Bioprocess Engineer

  • Modern Meadow
  • Nutley, New Jersey
  • Feb 02, 2022
Biology Engineering: All

Job Description

Here at Modern Meadow, we are harnessing the power of design, biology, and engineering to produce a range of bioproducts. As we continue to grow, we are seeking to hire a Bioprocess Engineer familiar with techniques in bioprocessing to join our biomedical research team.

Responsibilities:

  • Work within the bioprocess team to develop and optimize downstream purification processes using a strong fundamental understanding of process and protein fundamentals.
  • Independently, identify and develop procedures for purification of proteins using a variety of methods, including chromatography, tangential flow filtration, centrifugation, enzymatic reactions, and protein precipitation, while continuously considering process scalability.
  • Collaborate with the Analytics team to identify suitable tools and methods for the characterization, detection, and/or quantification of important biochemical and process parameters.
  • Enjoys working at the bench for majority of the time and able to communicate results, conclusions, and recommendations within cross-functional team meetings.
  • Maintain accurate and complete records consistent with company policy and legal requirements.
  • Provide mentorship and knowledge to research associates and help them develop and achieve project/career goals.

Requirements:

  • A degree in Biochemical Engineering/Chemical Engineering/Biochemistry or related science with a focus on protein process development.
    • 3-5 years of relevant R&D experience with a Masters’/ Bachelor's degree
    • 0-3 years of relevant R&D experience with a PhD degree
  • Strong scientific background in protein purification and characterization with extensive hands-on experience in downstream process development.
  • Ability to lead the work of research associates, and independently lead research projects.
  • Goal-oriented, highly adaptable, and able to work effectively in a fast-paced, cross-functional team environment is required.
  • Ability to think outside the box with regards to protein purification and provide innovative solutions towards solving complex purification, process and scaleup problems.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills. ​ Self-motivated, passionate and comfortable working in a fast-paced environment. ​

Organization Type

Company

Organization Size

11-50

Sectors

Food & Agriculture, Materials & Manufacturing