Work location: Delaware Technology Park (STAR campus) Newark, DE 19716
Contact person: Basudeb Saha, email@example.com
Company Description RiKarbon is a growing startup with a mission to develop proprietary technologies and high-performance sustainable products from non-conventional feedstocks to meet growing consumer needs in the sustainable value-chain. The company’s initial product offerings include renewable base-oils and ingredients for cosmetics and environmentally-acceptable lubricants. In addition to enabling technology development, product scale up and process optimization for initial product offerings, the company is rapidly expanding its technology portfolio to serve broader sustainability initiatives, e.g. waste plastics upcycling, and seeking a Ph.D. scientist who can work independently in a growing multi-functional team environment.
Job description On a daily basis, the Research Scientist will (1) contribute to laboratory operations for condensation, hydrogenation and hydrodeoxygenation reactions and processes, (2) brainstorm and lead waste plastics upcycling technology, (3) supervise Research Technicians, (4) participate in meetings with collaborators/partners/customers, and (5) write reports and proposals for external funding.
How to apply Interested candidates can email a cover letter and 2-pages resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. The position will be open until filled.
It is the policy of RiKarbon Inc not to discriminate against any applicant for employment, or any employee because of age, color, sex, disability, national origin, race, or veteran status.