CELL BIOLOGIST/MEDIA FORMULATION at Koniku
San Rafael, CA, US
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Tasks

  • Design and test cell culture media formulations which specifically cater to our
  • cell lines optimizing for predefined parameters with an emphasis on cost control.
  • Contribute to designing, operating, and maintaining bioreactors.
  • Optimize for consistency across media formulations company wide.
  • Contribute to tissue culture work, cell line maintenance, characterization, andexpansion.

Qualifications and skills

  • Ph.D. in chemical engineering, molecular biology, cell biology or a related discipline.
  • At least 2 years of industrial experience or academic experience.
  • An effective team player with excellent oral communication skills to both scientificand non-scientific audiences. You are an excellent experimentalist with ademonstrated track-record of productivity.
  • You can quickly trouble-shoot technical difficulties, maintain excellent scientific records, and clearly communicate your results.
  • You are keen to lead and mentor junior engineers and scientists with clarity.
  • An individual with integrity and a can do attitude.

Offer

Our offer includes:

  • additional performance bonuses and stock options awarded.
  • comprehensive health benefits, catered meals served on site.
  • paid time off, choice between several vacation policy.

Earliest start date is immediately.

Application Process

Please send us:

  • a cover letter about what motivates you - no more than half a page.
  • a short description of the professional accomplishments you are most proud of and how you have approached technical challenges in the past.
  • a complete CV including a detailed publication list and your PhD thesis if applicable.
  • three references and their contact information. Please include one from your most recent job - if you can not provide it please explain why.
  • Optional - a detailed statement on your ideal work environment.

Additional Requirements

  • To conform to ITAR regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.
  • Equal Opportunity Employer; We hire for individual competence, retain on results, advance for excellence - no exceptions.