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Bioprocess Engineer

ManchesterPermanent
Experience Dependant
Job Reference: J5632180
Updated On: 29/10/2019
Status: Open to Applications
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Biotechnology, Engineering, Bioprocessing

Skills: Biochemistry - Fermentation / USP, Engineering - Scale Up, Biochemistry - Manufacturing / Plant Scale Purification, Engineering - Bioprocess (biotech or biopharma)

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Bioprocess Engineer to join an innovative biotechnology company based in the Greater Manchester area. As the Bioprocess Engineer you will be responsible for developing process controls and scaling-up the technology processes to pre-industrial pilot scale.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Bioprocess Engineer will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Your work will focus on scale up design work, so calculations for plant design will be necessary.

2. As the Bioprocess Engineer, you will work closely with fermentation teams and customers to aid fermentation development and the scale up of the separation technology.

3. It will be your responsibility to trouble shoot with the scale up processes and use your knowledge of working with bioreactors in industry to help solve problems fast.

4. You will be required to source suitable facilities and engineering firms for the construction of equipment.

Role Requirements

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Bioprocess Engineer we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a bioprocess related subject (e.g. Bioprocess Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Industrial Biotechnology, Biochemistry etc.) is necessary and a PhD is beneficial.

2. Proven industry experience in running bioreactors up to industrial scale and coordinating scale up projects will be required for this role.
3. A working knowledge and practical experience with purification and/or formulation techniques will be advantageous, alongside a knowledge of surfactant and lipid quantification.


Key Words: Process Engineer | Fermentation | Bioreactor | Scale Up | Plant Design | Purification | Biosurfactant | Lipid Quantification | Separation | Bioprocess | Engineering | Microbial | Microbiology | Biotechnology
Georgina Beer
Your Recruitment ConsultantGeorgina Beergeorgina.beer@hyperec.com
DisclaimerHyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.