Research Scientist Fermentation

We are seeking a driven, organised and proactive Research Scientist with experience in fermentation development to join a Cambridge based company. You will be responsible for developing fermentation processes with close liaison with scientists researching the physiology and function of novel bacteria.


* A PhD in a relevant discipline (e.g. Microbiology or Bioprocess Engineering or a closely related subject) or a BSc in Microbiology or Bioprocess Engineering plus two years of experience in a bioprocess development environment utilising fermentation technology
* Experience in a bioprocess development environment utilising fermentation technology to grow bacteria
* The ability to design, execute and document experimental activities to a high standard
* The ability to work independently
* A natural sense of organisation and teamwork, as well as a collaborative approach in sharing know-how and expertise in a multidisciplinary environment
* Good presentational skills, both oral and written
* Flexibility to work in a new and dynamic company

Please get in touch with Polytec directly for more details.

[ Cambridge, Salary £neg. | vacancy reference : 32908 ]

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