From April 05, 2021
to July 05, 2021
Lebanon, New Hampshire
Research and Development
As soon as possible
Permanent - Full time
1 to 3 years
Monday to Friday, 40 hours/week
Based on experience
Competitive social benefits
Mascoma LLC (Lebanon, New Hampshire), part of the Lallemand Corporate R&D business group, is a leader in the research and development of new industrial biotechnology products. Its team members are developing microbial products and applications that enable the efficient and sustainable production of fuels and chemicals, feed, and food products from agricultural or other biomass sources. They develop and deliver innovative technologies to create competitive advantages for customers in manufacturing focused on biological processes across all markets served by Lallemand (biofuels, baking, brewing, winemaking, distilled spirits, pharmaceuticals and probiotics, plant and animal care).
Mascoma is an equal opportunity employer and offers competitive compensation in addition to a package of benefits including: medical, dental, and vision insurance; a 401K program and matching contributions; company-paid short-term and long-term disability benefits; paid vacation time, holidays, and floating holidays; and tuition reimbursement for job-related ongoing education; among others. We continually aim to increase the diversity and inclusiveness of our workforce, recognizing that fresh perspectives and diverse life experiences bring about the new ideas and creativity that make our team succeed.
The Application Scientist will join Mascoma’s Application Technology Group as part of a larger team working to develop and successfully apply biocatalysts for the production of biofuels and other valuable feed, chemical, or food co-products, from fermentation. The primary responsibilities of the selected individual will be to:
Apply expertise in fuel ethanol bioprocessing and related industrial fermentation applications to quickly and successfully bring new value-added yeast and bacteria products to market as part of cross-functional product development teams;
Work closely with colleagues to develop new knowledge around the interaction of microorganisms with the industrial application environment;
Collaborate with internal technical support and sales staff and customers on strategies to understand and enable industrial conditions providing the best product deployment and performance outcomes;
Champion and implement improvements in data analysis capabilities linking laboratory-scale through industrial-scale applications, and communicate knowledge gained from this analysis to the product development teams.
The candidate will perform this research as part of a multi-disciplinary team providing solutions to challenging industrial needs with insight, creativity, and skill. This position reports to the Director, Application Technology.
Lallemand is a privately held Canadian company, founded at the end of the 19th century, specializing in the development, production and marketing of yeasts and bacteria. The company is comprised of 11 major business units, each focused on specific applications of yeast and bacteria, with activities throughout worldwide. Administrative offices for the parent company are in Montreal, Canada. Today, Lallemand employs more than 4500 people working across more than 45 countries, on 5 continents.
Lallemand's corporate division encompasses all of the support services offered to our branches. Its goal is to optimize internal processes, ensure that your operation is running smoothly, and that your strategy is well thought-out.
Our corporate branch's head office is located in Montreal, Canada, and relies on a team that specializes in: Management; Finance and accounting; Engineering; Research and Development (R&D); Human Resources (HR); and Information Technology (IT). If you want to help bring enthusiasm, collaboration and innovation to our workplace, we'd love to get to know you!
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