DuPont Application Specialist, Dairy Enzymes in New Century, Kansas
Application Specialist, Dairy Enzymes (Job Number: 208946W-01)
• Design, plan, execute, and interpret experiments to evaluate and optimize enzyme performance at lab- and pilot-scales, including work in a pilot scale facility with typical dairy processing equipment • Assist in the technical development of enzyme products throughout the commercialization process: formulation and stability, application performance evaluation, marketing material generation, commercial-scale trialing, and post-launch support • Support Sales and Innovation efforts through routine analysis of customer samples, lab- and pilot-scale simulations of customer processes, method development, and onsite and remote technical support • Responsibilities will be focused on all dairy applications including but not limited to milk, fresh fermented, cheese, and other dairy related applications
• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Biochemistry, Chemical or Bioprocess Engineering, Food Science, or a related field • Relevant academic lab experience and 3+ years of relevant food industry experience • Experience with enzymes, ideally at pilot-scale • Experience with analytical techniques, including HPLC, and laboratory techniques, including biochemical and enzyme assays • In-depth understanding of enzyme kinetics is preferred • Desire to work in a multidisciplinary team and capability to work independently • Self-starter with good organizational skills and exceptional attention to detail • Willingness to travel up to 25%, including to customer commercial production sites
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Primary Location: NA-United States-Kansas-New Century
Organization: Nutrition & Biosciences
Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)
Employee Status: Regular
Job Type: Experienced
DuPont is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class. If you need a reasonable accommodation to search or apply for a position, please visit our Accessibility Page for Contact Information. For US Applicants: See the “Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law” poster.