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Research Scientist, Natural Products Discovery

United States   •  Permanent, Full time


CK Group are seeking a Research Scientist to join the Products Discovery team with a next generation industrial biotechnology company producing plant-based ingredients for a range of sectors including pharmaceuticals and biotechnology.

Location:
This Scientist will be on a full time, permanent basis located in Cambridge, MA.

Role:
? Apply your knowledge of plant biochemistry, gene discovery, and/or structural biology to discover novel enzymes for recreating biosynthetic pathways to novel natural products (NP) and NP-like compounds
? Design, construct, and test performance of enzyme orthologs or variants across a number of assays
? Work as part of a multi-disciplinary scientific team to implement experimental plans and achieve project goals

Requirements:
? Ph.D. in Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Biochemistry, Microbiology, or a related field
? Expertise in at least one of biochemistry, enzyme characterization, and assay development
? Proficiency in molecular biology skills, including primer design, cloning, and PCR

Entitlement to work in the USA is essential. Please quote 52115 in all communications. 
Full Job Description will be available upon request.


You must have the right to work in United States.

  • Agency: CK Group
  • Contact: Alex Tosney
  • Phone: 01246 457718
  • Reference: 52300
  • Posted: 25th November 2021
  • Expires: 23rd December 2021

CK Group

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