Tiamat Sciences Corp. is growing the next generation of biomolecules using plants as bioreactors. Thanks to our proprietary platform, we can manufacture a wide range of high-value proteins, from antigens to growth factors. Our mission is to remove animal-based reagents and processes from cell culture technologies. We are currently working with awesome companies to bring Cellular Agriculture products and new medicines to the market and we are looking for a fantastic Scientist I to join our team based in North Carolina.
In this position, your main tasks will be (but not limited to):
You will design and conduct complex research projects related to protein purification, formulation, and downstream processing.
You will take part in new product design.
You will perform QC analyses.
You will take part in upstream and downstream product optimization projects.
You will draft and review analytical development reports and assay and process validation reports.
You will draft procedures, reports, forms, and any other documentation.
You will collaborate with the team in performing general lab management activities such as ordering supplies and managing equipment.
You have a Master's degree in biochemistry, biology, plant biology or microbiology with a minimum of 3 years of industry experience; or
You have a Ph.D. degree with a minimum of 1 year of industry experience.
You have experience in recombinant protein engineering.
You have extensive experience in performing general analytical techniques such as FPLC, UF/DF, ELISA, Western blot analysis, and stability assays.
You have experience in protein formulation.
You have experience in project management.
You have industry experience with proficiency in experimental design.
An experience in plant transformation and plant cell culture will be an asset.
You are passionate about science and truly interested in what you do.
You can challenge existing processes and propose innovative solutions.
You are comfortable with changes, and you know how to adjust quickly.
You communicate efficiently with your coworkers, and you are not afraid of sharing doubts and issues.
You are results-oriented, and you can provide recurrent reports highlighting your results.
You are an explorer able to build things from scratch and learn along the way.
You are a quick learner with solid adaptability capacities.
You are able to multi-task and troubleshoot.
On top of a competitive salary based on your skills and experience, Tiamat offers you
An annual salary between $85k-$100k, depending on your skills and experience.
A company culture based on innovation, integrity and empathy.
An excellent offer of Company-sponsored benefits (medical, dental, vision) for you (100% covered) and your family (50% covered)
Tax advantage savings with HSA and FSA benefits
An equity award to purchase shares of Tiamat's common stock and hold an ownership stake in the company.
The possibility to grow along with the company.
A CARE package with 20 days of PTO, 12 days of sick leave and 3 months of Maternity/Paternity leave
An annual team building with a fantastic multicultural team.
OUR ENGAGEMENT FOR A SAFE AND WELCOMING WORKPLACE
We are committed to offering a work environment where you can strive regardless of your race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, or gender identity or expression. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and happy to train passionate candidates, even if your experience does not perfectly match this job description requirement.