Immediate opportunities for BSc., MSc., PhD, and PostDocs to join our San Francisco-based biotech startup.

 

Job Opening: Principal Process Development Engineer

We are looking for a Principal Process Development Engineer. The ideal candidate will have a Ph. D. and at least 10 years, M. Sc. and at least 12 years, or B. Sc. and at least 15 years experience in an industrial setting (e.g. biopharma, industrial biotechnology) involving fermentation and downstream operations including seed train, fermentation, centrifugation, MF, UF/DF, chromatography, lyophilization, and spray drying. The candidate must have expertise in fermentation process development and optimization.  The Principal Engineer is expected to plan, design, and execute fermentation process development and optimization project plans for microbial strains, e.g. yeast and filamentous fungi.  This engineer will lead development projects technology transfer, scale up, and production through demonstration and commercial scale at contract development and toll manufacturing organizations. Expertise should also include statistical design of experiments, data analysis, and process economics modeling.  

Please send CVs to careers@clarafoods.com.

 

Job Opening: Molecular Biologist    

We are expanding our team and are now looking for a solid Molecular Biologist.  The ideal candidate will have 2-5 years experience in an academic or industry lab setting.  The candidate would work with our strain engineering team to develop our high throughput cloning and transformation projects, and would have a strong background in one or several current cloning/gene editing techniques (i.e. Golden Gate, Gibson assembly, and CRISPR).  Experience with yeast and/or filamentous fungi is a plus.  

Please send CVs to careers@clarafoods.com.

 

Job Opening: Food Formulations Senior Scientist

We are expanding our team and are looking for an experienced Food Formulations Senior Scientist.  The ideal candidate will have 5-10+ years of experience in the areas of Proteomics, Food Science, and Food Engineering, specifically in the context of consumer protein products.  Additionally, a Materials Science background is an asset.  The candidate will have experience taking protein isolates and formulated food products from development through to commercialization. Responsibilities will focus on optimizing our formulations, sourcing raw materials, developing new products, designing QA/QC standards, and working alongside the strain engineering and process development teams throughout the product development cycle.  As the candidate will be coming on board as the first of a growing team, they will be expected to be largely self-directed and handle work on multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment.

Please send CVs to careers@clarafoods.com.

 

Job Opening: Process Development Engineer  

We are looking for Process Development Engineers. Although all levels of applicants are encouraged to apply, the ideal candidates will have 5 to 15 years of experience in industrial settings (e.g. biopharma, industrial biotechnology) involving multiple unit operations including fermentation, centrifugation, MF/UF/DF, column chromatography, SSMB chromatography, lyophilization, and spray drying. Successful candidates will be working on the development of of our recombinant egg-white protein production processes.

Please send CVs to careers@clarafoods.com.

 

Job Opening: Fermentation Engineer

We are looking for an experienced Fermentation Engineer. The ideal candidate will have 5 to 10 years of experience in an industrial setting (e.g. biopharma, industrial biotechnology) involving fermentation operations including seed train, fermentation, centrifugation, and MF. The candidate is expected to plan, design, and execute fermentation process development and optimization project plans.  Expertise should include design of experiments, data analysis, modeling, technology transfer, and scale up of fermentation processes for microbial strains, e.g. yeast and filamentous fungi.   

Please send CV to careers@clarafoods.com.