Job Opportunities at Nucelis

Nucelis invites you to take a look at our current job openings and explore a career where you have an opportunity to influence results and significantly contribute to the success of the company. If you are ready to make a difference, enjoy working as part of a dynamic team of professionals, and want to participate in our exciting research, please submit your resume to .

We provide an attractive compensation and benefits package that includes:


We also offer a unique culture which encourages employees’ engagement and sense of empowerment, while providing the ability to positively influence the work environment.

Nucelis

6465 Nancy Ridge Drive
San Diego, CA 92121

From time to time Nucelis has temporary positions available. If you are interested in a temporary position, please e-mail your resume to .

Nucelis is an equal opportunity employer.

CURRENT JOB OPENINGS:

Nutrition Business Unit Director

Location: San Diego, CA 92121
Position: Full-Time, exempt
Required Education: B.S. or Ph.D. in Science/Chemical Engineering; MBA preferred
Area(s) of Expertise Desired: Marketing, Product Sales
Job Code: NC004A

Description:
Nucelis LLC is a leading metabolic engineering company in San Diego, CA, focused on the use of gene editing tools to construct commercially valuable strains of microorganisms, to produce and deliver high-value, performance-focused and sustainably-sourced ingredient solutions to the personal care, nutrition and flavor and fragrance markets. Nucelis has leveraged its proprietary technology (RTDSTM) and fermentation platform to produce its first family of products and is seeking a highly capable, energized and experienced Business Unit leader to join our team to direct the full range of commercialization activities required to launch our Nutrition products, and build our Nutrition franchise.

Summary:
The Nutrition business director is a critical leadership role for building our competency and presence in high-value, specialty nutrition ingredients globally. The successful candidate will work closely with our technical and business teams to identify opportunities that are aligned with our mission, vision, and sustainability strategy, and successfully commercialize these new high-value, sustainable nutritional ingredient solutions to enable growth opportunities and strengthen our competitive position.

The ideal candidate will drive and oversee the entire product-line life cycle from strategic planning, technical feasibility assessment, product development and specification determination, through product launch and commercialization. In summary, we are seeking a highly motivated, entrepreneurial and dynamic leader capable of building our business in nutritionals from the ground up.

Primary Responsibilities:

Requirements:

In short, we are looking for a dynamic individual who enjoys working in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment, likes to be challenged, and values the opportunity to make a difference, with experiences and perspectives that can fuel our growth and enrich the Nucelis culture.

The Company is committed to providing equal opportunity for employees and applicants in all aspects of the employment relationship, without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.

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.

Process Development Scientist

Location: San Diego, CA 92121
Reports to: Director of Chemistry
Position: Full-Time
Required Education: PhD in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, Biochemistry, Biotechnology or equivalent
Area(s) of Expertise Desired: Chemistry, Biochemistry, Natural products isolation, QC
Job Code: NC020

Description:
Nucelis LLC, an industrial biotechnology company in San Diego, CA, is looking for a Scientist to join the R&D team in the development of industrial purification processes downstream of microbial fermentation, for the production of high value specialty chemicals for use in the cosmetics, food, flavors & fragrances, and biofuel 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: NC020.

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

Fermentation Research Associate/Senior Research Associate

Location: San Diego, CA 92121
Position: Full-Time, exempt
Required Education: B.S. or higher in Biochemical Engineering, Microbiology, or related discipline.
Area(s) of Expertise Desired: Fermentation technology, experimental design and data analysis; aseptic operation, monitoring and control of lab and pilot scale bioreactors
Job Code: NC021

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, and develop optimized fermentation and chemical processes to maximize their commercial advantage. Nucelis is seeking a highly capable and experienced Fermentation Research Associate to join our Fermentation team.

Summary:
This individual will join a cross-functional team developing efficient and economic fermentation processes utilizing yeast and bacterial strains for the commercial production of high value specialty chemical ingredients for cosmetic, nutrition or flavor and fragrance applications. Activities include:

The successful candidate will help develop and implement procedures to increase fermentation reproducibility and throughput, install and commission new equipment, and participate in the transfer of improved fermentation technology to manufacturing scale.

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: NC021.

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

Research Assistant/Associate – Analytical and Process Development

Location: San Diego, CA 92121
Position: Research Assistant/ Associate
Required Education: BS in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biotechnology or equivalent
Area(s) of Expertise Desired: Chemistry, Biochemistry, Natural products isolation, QC
Job Code: NC022

Description:
Nucelis LLC is a leading metabolic engineering company in San Diego, CA, focused on the use of gene editing tools to construct commercially valuable strains of microorganisms, to produce and deliver high-value, performance-focused and sustainably-sourced ingredient solutions to the personal care, nutrition and flavor and fragrance markets. Nucelis has leveraged its proprietary technology (RTDS™) and fermentation platform to produce its first family of products and is seeking a highly capable, energized, Analytical and Process Development Chemist to join our team.

Position Responsibilities:

Knowledge, Experience, Skills:

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: NC022.

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

Fermentation Specialist/Senior Specialist

Location: San Diego, CA 92121
Position: Full time, exempt
Required Education: B.S. or higher in Biochemical Engineering, Microbiology, or related discipline
Area(s) of Expertise Desired: Fermentation technology, experimental design and data analysis; aseptic operation, monitoring and control of lab and pilot scale bioreactors
Job Code: NC023

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, and develop optimized fermentation and chemical processes to maximize their commercial advantage. Nucelis is seeking a highly capable and experienced Fermentation Specialist to join our Fermentation team.

Summary:
This individual will join a cross-functional team developing efficient and economic fermentation processes utilizing yeast and bacterial strains for the commercial production of high value specialty chemical ingredients for cosmetic, nutrition or flavor and fragrance applications. Activities include:

The successful candidate will help develop and implement procedures to increase fermentation reproducibility and throughput, install and commission new equipment, and participate in the transfer of improved fermentation technology to manufacturing scale.

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: NC023.

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