R&D CHEMIST

מדעים / ביו-טק דרום - שקף תאריך פרסום: 04/07/2024 מספר משרה: 3070

Job Description: We are seeking a talented and motivated R&D Chemist to join a research and development team in an innovative startup company. This role requires a strong background in chemistry, excellent problem-solving skills, and the ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Develop and optimize protocols for the extraction of bioactive compounds from biomass.
  • Perform extractions using solvents, liquid-liquid extraction, and purification techniques, including column chromatography.
  • Utilize analytical methods (e.g., UV-Vis spectrophotometry) to quantify compound concentrations.
  • Collaborate with a multidisciplinary team to achieve project goals.
  • Lead project initiatives, ensuring timelines and deliverables are met.
  • Work independently, demonstrating strong self-motivation and organizational skills.
  • Prepare technical reports and present findings.
  • Develop and optimize chemical processes for new and existing products.
  • Conduct experiments, analyze data, and interpret results to drive project success.
  • Maintain accurate and detailed records of research activities and findings.
  • Ensure compliance with safety and environmental regulations in all research activities.
  • Present research findings and progress to internal and external stakeholders.
Qualifications:
  • Master’s degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or a related field with relevant industry experience, or a PhD.
  • Extraction and refinement of natural substances for chemical research from biological materials.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead projects and work independently.
  • Familiarity with chromatographic techniques (e.g., HPLC, GC) – Preferred.
  • Experience in scale-up processes from laboratory to pilot plant – Preferred.
  • Understanding of biotechnological applications in nutraceuticals – Preferred.
  • Good English communication skills, both written and verbal – Preferred.
  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills.