Head of Bioinformatics – Cemvita Factory

WHY YOU?

You want to change the world and looking for tangible ways to make an impact. You are passionate about our mission: Creating Economical Carbon-negative Solutions for a Sustainable Future, and you describe yourself by our core values:

• Customers first
• Go big or go home
• First principles and multi-disciplinary approach
• Yes and…
• Sustainable, practical, and economical solutions
• Take comfort in being out of our comfort zone
• Grow together as a team; with respect and humility

We are a lean team that leverages our unique science via impactful projects that are essential to a sustainable future for humanity. As an early member of Cemvita Factory, you’ll have the unique opportunity to build the infrastructure for applications of our technology while shaping the direction of the team and the company.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

• Develop data mining tools for genetic and metabolic pathway optimization
• Prepare statistical considerations for basic experimental designs and carry out statistical analyses independently
• Develop simulation models for novel enzymatic pathways based on biochemistry, microbiology and statistical knowledge
• Assesses relevant literature as well as existing data, evaluates the quality of data used in reports
• Serve as an example for the company values

LOCATION: Houston, Texas
COMPENSATION: Competitive base salary, stock options and benefits

BACKGROUND:

Have in-depth experience with bioinformatics-driven genetic engineering
Proficient in common programing language
Have experience with programming for laboratory automation
Prior startup experience is not required but preferred
Multidisciplinary background is preferred, especially in chemistry

For more information about the company visit www.cemvitafactory.com

To submit your CV, please contact Astrid Countee: astrid@cemvitafactory