Job Opportunities at Nucelis

If you are ready to make a difference, enjoy working as part of a team,
and want to participate in exciting research, please submit your resume to Nucelis via e-mail or mail:

Nucelis

6465 Nancy Ridge Drive
San Diego, CA 92121

CURRENT JOB OPENINGS:

Process Engineer

Location: San Diego, California-San Diego 92121
Reports to: Senior Director of Fermentation
Position: Full-Time
Required Education: BS/MS degree in Chemical or Biochemical Engineering
Area(s) of Expertise Desired: Biochemistry/Biochemical Engineering
Job Code: NC009A

Description:
Nucelis LLC is a metabolic engineering company in San Diego, CA, focused on the use of gene editing tools to construct commercially useful strains of microorganisms, as well as the development of optimized fermentation and chemicals processes to take maximum commercial advantage of these organisms. Nucelis is close to commercializing its first products and needs a highly capable and experienced process engineer with the capability to manage a broad range of research activities and successfully scale the process from the laboratory and pilot plant into commercial facilities.

Summary:

Requirements:

Nucelis provides an attractive compensation and benefits package that includes medical/dental, 401(k) plan and generous vacation and sick leave. If you enjoy working as part of a team and want to join our dynamic company, please email your resume to and reference job code: NC009A.

Only candidates with work authorization in the United States will be considered.

Product Manager

Location: San Diego, California - San Diego 92121
Reports to: Business Development Manager
Position: Full-Time
Required Education: BS in Chemistry or other Science, Chemical or Mechanical Engineering and/or MBA
Area(s) of Expertise Desired: Product Management, Supply Chain Management, Product Commercialization
Job Code: NC004A

Description:
Nucelis LLC is a metabolic engineering company in San Diego, CA, focused on the use of gene editing tools to construct commercially useful strains of microorganisms, as well as the development of optimized fermentation and chemicals processes to take maximum commercial advantage of these organisms. Nucelis is close to commercializing its first products and needs a highly capable and experienced product manager with the capability to manage a broad range of commercialization activities. The Product Manager will be responsible for driving and overseeing the entire product line life cycle from strategic planning to tactical activities for product development through product launch and commercialization for the Company’s initial family of products for the personal care and food ingredient markets.

Summary:

Requirements:

Nucelis provides an attractive compensation and benefits package that includes medical/dental, 401(k) plan and generous vacation and sick leave. If you enjoy working as part of a team and want to join our dynamic company, please email your resume to and reference job code: NC004A.

Only candidates with work authorization in the United States will be considered.

Senior Director of Fermentation

Location: San Diego, California - San Diego 92121
Reports to: CTO
Position: Full-Time
Required Education: MS/PhD degree in Chemical or Biochemical Engineering
Area(s) of Expertise Desired: Fermentation/Biochemical Engineering
Job Code: NC014

Description:
Nucelis LLC is a microbial trait development company in San Diego, CA, focused on the use of gene editing tools to construct commercially useful strains of microorganisms, as well as the development of optimized fermentation and chemical processes to take maximum commercial advantage of these organisms. Nucelis will commercialize its first products this year and needs a highly accomplished Senior Director of Fermentation with the capability to manage a broad range of fermentation research activities, and successfully scale processes from the laboratory and pilot plant into commercial facilities.

Summary:

Requirements:

Nucelis provides an attractive compensation and benefits package that includes medical/dental, 401(k) plan and generous vacation and sick leave. If you enjoy working as part of a team and want to join our dynamic company, please email your resume to and reference job code: NC014.

Only candidates with work authorization in the United States will be considered.

Temporary Intern – Molecular Biology

Location: San Diego, California - San Diego 92121
Position: Full-time, Temporary (2-4 Months)
Required Education: B.Sc.
Area(s) of Expertise Desired: Molecular Biology
Job Code: NC015

Description:
Nucelis LLC, a microbial trait development company in San Diego, CA, focused on the use of gene editing tools to construct commercially useful strains of microorganisms, as well as the development of optimized fermentation and chemical processes to take maximum commercial advantage of these organisms, has an immediate opening for a temporary 2-4 month position in the Molecular Biology Group. The successful candidate will have a B.Sc. degree in Molecular Biology, Microbiology, or a related field with 1-2 years of experience or an AA/HS diploma with 2-4 years of experience. The position will support research activities associated with expression of proteins in yeast to increase oil production. Tasks include vector construction (PCR, Gibson assembly, E.coli transformation, restriction analysis and DNA sequencing), and yeast transformation.

Requirements:
Knowledge of Molecular Biology with experience in DNA cloning and microbe handling is required. Basic knowledge of protein expression and interest in metabolic engineering and gene editing are highly desirable.

All candidates must be comfortable working independently. Ability to record experimental procedures and data in a clear, accurate manner is essential. Must be able to troubleshoot technical problems. Effective communication through report writing and oral presentation along with problem solving and organization skills are critical. An ability and willingness to improve process efficiency is desired.

If you enjoy working as part of a team and want to join our dynamic company, please email your resume to and reference job code: NC0015.

Only candidates with work authorization in the United States will be considered.