Scientist, Research & Development – Franklinton, NC

Pioneer a brighter future
At Novozymes, we work in close partnership with our customers and the global community to make an impact and help create a better world for those around us, for each other and for future generations. We use science to advance industries, and as part of R&D, you will create and develop the biological answers that will pave the way for a brighter future.

Scientist, Research & Development – Franklinton, NC
Join us as a Scientist on our Research & Development team in Franklinton, NC and be part of building a sustainable future! We are seeking an innovative Scientist to join our Biofuels Research and Development organization to develop biologically-based applications for BioEnergy. The ideal candidate should have a strong desire for generating innovative scientific/technical solutions to problems of commercial importance in the area of biofuels production. Solving biofuels challenges could call on the scientist’s expertise in chemistry, biochemistry, and microbiology and may include: leading or participating in projects with Novozymes scientists from around the globe, interfacing with our Technical Services team to get a better understanding of the problems faced by our customers, keeping abreast of relevant literature in biofuels and introducing new equipment, instruments and analytical techniques to the group, and developing enzymatic and microbial assays.

In this position you will need:
  • Ph.D. in Microbiology, Molecular Biology, or a related discipline with at least 3 years’ industrial experience in biological application research.
  • Strong background in microbial physiology, enzymology, biochemistry and analytics.
  • Hands-on experience in aerobic or anaerobic fermentations.
  • Experience in molecular biology, Omics, and high throughput screening is a plus
Are you the next Zymer in our team? Consider a career with Novozymes and let’s realize your potential together.

About Novozymes
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: September 30, 2016
Ref 2796BR
City Franklinton, NC
Country USA
Job Area Research and Development
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