Associate Scientist 1, Automated Strain Engineering
At Amyris, we develop custom microbes and associated processes that transform renewable, plant-based sugars into high-value molecules through industrial-scale fermentation.Â Our technology provides a sustainable alternative to traditional chemical manufacturing and delivers products that directly impact millions of lives.Â We are a team of pragmatic idealists who are using breakthrough science to deliver sustainable solutions for a growing world.Â Â
We are searching for an Associate Scientist to support the continued operation, optimization, and expansion of the worldâs most advanced strain engineering platform.Â Our team has developed an integrated pipeline that facilitates the construction, validation, and transformation of thousands of DNA assemblies each week.Â This pipeline enables our scientists to construct engineered microbial strains at a pace that is unmatched in our industry.Â The Associate will be responsible for executing automated molecular biology protocols, reporting results to research teams, and continually optimizing and improving pipeline operations.Â We favor candidates who thrive in collaborative, team-oriented environments and are passionate about the Amyris mission.Â
Amyris, a leader in industrial synthetic biology, uses its innovative bioscience solutions to achieve renewable products by converting plant sugars into hydrocarbon molecules. Amyrisâ molecules are used in wide range of specialty & performance chemicals, flavors & fragrances and in applications ranging from cosmetics to biofuels. Learn more at www.amyris.com.
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