Research Associate, Microbial Fermentation Development, RTP - United States
Pioneer a brighter future
At Novozymes, we work in close partnership with our customers and the global community to make an impact and help create a better world. For those around us, for each other and for the next generation. We use science to advance industries, and as part of R&D, you will create and develop the biological answers that will pave the way for a brighter future.
Research Associate, Microbial Fermentation and Recovery Development
Are you ready for a challenging role that lets you use both your scientific grounding and communication skills? If so, you could be our new colleague in the fermentation development group, a dynamic team of scientists and researchers located in RTP, NC. You’ll work within the internal research group, as well as with outside units, to develop advanced and scalable fermentation processes for both existing and novel microbe-based products (i.e. bacteria, fungi and yeast). Alongside an in-depth understanding of the scientific principles of microbial fermentation/recovery and process development, you demonstrate good stake-holder management and exceptional communication skills. In your daily work, you’ll use all of these talents to pioneer research and transform it into value-added products for a variety of industries, including agriculture, animal health and nutrition, household care and biofuels.
- Have a Bachelor or Masters in Chemical Engineering, Microbiology, or similar
- Background in liquid or solid-state fermentation strongly preferred
- Experience with statistical analysis and DOE
- Be a team player with strong analytical and communication skills
- Be able to work independently
- Be proactive and ready to take responsibility
Novozymes is the world leader in bioinnovation. Together with customers across a broad array of industries, we create tomorrow’s biosolutions, improving our customers’ business and the use of our planet’s resources. With over 700 products used in 130 countries, Novozymes’ bioinnovations improve industrial performance and safeguard the world’s resources by offering superior and sustainable solutions for tomorrow’s ever-changing marketplace.
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