Operations Engineer - Fermentation in Boston, MA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 11/2/2019

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Job #:  993923


Fermentation Engineer 993923
 
Job Scope & Purpose:
Our Boston based client, focused in Synthetic biology and bacterial transformation is looking for a fermentation specialist to join their ranks. The ideal candidate is excited to tackle the ambitious challenge of transitioning multiple organisms from microtiter plates to bench-scale fermentation through scale-up and commercial-scale manufacturing of ingredients. This is a very exciting company with explosive growth, apply now to learn more!
Note: This is a weekend shift, Saturday and Sundays are requirements
Primary Job Responsibilities:
  • Execute fermentation processes across multiple Ginkgo organisms, with a focus on filamentous fungi, e.coli, and yeast as directed by senior engineers
  • Responsible for setup and breakdown of fermentation equipment
  • Aid in the preparation of media and other required reagents 
  • Collect and document process data and in-process samples
  • Basic lab maintenance to include stocking and equipment staging

Primary Job Requirements:
  • B.S. or equivalent experience with 1+ years’ relevant industry experience
  • Comfortable working with limited direct supervision
  • Expertise in scale-down approaches (such as matching performance in microtiter plates to that in fermentation scale) a plus
  • Knowledge of design of experiments and process modeling a plus
  • Experience with high throughput fermentation automation a plus
  • Ability to work well with a team in a fast paced environment

About Stratacuity:
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EEO Employer
Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178-6178.