Senior Biochemistry/DSP Engineer - Q4 2022

Who We Are

Nutropy produces milk ingredients through precision fermentation in order to develop more sustainable, healthy and ethical food products.

Nutropy is a pioneer start-up in the growing alternative protein sector. Based in Genopole (Evry), the largest French biopark, we are looking for employees ready to join our adventure.

What We Offer

Job Description

Job Tasks

  • Design, plan, execute and analyze projects and experiments, reporting to the CSO and working in collaboration with adjacent teams
  • Develop and optimize different downstream processing (DSP) processes
  • Perform product analytical analyses and investigate molecular mechanisms
  • Lead scale up activities
  • Develop and improve Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Prepare and present results (rigorous laboratory notebook, reports, presentations…)
  • Manage and mentor junior members

Required profile

Education & Experience

  • Degree in biochemistry, biotechnology, microbiology, biological engineering or related disciplines + years experience: PhD +1-3; engineering/master’s degree +4-6; undergraduate degree +6-8
  • Experience in recombinant protein purification and characterization (ideally including SDS-PAGE, NATIF-PAGE, Western Blot, protein dosage, mass spectrometry, HPLC)
  • Experience managing/mentoring team members
  • Speak English professionally, ideally speak some French

Soft Skills

  • Independent, well-organized and proactive work style
  • Ability to work with the highest accuracy and properly prioritize
  • Well organized and with significant experience in project management
  • Good at troubleshooting and problem-solving
  • Excellent communication skills and positive attitude
  • Interest in dairy science and alternative proteins
  • Motivation to work in a challenging start-up environment

Job Overview:

Title: Senior Biochemistry/DSP Engineer

Location: Evry-Courcouronnes (91)

Field of activity: Foodtech, Biotech, Bioproduction

Type of Contract: CDI (permanent position)

Availability: ASAP

Education: Bac +4 / Undergraduate and more

Company Culture

  • Dynamic, collaborative and innovative environment
  • Strong potential for career growth
  • Contribution towards a positive cause