Bioprinting Research Scientist
We are in search of a Bioprinting Research Scientist to join our TERA-print team. In this role, you will help us expand the spectrum of applications to be revolutionized with our new game-changing technology, keep up with the demand for our products worldwide, and serve our customers at the highest level possible. Your skillset and passion for technology, paired with creativity and enthusiasm will be critical for achieving our ambitious development goals, and pushing the revolution forward.--TERA-print is a hot, rapidly growing startup disrupting the way research in materials science, chemistry, biology, and physics is done today. We build the world's most innovative desktop nanoprinters, based on the technology pioneered by Chad Mirkin, Professor of Chemistry at Northwestern University and a co-founder of TERA-print. With these tools, researchers can prototype molecular diagnostic devices and nanoelectronic circuits, perform highly-localized photochemistry, and discover new nanomaterials at an unprecedented rate, just to name a few of the diverse applications of our technology.--This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic, fast-paced innovative nanotechnology company, and impact the future!Once here you willLead the efforts on biomaterials formulation, printing, and characterization for such applications as tissue engineering and soft roboticsWork with scientists and engineers from diverse backgrounds on a wide spectrum of applications in bioengineering, chemistry, materials science, and physicsGet involved in all aspects of the application development process from ideation and proof-of-principle validation to optimization and implementationGo out in the field and build relationships with current and potential new users of our technologyBecome part of a culture that lets you both learn and teach while working with people outside of your immediate area of expertiseRelevant background and mindsetYou have completed a PhD degree in Bioengineering, Chemistry, Materials Science, or equivalentYou have 2+ years of background in 3D bioprinting, preferably at high resolutionYou are well versed in photochemistry and have a solid understanding of the surface physicochemistryBonus points if you have ability in tissue engineering, microfluidics, organ-on-a-chip, soft robotics or equivalentYou have great people skills, good verbal, written and visual presentation skills, as well as excellent storytelling and narrative skillsYou are confident and comfortable with going out into the world and interacting with interdisciplinary groups of researchers and scientists, as well as business people about technologyYou are a proactive, creative problem solver that thrives in an ambiguous and fast-paced environmentYou are open to working adjustable hours, and have the ability and desire to travel nationally and internationally to customer sites and conferences----What does TERA-print offer youTERA-print is a place where you can unleash your scientific creativity to solve diverse, complex research and scientific challenges alongside thoughtful, intelligent colleagues who lead with curiosity, empathy, passion, and optimismSure we work hard, but we also intentionally craft moments that allow us to pause and connectWe encourage our teammates to bring their whole selves to work, respect the need for work-life balance, and allow for autonomyWe strive to democratize the technology outside boundaries which allows for national and international travelWe offer competitive salary along with a good benefits package (health + dental insurance, 401k plan, life insurance)ApplyingInterested? Fantastic! To apply, please submit your resume or curriculum vitae along with a introductory letter.--Equal Opportunity EmployerTERA-print is an equal opportunity employer; candidates are considered for all roles without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital, parental, veteran or military status, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
August 14 on TopUSAJobs