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Fermentation Engineer for Microbial Lysozyme

Handary is a specialist in natural shelf life solutions. Currently, we are looking for a Fermentation Engineer experienced in microbial lysozyme and working in the fleurus plant.



• Develop fermentation processes for microbial lysozyme

• Active participant in the execution of scale-up/scale-down methodology for fermentation processes, including design and analysis of experiments and process modelling

• In support of predictive downscaling, assess commercially available systems, set up external collaborations, develop new small-scale methods

• Collaborate with process technicians, molecular biologists and microbiologists, downstream recovery engineers as well as other members of our Research and Global Supply organizations

•  Prepare technical reports, presentations, protocols and other technical and regulatory documentation



• Master, PhD or equivalent background in Chemical or Bio-Chemical Engineering

• 0-2 years industrial experience, including industrial & academic internships

• Strong biological science background (preferably Microbial Physiology)

• Hands-on fermentation physiologist with skills and interests in process design and analysis

• Interests in working with micro- and molecular-biologists, biochemists, analytical chemists and bioinformaticians

•Applied engineering skills and interests in fermentation process modelling, the candidate will work on projects involving strain research, fermentation development, bioreactor scale-up/down and integrated process transfers to manufacturing

•Demonstrated exceptional capabilities in system design

•Strong written and verbal communication skills

•Self-starter with good organizational and leadership skills

•Strong team player

•Some travel required


Annual Gross salary: €50,000+Bonus  


Holiday: 20 days


Application Process

Qualified candidates must submit a resume, in Word or PDF format, along with a compelling cover letter that describes your interest in the position and why you think you would be a good fit for the job. Applications should be sent to:


EOE STATEMENT       We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, or other applicable protected classes.    

Reference no: EU302