Research Associate - Upstream Bioprocess Development
Location: San Francisco, CA
Wild Type is creating better meat. We are using cellular agriculture technologies to address the most pressing challenges of our generation: climate change, food security, and health. We are looking for committed scientists to fundamentally redefine how the world sources healthy and delicious meat. We invite you to join our team and transform our food system for good.
About the job
Work with our cell culture media & process development team to improve cell manufacturing processes
Operate and maintain bioreactors
Troubleshoot and optimize key process parameters to improve production efficiency
Monitor processes and prepare samples for downstream analyses
Design and test novel cell culture media formulations
Perform tissue culture work, including cell line maintenance, characterization, and expansion
Maintain accurate experimental records
BS or MS in Cell/Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Chemical, or Biochemical Engineering with 2+ years of process development experience; prior experience in biotechnology/bio-pharmaceutical industry is a plus
Hands-on experience in operating bioreactors
Ability to work independently in experiment planning, design, execution, optimization, data analysis, interpretation, and communication
Excellent organizational, communication skills and a track record of effective collaboration in complex projects
Mission-driven, creative, and entrepreneurial
Wild Type is committed to building a diverse workplace spanning multiple dimensions including race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity, and veteran status.
Please send cover letter and CV here.