Fermentation Scientist

BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for California's Scientific community. We are currently looking for a Fermentation Scientist to work for a leading Bay Area biotechnology company.


Fermentation Scientist

SUMMARY:
The Scientist will lead strain screening operations and process development efforts to develop and identify new products.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Independently design, plan, and execute fermentation experiments to improve fermentation performance
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams
  • Supervise a research assistant to support experimental design and operations
  • Prepare and present results, scientific findings, technical reports, and protocols
  • Transfer fermentation processes to external sites
  • Adjust procedures and troubleshoot scale-up, as needed
REQUIREMENTS:
  • PhD or MS degree in Chemical Engineering, or related discipline, and 2+ years of relevant industrial experience in fermentation
  • Demonstrated technical proficiency, scientific creativity, and collaboration
  • Strong organization skills and proven ability to manage details
  • Experience working with various microorganisms is a plus
  • Experience with pilot and commercial-scale fermentation operations, along with tech transfer

  • Location: San Francisco / Bay Area
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job ID: TS515054130