Scientist II, Molecular Microbiologist (PhD) – DuPont – Palo Alto, CA

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Job ID: 5765
Job date: 2016-07-13
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Company : DuPont 

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Role : Research Scientist 

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Job Description:
We are looking for a highly motivated and accomplished scientist to join the Molecular Biology group of Industrial Biosciences. The day to day duties will include proposing, designing and performing experiments using cutting edge techniques for projects aimed at commercializing proteins and small molecules.

The successful applicant will have a background in molecular microbiology and a proven record of innovative research in one or more of the following areas: prokaryotic physiology, protein expression/secretion, and synthetic biology. Bioinformatic experience with omics tools (genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics) is preferred. Leadership potential is essential.

The candidate must have strong organizational and communication skills and the ability to work in global, multidisciplinary teams. The candidate will work in a strong collaborative environment and will be expected to manage molecular biology responsibilities to achieve short- and long-term project goals, problem solve, and mentor other employees.

Job Qualifications Ph.D. in Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Molecular Genetics, Biochemistry or similar. At least 2 years Post-doctoral experience with a solid publication record in the above areas is preferred. The successful candidate will be a creative molecular biologist with excellent laboratory skills. Knowledge of microbial physiology and protein expression/secretion considered an asset. Experience in biochemistry and skills in computational approaches / bioinformatics are preferable. Excellent communication skills and the desire to work within a multidisciplinary team are required. The successful candidate must be motivated, creative, have strong problem solving and critical thinking skills, and be able to excel working independently and in a collaborative setting. Strong analytical and organizational skills are highly desirable. DuPont is an equal opportunity employer and an E-Verify employer.

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