events, requests and incidents
      • Review, validate, classify and respond to alarms within SLA’s
      • Maintain accurate investigation and case management records
      • Help implementing future SOC processes and technologies
      • Help produce a wide range of reports to deliver up date and reliable data to the management board
      Your profile
      • Experience in IT security either through education or on-the-job learning
      • A good understanding of various security systems SIEM, TLM, IDS/IPS, FW, Endpoint Protection
      • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities
      • The flexibility to the needs of a fast-growing business environment
      • An independent way of working
      • Excellent communication skills in English, German is a plus
      • Enthusiasm for working in an international and interdisciplinary environment

       Apply now via e-mail

      Location: Rostock or Berlin

      Job ID_07.00.99.02

      You will be responsible for the implementation of security measures within the company. As an IT Security Project Manager you will consult small and big projects as a team member for security as well as managing own projects to improve security. The evaluation and implementation of new solutions to improve IT security will also be a part of your responsibility.

      Together with the Information Security Officer you will implement the ISMS according to best practices and be responsible for the technical implementation of defined measures.

      Job description
      • Supporting and managing IT projects concerning IT Security 
      • Monitoring and prioritizing of it security measures in application as well as infrastructure management
      • Identify Security requirements and ensure they are met by the IT environment
      • Develop plans and schedules for carrying out projects, identify resource and personnel needs
      • Resolve problems that arise during the project, identify and mitigate potential risks or delays
      • Communicate project status to the Information Security Officer and propose changes in project scope, timeline, or plans if necessary
      Requirements
      • Minimum of 3 years work experience in managing IT projects
      • At least 3 years of experience in IT Security
      • Basic knowledge on standardized IT processes (e.g. ITIL)
      • Practical knowledge in the fields of IT Security Standards and Frameworks
      • Deep knowledge in Information Security Standards like ISO27000-Series, BSI IT-Grundschutz
      • Certifications according information security (e.g. CEH, CISSP) are preferable
      • Excellent communication skills both in English and in German
      • Enthusiasm for working in an international and interdisciplinary environment

       Apply now via e-mail

      Location: Rostock

      Job ID_07.04.99.05
      Job description
      • Supporting and managing IT projects to develop and enhance sustainable IT system and prioritizing IT development activities to ensure the fit with our overall business strategy
      • Identify business needs and requirements and ensure they are met by the IT environment
      • Act as interface between business and IT and manage IT projects from start to finish, ensuring time and budget targets are met
      • Develop plans and schedules for carrying out projects, identify resource and personnel needs
      • Resolve problems that arise during the project, identify and mitigate potential risks or delays
      • Communicate project status to IT management and business clients, and propose changes in project scope, timeline, or plans if necessary
      Requirements
      • You bring practical knowledge in the fields of project management and project controlling including ROI and business case calculation as well as IT application lifecycle management
      • Ideally you have an understanding of bio technology in general, as well as bio informatics, e-commerce processes
      • You are able to gather business requirements and transfer these into IT specifications
      • You have excellent communication skills both in English and in German
      • You bring enthusiasm for working in an international and interdisciplinary environment

      What we can offer:
      • A position in a rapidly growing international company
      • Working in a friendly, open-minded and enthusiastic team
      • Very good possibilities for development
      • Assistance with finding apartments, child care, etc.


      Apply now via e-mail

      Location: Berlin

      Job ID_21.02.99.07

      Your tasks will be:

      • Drive and develop the IT workplace service in CENTOGENE
      • Being onsite point of contact for users at Berlin office
      • Deep understanding of workplace related technologies (Windows PC, MS Office, etc.)
      • Keep system stable and reliable, support Operations
      • Drive workplace monitoring and automation
      • Collaborate with the service desk and admin teams
      • Actively drive the environment to excellence with a track record of improving systems/ processes in regards of usability, operability and cost effectiveness

      Your have the following skills and qualifications:

      • At least 3 years of experience in operations or related project activities
      • Managed workplace technologies and integrated new solutions
      • A good understanding of IT infrastructure in a virtualized environment
      • Worked in cloud environment
      • Passion to deliver results on the ground
      • Excellent communication skills in English – German is a plus
      • You bring enthusiasm for working in an international and interdisciplinary environment

