Posted on: September 18, 2023
DescriptionWho are we, and what do we do?At Corteva Agriscience,
you will help us grow what's next. No matter your role, you will be
part of a team that is building the future of agriculture ? leading
breakthroughs in the innovation and application of science and
technology that will better the lives of people all over the world
and fuel the progress of humankind. Corteva Agriscience has an
exciting opportunity for a Research Investigator in the Systems &
Synthetic Biology group within Crop Protection Discovery and
Development located in Indianapolis, IN. We are seeking a synthetic
biologist to develop and execute metabolic engineering strategies
with diverse microbial species that produce sustainable crop
protection chemistry products and precursors. You will work closely
with other molecular and microbial biologists, metabolomics
experts, fermentation scientists, and engineers in a dynamic
Responsibilities ? How will you help us grow?
Design and execute independent cloning projects that deploy modern
molecular biology methods.
Collaborate with High Throughput Screening and Bioprocessing groups
to design the evaluation of engineered strains.
Develop new techniques for engineering target microbes, e.g.,
Provide technical mentoring to associate scientists and
Deliver internal presentations and research reports.
QualificationsRequirements ? What expertise have you grown? What do
you bring to the table?
Ph. D. degree in Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Chemical
Engineering, Biotechnology, or a related field.
5+ years of experience using molecular cloning methods.
Experience working with actinomycetes.
Understanding of secondary metabolite biosynthesis.
Ability to work effectively in a diverse, collaborative
Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously. Postdoctoral
experience (Preferred). Experience with fermentation platforms
(Preferred). Experience using CRISPR techniques for genome editing
and knock down analysis (Preferred).
Check out life at Corteva!www.linkedin.com/company/corteva/life
Ready to grow your perspectives, impact and career? Start by
applying to this opportunity today! #LI-CB1Benefits ? How We?ll
Support You:Numerous development opportunities offered to build
your skillsBe part of a company with a higher purpose and
contribute to making the world a better placeHealth benefits for
you and your family on your first day of employmentFour weeks of
paid time off and two weeks of well-being pay per year, plus paid
holidaysExcellent parental leave which includes a minimum of 16
weeks for mother and fatherFuture planning with our competitive
retirement savings plan and tuition reimbursement programLearn more
about our total rewards package here ?
Corteva BenefitsCheck out life at Corteva!
www.linkedin.com/company/corteva/lifeAre you a good match? Apply
today! We seek applicants from all backgrounds to ensure we get the
best, most creative talent on our team.
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