Senior Scientist/Scientist

5 - 10 Years

Job Description

Roles and responsibilities 

Qualification- Ph D in Microbiology 

Minimum 5 years in Biotechnology research, preferably in a Nutraceutical / Pharmaceutical industry and having a good working knowledge on Probiotics and Prebiotics.

Preferred Technical Skills:
Isolation and screening of microorganisms from environmental samples, anti-microbial testing (aerobic & anaerobic). Environmental monitoring techniques, knowledge on area qualification, validation of microbiology related equipment, testing of pathogenic cultures.

Knowledge on fermentation techniques at bench-scale / pilot scale upstream and downstream techniques; handling of bacterial, yeast and fungal cultures; enzymes, proteins; quantitative and qualitative estimation of carbohydrates, proteins and nucleic acids, TLC, HPTLC, SDS-PAGE etc.,

Other relevant skills needed: computer Microsoft office, statistical techniques, scientific / research paper/ patent writing.

An exposure to Synthetic Biology, GUT microbiome research, regulatory aspects of probiotics and functional foots will be an added advantage.

The following are the broad responsibilities for this position:

Identifying new R&D projects for the process and product development.
Finding out new application for the existing products
Writing R&D reports and making presentation
Maintaining R&D, Biotech lab
Preparation of Research manuscript and reviewing the technical aspects of patents
Troubleshooting the technical issues of QC, Microbiology & QC, Biochemistry
Assisting Biotech Production Team for Technical issues in production process
Development and validation of Analytical Method of Microbiology and Biochemistry
All Other Routine works instructed by your reporting authority.

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:Pharma / Biotech / Clinical Research

Functional Area:Medical, Healthcare, R&D, Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology

Role Category:R&D

Role:Research Scientist


Desired Candidate Profile

Please refer to the Job description above


UG:B.Sc - Microbiology

PG:MS/M.Sc(Science) - Microbiology

Doctorate:Ph.D - Microbiology

Company Profile

Sami Labs Limited

About Sami Labs Ltd.:

"The vision of a research scientist and a passionate entrepreneur takes on social and commercial expressions." This, in short, explains the genesis and growth of Sami Labs"

Founded by Dr. Muhammed Majeed, an internationally acclaimed scientist and entrepreneur in the area of "Alternative Medicine", Sami Labs Limited is a research-oriented multinational health science company and a leading producer of nutraceuticals, cosmeceuticals, standardized herbal extracts, fine chemicals, specialty chemicals, and probiotics. The Government of India honored Sami Labs Limited with the National Award for Quality Products (Basic Drugs) in the year 1994 and the Prestigious DSIR award in the year 2002. The company is endowed with independent research divisions including Natural drugs, Phytochemistry, Synthetic Chemistry, Tissue Culture, Biotechnology, Analytical R&D, Biological Research, Microbiology, and Formulations R&D, all of which coordinate in a synergistic work model to create products meeting international standards.

With its 120 world-class scientists who are working tirelessly to discover and develop standardized natural ingredients that make life better, over 5,000 acres of contract farming and commitment to sustainable development, Sami Labs Ltd. continues to develop innovative, patented nutraceutical and cosmeceutical products for its clients.

Sami Labs has close to 200 US and International patents awarded and several more in the process, all products manufactured by Sami Labs are formulated in accordance with the global standards.

A solid foundation for dreams - Sami has seven state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities across the globe equipped with a continuous extraction plant with 30-40 tones extraction capacity of herbal raw material per day. An important aspect of the closed solvent recovery system in this facility is that the environmental pollution due to the release of solvent vapors is diminished. All the facilities are accreditated with ISO22000:2005, FSSAI. Sami Labs is the first company which installed a Super Critical Fluid Extraction facility in collaboration with IIT Bombay with Indian technology. In this technology, only liquid carbon dioxide is used in its supercritical stage as an extraction solvent, which is inert and eco-friendly and it is completely recycled and nothing is let out. To its credit, Sami has over 30 national and international awards.
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Recruiter Name:Rohini

Contact Company:Sami Labs Limited



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