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Senior Fermentation Specialist

Experience Dependent
Job Reference: J5634126
Updated On: 14/12/2020
Status: Now Interviewing
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Biotechnology, Food / Drink, Bioprocessing

Skills: Biochemistry - Fermentation / USP, Engineering - Bioprocess (biotech or biopharma), Engineering - Food / FMCG, Process Development - Food / Drink, Food - Fermentation / Upstream Processing

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Senior Fermentation Specialist to join a leading food company based in the South Holland area. As the Senior Fermentation Specialist, you will be a key member of the R&D team, responsible for investigating, planning and developing new experiments and solutions contributing to sustainable food products.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Senior Fermentation Specialist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will be a Subject Matter Expert, requiring you to set up and lead fermentation projects ensuring plans are delivered in the team.

2. As the Senior Fermentation Specialist, you will develop, optimise and execute the fermentation work at laboratory and pilot scale. This will include taking a lead on the scale up process.

3. You will be an integral part of the team and will need to communicate, collaborate and troubleshoot with other disciplines including downstream process, process development, etc., as well as supporting internal sales, application and technical services, and external customers.

4. It will be part of your role to travel as part of the scale up and tech transfer to production scale.

Role Requirements

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Senior Fermentation Specialist, we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. A relevant MSc or PhD in a biotechnology, microbiology or biochemistry related subject will be essential to your application.

2. Proven industry experience in the foot industry working with fermentation processes from start to finish is required.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with designing your own fermentation process experiments is necessary.

Key Words: Fermentation | Senior Specialist | Process Development | Research and Development | R&D | PD | Microbiology | Biotechnology | Biochemistry | Food | Sustainable | Project Management | Lead | Fermenter | Scale-Up | Pilot | Laboratory | Science | SME | Technical
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