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POLYMER CHEMIST

We are developing a biochemistry-based platform for production of tailor-made and modular sugar polymers.

LOCATION

Boston

EMPLOYMENT TYPE

Full-time

and Internship

What You’ll Do

  • Design, build, and test libraries of modular sugar polymer biosynthesis pathways.

  • Create experimental workflows and collect quantitative measurements, including GPC, SEC, DSC, HPLC, and FTIR. 

  • Collaborate frequently with the Metabolic Engineering and Synthetic Biology teams to optimize sugar polymer biosynthesis pathways in the production strains.

  • Communicate methods and results both internally with the team, and externally with other scientists, industry executives, and academic researchers.

  • Contribute to the generation and documentation of intellectual property

Who You are

  • Passionate about sustainability

  • Excited to be part of a fast-paced startup

  • Ph.D. or M.Sc. in Biochemistry, Material Science, or related fields.

  • 3+ years of research experience in an academic or industry lab setting.

  • Skilled in organic chemistry and polymer characterization techniques.

 

  • Ability to work both independently and in a collaborative team environment.

  •  Quantitative data analysis expertise.

  • Experience in biological engineering and microbial culture is a plus.

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