Research Scientist, Liquid Products Development, Bagsværd - Denmark
At Novozymes, we work in close partnership with our customers and the global community to make a sustainable impact. We use science to advance industries, and as part of Research, Innovation and Supply, you will help find the biological answers and build the new businesses that can pave the way for a brighter future.
Research Scientist, Liquid Products Development, Bagsværd
Liquid Products Development forms the bridge between our basic research and the production processes. It comprises the formulation development of liquid enzyme products, upscaling of new products and technologies, as well as supporting and improving our existing product range. Liquid Products Development covers a wide range of disciplines: from protein stabilization to optimization of products and production processes. The department collaborates closely with customers, commercial partners, and in cross-functional teams to develop products that excite.
We are looking for a Research Scientist for the department, which consists of scientists/PhDs and laboratory technicians. You will be responsible for the development and optimization of liquid formulations with focus on quality and stability of the final commercial products. You will work highly independent in cross-functional project groups, contribute to technology development as well as customer support, production trouble–shooting and scale up to our global production plants.
You will be offered an exciting position in a dynamic and enthusiastic department. You will have the opportunity to work in cross-functional project groups, and with widely varying projects. You will be in direct contact with colleagues from marketing, production, pilot plants, and research & development departments in Novozymes as well as customers.
Travel is limited.
In this position you need to:
- Have a Master degree and preferably also a PhD in chemical/biochemical engineering or related field, such as bio(chemistry) or food science.
- Experience within protein stability/formulation, enzyme optimization/production, detergent formulation or application of enzymes.
- Be result oriented and enjoy working with multiple tasks. You show initiative and have personal drive.
- Be innovative and always challenge the status quo.
- Thrive in an informal, international environment, where good networking skills are a prerequisite.
Novozymes is the world leader in biological solutions. Together with customers, partners and the global community, we improve industrial performance while preserving the planet’s resources and helping build better lives. As the world’s largest provider of enzyme and microbial technologies, our bioinnovation enables higher agricultural yields, low-temperature washing, energy-efficient production, renewable fuel and many other benefits that we rely on today and in the future. We call it Rethink Tomorrow. www.novozymes.com
For more information please contact Director, Robert van der Lans, by phone +45 3077 5810.
Application deadline: April 16, 2017.
Please attach your diploma(s) when you apply for the job.