       Apply now via e-mail

      Location: Rostock

      Job ID_07.06.99.03

      Your area of responsibility
      • Ensuring a high quality of the developed software and the corresponding documentation
      • Cooperation with the stakeholders of the specialist departments
      • Requirements analysis, design, development, testing and documentation of software
      • Maintenance, analysis and correction of problems and program errors
      • Quality assurance of documents and source code
      • Participation in the improvement of development and integration processes
        Your profile
      • Completed computer science studies, a comparable education or skills demonstrated by several years of practical work experience as a software developer (ideally with certificate)
      • Several years of professional experience in the entire life cycle of software and database development including documentation
      • Enthusiasm, self-motivation
      • Ability to work in a team and pronounced communication skills in German and English
      • Sound knowledge of web application development with Java, XML, Spring, Angular JS, SQL and REST including unit tests
      • Practical experience with MySQL, UML, XSLT and UX design is an advantage
      • Willingness to familiarize yourself with new areas of responsibility

         Apply now via e-mail

      Location: Rostock

      Aufgabenbegiet
      • Daten von Scans oder Papier in Datenbank übertragen
      • Daten durch Vergleich mit dem Quelldokument verifizieren
      • Existierende Daten aktualisieren
      • Scannen und Kopieren von Dateien
      • Vertrauliches Behandeln der Informationen
      Profil
      • Grundlegende Kenntnisse mit MS Office
      • Grundlegendes Verständnis für Datenbanken
      • Detailgenauigkeit
      • Schnelle Tippgeschwindikeit und Genauigkeit

        Apply now via e-mail


        Medical Affairs

        Location: Rostock

        Job ID_04.18.00.99.05
        Your responsibilities
        • Execution of worldwide clinical trial projects
        • Leading all occurring activities of clinical trial projects to ensure compliance with protocols, clinical objectives and regulatory requirements
        • Maintenance of legal and regulatory requirements
        • Support development of study designs and protocols
        • Direct contact with recruiting centers and involved physicians
        • Management and execution of international, multicenter clinical trials
        • Acquisition of international, clinical trial centers
        • Direct communication with clinical trial centers for legal, study protocol, ethical vote, logistics topics
        • Monitoring of data compilations and collecting missing data
        • Study center visits, close-out visits
        • Support of interim/final reports
        Your profile
        • Thorough track record in health care/life sciences
        • Good experience in managing clinical trials
        • Solid expertise in working within regulatory and legal frameworks
        • Distinctive communication and organizational skills
        • Fluent written and verbal English skills, further language skills (French, Spanish, Polish) are beneficial
        What we can offer
        • A position in a rapidly growing international company
        • Working in a friendly, open-minded and enthusiastic team
        • Very good possibilities for development
        • Assistance with finding apartments, child care, etc.

        Apply now via e-mail

        Location: Rostock

        We are seeking an outstanding candidate for a full-time position as the Head of the newly founded Department of Pathology Services.
        The Department of Pathology is embedded within the diagnostic departments of CENTOGENE, and works within the internal and external organizations to ensure that strategies for the treatment and cure especially of tumor diseases are based on accurate analyses of pathogenic and genetic mechanisms. The Department collaborates with and provides pathology support to scientists in the genetic testing especially of somatic mutations, characterization, and preclinical development of novel therapeutic products. These include mostly diseases caused by malignant transformation. Pathologist support effort includes participation on teams devoted to the development of predictive and prognostic markers in many of these diseases.

        Your qualifications
        • Candidates should have detailed knowledge of pathophysiology, especially in oncological indications
        • He/she should be a MD
        • A PhD degree in a related field, in addition to the MD degree, is desirable but not required
        • We seek candidates who are experts especially in the diagnostic categories of somatic oncological entities in the context of a detailed and current understanding of molecular and cellular biology
        • Candidates must have a valid medical license, and be ideally Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology or Anatomic and Clinical Pathology as well as a certification of added qualification in Cytopathology or Molecular Pathology
        • Candidates must have training and five or more years of experience especially in Oncopathology, and have demonstrated leadership experience in a clinical/academic environment
        • Candidates are expected to participate in teaching activities for house-staff and in conferences.
        • The candidate should possess strong personal skills and be capable of providing leadership in the department. Sign-out responsibilities are shared with further members of the department.

        Apply now via e-mail


        Lab

        Location: Rostock

        Job ID_11.02.99.02

        You are looking for an exciting and diversified education? You can be enthusiastic about organizational tasks and always keep track even in stressful situations?
        This is the right place! Start your apprenticeship at CENTOGENE!

