R&D Bioprocess Engineer

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

Job Description

THE ROLE:

You will contribute to the creation and automation of our bioprocessing pipeline. You would be an integral early part of our technology team, helping form our long term direction.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Refining bioreactor designs through CFD and empirical analyses 
  • Generating and optimizing analysis algorithms
  • Sourcing, building, and evaluating automation hardware
  • Providing strategic inputs for long term data acquisition and analysis methods
  • Analyzing data and presenting results in internal and external meetings

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Computational fluid dynamics – Sim-Flow, OpenFOAM, or equivalent
  • Culture of mammalian tissue models
  • Bioreactor development – Solidworks
  • Automation of cellular biology labs or bioprocessing pipelines
  • Systems engineering, including sensor fusion and closed-loop control
  • Data science and biostatistics
  • Familiarity with: Python, MATLAB, ImageJ, LabVIEW, Java, C, etc.
  • Fondness for biohacking or hardware/software hacking