Intern, Quality Systems and Compliance

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Based in Cambridge, MA and Gaithersburg, MD. We are committed to improving the health of people worldwide with our fundamental research and our work in the area of development of immunotherapies utilizing the full potential of the immune system to fight cancer, infectious diseases and other serious diseases. We believe in scientific rigor, innovation and passion as driving forces. BioNTech was founded by scientists and physicians to translate science into survival by combining fundamental research and operational excellence.

With decades of deep immunology expertise and experience in developing and optimizing mRNA as part of its broad suite of novel technologies, the company is working with the global community to defeat life-threatening and serious diseases such as cancer, COVID-19, malaria and tuberculosis. The first ever approved mRNA vaccine was created in the labs of BioNTech in Mainz, Germany. A fully integrated immunotherapy powerhouse. We remain focused on bringing our broad pipeline of next-generation immunotherapies and vaccines to people around the world to address cancer, infectious diseases, as well as a growing list of other medical conditions. To accomplish this, we continue to be deeply rooted in science and academic research while also having built a fully integrated, global immunotherapy company with cGMP and GMP manufacturing facilities anchored around deep expertise in immunology and complemented by an expanding set of capabilities.



Intern, Quality Systems and Compliance 


Primary responsibilities include:

Intern, Quality Systems and Compliance will aid and support the Quality Systems and Compliance team that may include but is not limited to processing requests for documentation, training, issue and change management, and metrics. This position will be located at BioNTech’s clinical manufacturing site in Gaithersburg, MD.  


  • Documentation Management
    • Learn about Good Documentation Practices and Principles
    • Assist with formatting of documents
    • Support in projects related to eQMS migration
  • Training Management
    • Learn about GxP Training and compliance
    • Provide support to Training projects, as needed
    • Support in projects related to eQMS migration
  • Quality Events
    • Issue and Change Management: Support integration into eQMS
    • Management Review: Metrics support where applicable
    • Self Inspection: Support where applicable
    • Regulatory Inspection: Support where applicable
    • Regulatory Surveillance: Support where applicable

Preferred Requirements:

  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint)
  • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at the time of the internship
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills are essential in this collaborative work environment
  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented and comfortable in a fast-paced small company environment
  • Flexible with strong organization skills, ability to multitask

Have we kindled your pioneering spirit?


Then apply now for our location Gaithersburg  and simply send us your application documents using our online form.

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