        Those advantages are waiting for you at CENTOGENE:
        • Above average reimbursement (1st year: 710 €, 2nd year: 860 €, 3rd year: 950 €, 4th year: 1.100 €)
        • Work in an open minded, international team
        • Modern, big office in our new Headquarter next to the river Warnow
        • Extensive supervision by our certified trainers
        • Large team of apprentices to exchange with and to support you
        • Assumption of teaching aids and travel costs (professional school)
        • Good possibility of employment after finishing the apprenticeship due to our continuous growth
        • Regular company events form us as one team
        • In house yoga classes, back exercises and a fitness area are available for free
        • Bike-leasing or job tickets allow an environmentally-friendly and reasonable travel to work
        • You are convinced that CENTOGENE is the perfect employer for you? Then we are looking forward to receiving your application for the full-time position starting in September 2019 in Rostock 
        Your tasks and the procedure:

          • 3 ½ years duration (reduction to 3 years possible)
          • Work with animals, plants, microbes, human cells
          • Work in different departments at CENTOGENE and partner institutions in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania
          • Professional school in Zierow near Wismar
          • Exam preparation courses
          • Final exam (Chamber of Industry and Commerce)

        You have the following skills and qualifications:

          • General certificate of secondary education or general qualification of university entrance
          • Good marks in natural sciences and English
          • Biological and chemical-technical understanding
          • Outstanding interest in natural sciences (theory and practice)
          • Curiosity, patience, power of observation, sense of responsibility, skill and precision
          • Ability to work in a team, reliability, operational readiness 

        Apply now via e-mail

        Location: Rostock

        Job ID_16.03.99.13
        Your responsibilities
        • Receipt and barcoding of samples for genetic and biochemical analyzes
        • Electronic documentation and processing of data records in our laboratory information system
        • Maintain and tracking of orders in the system
        • Documentation of patient records
        • Maintenance and structuring of our databases and statistics
        Your profile
        • You have a completed education (m/f) as a Clinical Data Manager or Medical Assistant or equivalent training
        • Work experience is an advantage
        • You are working in a structured, analytical , accurate and organized way
        • Experience in customer service
        • Good MS-Office skills is a must
        • Very good English skills, oral and written, additional languages such as Arabic, Spanish, Portuguese are desirable
        • High sense of responsibility for dealing with patient data and samples

         Apply now via e-mail

        Location: Rostock

        Job ID_09.05.99.11

        Your tasks will be:

        • Organization and execution of daily patient sample archive routine
        • Documentation and structuring of archived patient samples
        • Management of archive information in respective databases
        • Processing and handling of access requests
        • Organizing shipments of archived samples

        Your have the following skills and qualifications:

        • Experience in management of an archive, library system or similar
        • Experience in handling of patient samples is of advantage
        • Very good organizational skills
        • Good IT knowledge
        • Good English knowledge
        • High accuracy, trustworthiness and responsibility

         Apply now via e-mail

        Location: Rostock

        Job ID_17.03.99.08
        Your responsibilities
        • Preparing moleculargenetic and biochemical reports
        • Technical validation of genetic analysis (Sanger sequencing, fragment lengths MLPA, Array CGH, NGS Sequencing)
        • Technical validation of biochemical analysis
        • Organization of implementations and maintenance of external ring tests
        Your profile
        • PhD in biology, biochemistry or medicine
        • Work experience in the field of molecular biology
        • Experienced in evaluation and validation of genetic results are a plus
        • Excellent English skills (oral & written), very good knowledge of Spanish and/or Portuguese is a plus
        • Experienced with web-based, interactive medical databases (SeqPilot, HGMD, PASCAL, etc.) are a plus
        • Interested in research and development projects
        • Ability to work in a team as well as independently

        Apply now via e-mail

        Location: Rostock

        Job ID_08.01.99.05

        Your responsibilities
        • Independent and autonomous performance of molecular genetic analyzes (PCR, MLPA, Sanger sequencing, etc.) or biochemical analyzes 
        • Technical validation of the received data as well as documentation in LIMS 
        • Laboratory organization
        Your profil
        • Successfully completed training as BTA / MTA / CTA or BA Biology 
        • Professional experience in the molecular biology or biochemical laboratory advantageous 
        • Good theoretical knowledge in the field necessary 
        • Basic knowledge of English 
        • Fit in MS Office 
        • Efficient time management and enjoyment of teamwork 

         Apply now via e-mail