Industry Title Natural Product Chemist Categories Industry Organization L’Oreal Location Bangalore, India Website https://www.loreal.com/ Contact firstname.lastname@example.org Job Information JOB GUIDELINES: Familiar with comprehensive knowledge of state-of-the-art Organic chemistry principles, Natural product chemistry of plant and microbial metabolites, Natural combinatorial chemistry. Responsible for Advanced Research and/or development in collaboration with CROs/ Industry for semisynthetic modification, total synthesis of natural product scaffold for Lead Identification and Discovery. Expertise Required in Organic Synthesis of: – Chiral molecules – Enantioselective synthesis – Resolution of racemic mixtures using Analytical tools – Popular reaction mechanisms and Naming Reactions. Profound knowledge in the science of Chromatographic separation, can handle purification of both novel and known Natural compounds for creation of Natural product Reference library, standardization of Plant extracts etc. Has experience in building project strategy, design new projects, execute and interpret results and plan experimental work. Has prior experience in preparing technical reports, Research publications, short summaries and experimental protocols. Expertise in the literature survey using Sci-Finder, Cross Fire Beilstein, Chemical Abstracts (CA). Familiar with working in accordance with GLP, GMP and safety. Open to participate in scientific conferences and publish Research work in peer reviewed journals. Expect the candidate to be well-organized, detail-oriented, able to work both independently and in a team environment, has excellent oral and written communication skills. Title Microbiologist Categories Industry Organization Mendel Biological Solutions Location Hayward Website http://kochbiologicalsolutions.com Contact email@example.com Job Information Isn’t it time you joined a company that thinks the same as you do? At Koch, 90% of earnings are reinvested in the company so that we can create opportunities and long-term value for our customers, employees and society. Our culture is defined by the Market-Based Management® philosophy which guides everyday decision making and provides employees with opportunities to contribute and personally benefit from the value they create. In a world with a growing population and diminishing resources, efficient food production is critically important. Koch Biological Solutions, LLC is an emerging leader in delivering targeted, science-driven biological products that improve crop productivity. To this end, our team is focused on developing live microbial and biologically-derived chemistries that improve plant performance at every stage of growth. The scientifically diverse research group, based in Hayward, CA, is proud of our products and our rich pipeline of new technologies. Koch Biological Solutions is currently recruiting an innovative and self-motivated Microbiologist. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated success in culturing collections of diverse microbes and maintaining cell lines used for biomass generation and fermentation and recovery process development optimization. The role will also support media development experiments with the goal of creating defined media conditions that optimize for growth, production, ease of process control, and ability to scale to pilot and manufacturing. As part of a lean Development team, the ideal candidate excels at defining individual project goals and communicating them clearly to management and peers, intrinsically driving process improvements at operational and project levels, working with manager to redefine and shape role as company needs change over time, and taking part in all laboratory functions from hand cleaning workstations to purchasing vital equipment. A Day In The Life Typically Includes: Culture and maintain cell lines for a wide variety of microbes -Develop and iterate cell line maintenance protocols based on feedback from process development customers and physiological needs of each microbe -Identify biomass and analyte quantification needs and collaborate with team members to develop in-house assays or identify options for outsourcing -Collaborate with media prep associates to troubleshoot media preparation issues (contamination, crystallization, storage, sterilization conditions) -Work closely with fermentation engineer to develop various processes for in-house production, testing various extraction methods, and general fermentation process development -Advise project leads on success factors for scalability at an early stage of cell line maintenance -Engage in bench scale fermentations for production and process development and advise on microbe physiological responses throughout fermentation -Support fermentation engineer with fermentation seed train development to maximize viable cell count and potential for production -Present data supporting process changes in seed vialing, fermentation, and seed train to an audience with a variety of scientific backgrounds Basic Qualifications: -3+ years of non-academic experience -B.S degree in any Biological Science with 8+ years of relevant experience OR M.S. degree in Microbiology or other Biological Science with 5+ years of relevant experience Physical Requirements: -Ability to lift and carry up to 25 lbs. (bags of solid ingredients, liquid media, fermentation equipment) Preferred Qualifications: -5+ years non-academic work experience -Experience in the separation of complex mixtures of natural products (e.g. plant extracts, microbial fermentation broths) -Experience working with bench scale fermenters and fermentation process development -Experience with 5S methodology -Ph.D. in Microbiology or other Biological Science with 3+ years of relevant experience Want to learn more about our Management Philosophy (Market-Based Management?) You may not always see our name on the products you use, but at Koch Industries, we work each day to help make better food, clothing, shelter, transportation, technologies, and other necessities. With a presence in almost every state across America, there are more than 60,000 of us striving to make valued products that create more opportunities for everyone. We Are Koch Industries #WeAreKoch Click here to learn more about KAES? This role is not eligible for visa sponsorship. Salary and benefits commensurate with experience. We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf Follow us KAES-LinkedIn KRC-Twitter KRC-Facebook KRC-YouTube Jobs 1-2 of 2 This job listing was created using Job Manager for WordPress, by Tom Townsend.