Cibus US LLC, a leading Agricultural Biotechnology company in San Diego CA, has an immediate opening for a Senior Research Specialist Position in Gene Editing Technology Development. A Bachelors/Masters/PhD degree in Molecular Biology or related field with a minimum of 8 years experience with a Bachelors, or 5 years with a Masters or PhD with 0+ years experience is required.
The focus of the role will be to help build and lead Cibus’ RTDSTMgene editing platform in microorganisms. The successful candidate will be expected to design, perform and supervise a variety of projects to develop robust gene editing platforms in yeast, bacteria and other organisms. The role will involve direct supervision of at least one Senior Research Associate, using an assortment of Microbiology and Molecular Biology technologies, and working across strain engineering and fermentation teams.