Stem Cell Biologist

  • New Age Meats
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Jan 14, 2020
Full time Food Science

Job Description

THE ROLE:

The Stem Cell Biologist  is responsible for cell line creation. You would be an integral early part of our science team, helping us form our long-term direction.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Deriving and maintaining mammalian cell lines
  • Formulating culture media
  • Conducting genetic engineering of cells
  • Offering strategic scientific inputs for long term data acquisition and analysis methods
  • Analyzing data and presenting results in internal and external meetings

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ph.D. in Stem Cell Biology or related discipline (or equivalent experience – e.g. 4 years in the industry)
  • Experience with adipogenesis 
  • Experience working with stem cells and iPSCs
  • Experience working with mammalian cells (preferably pig)
  • Experience working with bioreactors
  • Comfortable in utilizing gene editing techniques (CRISPR, lentiviral transductions)