Careers

Team Leader, Genetics

About the position:

Team Leader will initiate breeding program and lead the development of insect lines with improved characteristics for commercial purposes, using solid hands-on knowledge in insects and deep understanding of the state-of-the-art genetic research in Drosophila. The position combines bench
work, project management and work with multinational team and in strong cooperation with leading academic centers, CROs and industry partners.

Requirements:

Scientific skills:

  • PhD/MSc with industrial experience in Embryology, Developmental Biology or Genetics
  • Industry experience is an advantage
  • Experience in Drosophila research is a must
  • Experience in assay development, Drosophila cell line establishment and maintenance, NGS and
  • BSF methodology is an advantage.

Management skills:

  • Project management (budget, timeline, monitoring and reporting)
  • Planning and negotiating collaborations with academia and contract research organizations
  • Scientific communications: preparation of reports, grant proposals and documentation
  • Independent, creative and passionate self-starter who can initiate, deliver and lead a team

Contact: y.matiuhin@entoprotech.com


Leader, Process Development

About the position:

Black Soldier Fly larvae is a source of high-quality protein, fat and chitin. Entoprotech R&D department
develops novel bioprocess to preserve functionality and optimize the production yields. Process
Development Leader will be responsible for design and execution of the bioprocess from ideation to the
R&D scale, and subsequent tech-transfer to the pilot scale. The position combines benchwork, project
management and work with multidisciplinary team in strong cooperation with leading academic centers,
consultants and industry partners

Requirements:

Scientific skills:

  • MSc/PhD degree in Food Engineering/Biotechnology/Chemical Engineering or related science discipline with strong industrial background
  • 5+ years of Food/Biotech/Pharma industry experience
  • Acquittance with the pilot-scale biomass processing technologies: separation, oil pressing, drying Industrial experience in fat/oil/lipid manufacturing

Management skills:

  • Project management (budget, timeline, monitoring and reporting)
  • Planning and negotiating collaborations with academia and contract research organizations
  • Scientific communications: preparation of reports, grant proposals and documentation
  • Independent, creative and passionate self-starter who can initiate, deliver and lead a team

Contact: y.matiuhin@entoprotech.com