Group Leader (w/m/d) - Drug Product Development for Biopharmaceuticals

Permanent employee, Full-time · Martinsried (BY)


Our “Business Unit Formulation and Lyophilization” is looking for a new colleague, who wants to lead & be part of our team in Martinsried close to Munich. Are you passionate about Formulation and People Management to drive the growth of Coriolis at Martinsried?  

Come be part of our growing and highly motivated team – apply now!


People management

  • Leader of  a group of 8 – 12 direct reports, i.e., scientists with academic degree, working on client projects with focus on (i) liquid formulation development and (ii) characterization of biopharmaceutical molecules with focuses on excipient analysis
  • Responsible for strategic development of the group and recruit talents
  • Responsible for career development of the group members (e.g., onboarding, performance appraisal, development plan)
  • Disciplinary manager of team members 

Business responsibility

  • Ensures operational success of the group and associated team members
  • Responsible for the successful execution of client projects within the group
  • Responsible for resource management of the group members (e.g., capacity planning, unit controlling)
  • Works cooperatively alongside colleagues and key stakeholders across teams (e.g., Business Development, Finance, Technical Support Team, etc.)
  • Maintains cutting edge scientific knowledge of the group in biopharmaceutical liquid formulation development and characterization technology
  • Supports the implemention of innovation and continuous improvement of the organization
  • Responsible to ensure quality related regulations are implemented and followed in the group
  • Master or equivalent, University degree in (bio)chemistry, biology, medical sciences pharmacy or related field, PhD beneficial
  • 6+ years experience and in-depth knowledge in drug product development of biopharmaceuticals
  • Proven track record in leading teams and development of team members in an interdisciplinary and international environment
  • Significant experiences as project manager with strong project management skills such as resource management, delegation and controlling, prioritization, risk management and coordination of mutidisciplinary project teams
  • Leading by example, open for new ideas and tasks, can-do attitudes and hands on mentality
  • Team player with strong motivation and inter-personal skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and German 
  • Ownership: All team members are empowered to bring ideas, make decisions and have impact. Participate in our equity program and share in our success.
  • Transparency: Everyone at Coriolis is regularly updated on strategic progress, KPI tracking, product updates and changes.
  • Growth: Not only will you grow in your role, you also have access to our people development budget.
  • Flexibility: Work on your terms, by leveraging our hybrid-office arrangement. No minimums or maximums.

Let’s formulate innovation together…

Our success & development is created by the people working together @Coriolis. We put People first! That’s why we have a growth mindset, and value personality, collaboration and community to create an empowering and inspiring working space with focus on quality and costumers.


We would like to grow together with you!

Let’s continue building and creating the future now and join our Team of currently around 140 employees. In a highly motivated and interdisciplinary team, we provide you with a great chance to increase your experience. We offer an attractive work space at the Martinsried site. Let’s make a difference together!


Coriolis Pharma is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals regardless of ethnicity, sex, citizenship or gender identity, color, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, marital status, age or individual preferencies. Different backgrounds, experiences and ideas push us further and raise the bar.


Due to the current events concerning COVID-19, Coriolis Pharma has implemented different measures to ensure the phyical and mental health and safety of our employees (Air filter in offices, free masks and disinfectants, flexible use of moblie working).

People Organization and Culture Unit

Thank you for your interest! We look forward to receiving your application documents. Please use our career portal exclusively for this purpose. We would like to support you from the very beginning to shape your development possibilities here at Coriolis. For questions or further information, please visit or contact us directly.

We are looking forward to your application!

Dominik Schwemmer
Talent Acquisition Manager

People, Organization & Culture Unit

Coriolis Pharma Research GmbH
Phone: +49 (0) 89 – 417760 - 0
Fraunhoferstraße 18 b, 82152 Martinsried

About us

Coriolis Pharma, is a globally operating service provider and one of the world leaders in formulation research and development of (bio)pharmaceutical drugs and vaccines.
We revolutionize the  development process of biopharmaceutical drugs by integrating innovative  digital formulation approaches from drug development to commercial products. 

As  a people and team-oriented company with an interdisciplinary team of highly  skilled scientists and an expert scientific advisory board, we provide  cutting-edge services and tailor-made solutions for our clients.

Our company culture is based on diversity, teamwork and open and appreciative communication. That's why wonderful people from over 25 nations around the world work together successfully at Coriolis.

What motivates us? Our motivation is to enable  the development of innovative drugs by performing outstanding biopharmaceutical  research to improve the quality of life for humankind.

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