Junior Bioprocess Engineer Intern

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General Details
, Bo-KaapCape Town
Advertised By: Agency
Job Type: Full-Time

Our client is looking for a Junior Bioprocess Engineer Intern to join their team.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in developing scalable, robust, high yielding, and economically viable attached cell-culture processes using lab-scale, and larger bioreactors with the aim of producing cultivated meat biomass
  • Assist in bioreactor process scale-up and eventual effective transfer to manufacturing stage
  • Assist with projects to develop and optimize analytical methods for product quality assessment
  • Collaborate and coordinate with colleagues to promote knowledge sharing initiatives
  • Communicate project status effectively with team members
  • Analyze and report data in scientific meetings
  • Detailed record keeping of daily scientific activities
  • Routine maintenance of bioprocessing equipment


Key Skills

  • Mission-aligned: Apply your technical talents to building a more sustainable food system and a better future for humanity
  • You’re proactive. You take initiative and think about the big picture
  • You’re inquisitive, curious, and have a growth mindset
  • You strive to be high-performing and want to work with others who will help you achieve peak performance
  • You’re kind, collaborative, and believe you can learn something from everyone you encounter
  • You thrive in dynamic environments and enjoy “hacking” new and innovative solutions to pressing problems.

Required Skills

  • 4 Years of Experience


  • Background in cell biology, including cell cycle, proliferation, differentiation, cellular adhesion
  • Completed B.Sc., B.Eng., M.Sc., or comparable qualification in the field of bioprocess engineering, life science engineering, biotechnology or similar
  • Knowledge of basic chemical work (e.g. buffer and media preparation)
  • Practical experience in mammalian cell culture and production in bioreactors
  • Basic knowledge of analytical skills such as qPCR, cell culture metabolite analysis preferred
  • Knowledge of both adherent cell and suspension cell culture technology would be a plus
  • Strong organizational skills to prioritize and deliver against timelines and competing priorities

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