Due to increased market interest in our technology, and a successful capitalization, we are now expanding the team with a Biotechnology Engineer.

About the positionWe are looking for a Biotechnology Engineerto join ourteam in Lund, Sweden. You will be working closely with our Chief Technology Officer in a creative role where your tasks will range from design and execution of lab/pilotexperiments, to exploration ofnew applications of our technology.

Job responsibilities:

-Independent and in-team designandoperationof lab and pilot experiments
-Presentation and interpretation ofresults and projects outcomes
-Support Bioextraxmanagementteamin national and international communication,pitching, and fund applications.

The position is full-time. For the right candidate,however,the working hours can be flexible. Salary depends on experience. Who are you?We are looking for an ambitious individual with an MSc or BScdegreein Chemical engineering, Biotechnology, Microbiology or a related field. Nopriorindustry experience is necessary.

We are more interested in the candidate’s willingness and interest in joining a quickly expanding team on our journey from smallstart-up to a global leader within the biobased economy.

Required lab experience:

-Cultivation and characterization of pure microbial strains in lab scale bioreactors
-Optimization of microbial cultivation media for high
-cell density growth and high product yield
-Downstream processing of microbial metabolites-Characterization of intracellular and exocellular microbial products
-Online/Offline monitoring of microbial growth and products (spectroscopy, electrophoresis and chromatography)

Desirableexperience:

-Pilot-scale fermentation
-Biomass pre-treatments
-Bioprocess cost estimation
-Statistical optimization of media for microbial cultivations
-Cell free hydrolase reactions (eg., protease, esterase, amylase, lipase, or cellulase)

Does his sond interesting?
Please send your CV and a few sentences about yourself to mhai@bioextrax.com(no cover letter necessary). We are accepting applications and interviewing candidates on a rolling basis, and we will fill the position as soon as we have found the right candidate. Please get in touch with Mohammad HA Ibrahim, Bioextrax’CTO, in case you have any questions: +46 (0)76598 99 87 mhai@bioextrax.com

Job Category: Engineer Researcher
Job Type: Full Time

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