Fermentation and Prod Dev Research Scientist #2763
Our client seeks to hire an individual to develop innovative fermentation and formulation strategies for microbe-based new technologies identified through its Research and Development department. This position will serve as a critical link between discovery based R&D and commercial production. Major responsibilities will include:Developing and optimizing fermentation protocolsCreating novel formulations that will enable efficacious application of new microbial products in a ?variety of agricultural markets and enable excellent product stabilityDeveloping QC/QA protocols for new and existing productsTechnical support of company s current products through interaction with the Production department, ?Sales manager, and CSO The ideal candidate will be a creative thinker, work well in project-oriented teams, be comfortable working in a fast-paced corporate setting, be able to set goals and meet deadlines, and be capable of thinking about science within the context of global agricultural markets. Excellent communication skills and also a willingness to communicate are essential in our small company setting. ?JOB REQUIREMENTS: ?MS in Microbiology, Fermentation or similar fields; specialization in Chemistry, Chemical engineering; Separation Sciences are highly desirableSkills: Basic and advanced microbiological techniques, Fermentation, Microbe identification, U/HPLC, ESI-TOF, GC, Microscopy ?Excellent Organization and record keeping?Excellent written and oral communication skillsDemonstrated data analysis capabilitiesDemonstrated experience in laboratory techniques and managementDemonstrated success in quality control and attention to detailApply for this job.