Fermentation Engineer I – PhD
Together, We Can Solve the World???s Greatest ChallengesThe solution to many of the most fundamental challenges facing the world today can be found in science. But providing for the food, energy and safety needs of a growing population will require more than science alone. It will require many people working together to devise solutions that improve the lives of people everywhere. DuPont has a rich history of scientific discovery that has enabled countless innovations and today, we???re looking for more people, in more places, to collaborate with us to make life the best it can be. About DuPont Industrial Biosciences DuPont Industrial Biosciences comprises an unmatched portfolio of capabilities in industrial biotechnology and biobased solutions. The unique combination of agricultural, biotechnology, chemical and material science capabilities allows DuPont Industrial Biosciences to deliver cost-effective products with superior performance and sustainability aspects to a range of industries. Bringing together the expertise from Danisco, Genencor, and DuPont has yielded a unique combination of strengths in enzyme technology, materials science, and bioprocessing. We call it Powered by DuPont??? Genencor?? Science. It???s what powers the innovations to help solve some of the world???s greatest challenges. Responsibilities:Develop fermentation processes for biomolecules produced by microbial cultures, including both bacterial and fungal systemsActive participant in the execution of scale-up/scale-down methodology for fermentation processes, including design and analysis of experimentsCollaborate with process technicians, molecular biologists and microbiologists, downstream recovery engineers as well as other members of DuPont IB???s Research and Global Supply organizationsPrepare technical reports, presentations, protocols and other technical and regulatory documentationQualifications:PhD in Chemical or Bio-Chemical Engineering0-2 years industrial experience, including industrial & academic internshipsStrong biological science background (e.g. Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, etc.) Demonstration of exceptional capabilities in educational pursuits and associated work/study programsStrong written and verbal communication skillsSelf-starter with good organizational skills and leadership potentialStrong team player Some travel requiredDuPont IB is an Equal Opportunity Employer.Apply for this job.