Research Associate, BioEnergy - Greater Raleigh Area

Pioneer a brighter future
At Novozymes, we work in close partnership with our customers and the global community to make a sustainable impact. We use science to advance industries, and as part of Agriculture & Bioenergy, you will work across the agricultural value chain to provide biological solutions that help feed and fuel a growing world.

Research Associate, BioEnergy, Greater Raleigh Area, NC
We are seeking an energetic, results oriented, collaborative colleague to join our BioEnergy Application Development R&D organization. As a Research Associate, you will work closely with highly experienced scientists to develop and discover enzyme products for grain biofuel production.

To be successful in this role, you should be highly innovative, with the ability to think outside the box to solve technical problems. In addition, you should have a solid understanding of how the enzyme and microbial bio solutions will impact biofuel processes and economics for both Novozymes and our customers. You will frequently collaborate with cross functional and international teams on projects where you will join forces to think about future trends and ideas, and work to make them a reality today.

In this position, you need to have
  • BS/MS in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Microbiology, or related area
  • Experience with Biochemistry laboratory equipment and practices
  • Expertise in enzyme & microbial product development with strong understanding of replicating large scale production processes in the laboratory
  • Familiarity with automation and high performance application based liquid handling operation and methods programing
  • Strong desire to learn and improve both analytical techniques and fundamental mechanistic knowledge
  • Broad knowledge across various processes including Corn to ethanol dry milling and wet milling production processes
  • Excellent communication skills and good interpersonal and teamwork skills
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects
  • Ability to work in the United States now or in the future without sponsorship
Are you the next Zymer to join our team? Consider a career with Novozymes and let’s realize your potential together!

Novozymes is the world leader in biological solutions. Together with customers, partners and the global community, we improve industrial performance while preserving the planet’s resources and helping build better lives. As the world’s largest provider of enzyme and microbial technologies, our bioinnovation enables higher agricultural yields, low-temperature washing, energy-efficient production, renewable fuel and many other benefits that we rely on today and in the future. We call it Rethink Tomorrow.

Novozymes is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All employment decisions are based on business needs without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability or veteran status.

Application deadline: August 22, 2017
Ref 4052BR
City Franklinton, NC
Country USA
Job Area Research and Development
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