R&D Engineer Formulation

Universities and Institutes of France


November 8, 2021


  • Organisation/Company: Lipofabrik
  • Research Field: Biological sciences › Biological engineering
  • Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1) Recognised Researcher (R2) Established Researcher (R3) Leading Researcher (R4)
  • Application Deadline: 08/11/2021 00:00 - Europe/Athens
  • Location: France › Lesquin
  • Type Of Contract: Temporary
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • LIPOFABRIK offers a position for “Formulation R&D engineer” who will be part of the R&D team developing lipopeptides based formulations.


    Fixed term contract: 4 to 6 months, to start in November or December 2021.

    Maternity leave replacement.

    Training & experience

    You must have graduated with a PhD in Biochemistry, Chemistry, Microbiology or Biotechnology. You have an extensive experience and skills in bacterial cell cultures and preferably with Bacillus strains.

    Main tasks

    You will be part of a young and highly motivated team also counting with the best experts in Bacillus Subtilis and lipopeptides. Your main tasks will be:

  • Test and set up lipopeptides highly concentrated formulations;
  • Study and coordinate with our formulating or industrial partners best options to formulate an efficient, stable and costeffective plant protection lipopeptides based formulation;
  • Extraction and purification of biomolecules through innovative processes;
  • Provide QC analysis and reports;
  • Perform biological activity tests on plant pathogens;
  • Participate to collaborative R&D programs.
  • Offer Requirements Specific Requirements

    Candidate must hold the following skills:

  • Extensive experience in formulation of biological active ingredients
  • Analytical skills (mainly HPLC and spectrophotometry).
  • Ideally handson DoE.
  • You show a field-oriented approach with hard working capacities. You have developed excellent engineering skills; you are precise and reliable. You are able to take initiative in order to achieve the targeted goals. Being part of a passionate team working in an international environment, you possess good communication/writing skills and proficient in English.

    As a fast-growing company, we might be able to offer further job opportunities, depending on our needs and the quality of work performed during this fixed term contract.

    Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: Lipofabrik
  • Organisation Type: Small Medium Enterprise, Start-up
  • Website: https:// www. lipofabrik.com
  • Country: France