Career Opportunity

CHEMICAL-ENGINEER/CHEMIST (f/m/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time, Berlin | starting as soon as possible

 

Who we are and what we do

Cellbricks is a revolutionary biotech company, combining world-leading expertise in synthetic biology and 3D bioprinting. Leveraging our proprietary end-to-end bio-fabrication technology and our tissue engineering proficiency, we are replicating human tissue at scale, so researchers and doctors can provide patients with better clinical treatments. We envision a future where bio-fabrication of organs and human tissue is common medical practice so humans can enjoy longer, healthier lives. Our rapidly growing, multi-disciplinary team consists of 20 biotech enthusiasts, scientists, PhDs, engineers, chemists and entrepreneurs from excellent universities and top companies from all over the world. Our labs and offices are located in Berlin, Europe's top city for start-ups.

 

Your role

As a Chemical Engineer/ Chemist in the Bioink Department, your main task will be the development of new bioinks and optimization of existing processes. You will take responsibility for chemical synthesis and get the opportunity to independently develop and establish new materials so that they can be used for 3D printing. You will interface with chemists, biochemists, and biotech experts to develop an integrated experimental and production pipeline for reliable bioinks.  You will have an impact, shaping the company through your efforts, scientific experience and industry expertise.

 

Your responsibilities

  • Solve chemistry & process challenges using high-throughput technology and automation
  • Responsibility for chemical synthesis of bioinks & other own projects
  • Evaluate novel technologies and enhance pre-existing bioink workflows and/or introduce new capabilities, process monitoring & quality control
  • Expand the capabilities of the department and resolve scientific and technical challenges
  • Training & supervision of interns & student workers,
    collaboration with a chemical technical assistant

 

Your profile

  • Ph.D. or M.Sc. degree & four years of scientific experience in the field of chemistry, chemical engineering, life science or comparable directions with a strong focus on biopolymers and organic chemistry
  • Experience in synthesis of biopolymers and proteins
  • Experience in analytical techniques such as NMR, HPLC, GC, and MS
  • Strong analytical & problem-solving skills
  • Good German & English language skills
  • Experience in bioprinting, biotechnology and bioink production is a plus

 

Please note: If you think you're right for the job but don't meet all the requirements, you should still apply. Even if the job isn't perfect, strong candidates remain in our talent pool for future hiring. 

 

What we offer

  • A high-growth, ambitious biotech startup environment with competitive compensation package
  • A groundbreaking & disruptive technology and a diverse team of talented & motivated individuals looking to make a difference
  • Full ownership over exciting, challenging projects and full support to expand skills & boost personal development
  • Phenomenal team spirit including flexibility, weekly team activities & regular events
  • Great networking opportunities within the Berlin startup and global biotech ecosystems

 

Are you ready to join us?

Please send us your application incl. CV, relevant references, a paragraph describing your personal motivation and, if applicable, additional informative documents, by e-mail to: jobs@cellbricks.com - we are looking forward to getting in touch with you.

 

Equal Opportunity Statement

We are an equal-opportunity employer and value diversity. We consider all applications equally regardless of race, colour, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity. Furthermore, we strongly encourage individuals from groups traditionally underrepresented in tech to apply.