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Scientist, Cell Culture Applications

Requisition ID 6192
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Research and Development 
Recruiter Tk1
Posting Type LI

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

About Kerry

A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.

About the role

At the Kerry Center in Beloit, we are a leader in taste and nutrition for the global food, beverage and pharmaceutical industry.  We have approximately 700 employees at this location that perform various task such as finance, procurement, supply chain and customer care.  This location is commutable from major cities such as Milwaukee and Madison. If you’re looking to build a career in RD&A with a team you can have some fun with, we might be the team for you.


The Scientist will interface with the relevant market directors to bring new or improved cell nutrition products to the cell nutrition portfolio. This will be achieved through cell culture methods.

Key responsibilities

We will count on you to lead and participate on proactive and reactive cell nutrition projects, coordinate new product introductions and process changes, lead and participate on interdepartmental teams. You will attend and/or participate in trade shows /conferences and be available to support the Global Sales team with customer visits when needed.


Key Deliverables

•             New business — resulting from completed Cell nutrition projects

•             Improvements — of yields, throughput, functionality and efficiencies on existing products and processes

Qualifications and skills

If you’re up to the challenge and have the following qualifications and background, please apply.

  • Do you have M.S. or Ph.D. in Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Bioprocess Engineering, Biology or other related fields?
  • Do you bring 2+ years of experience in biopharmaceutical /cell culture development media area?
  • Do you bring hands-on expertise do you bring in CHO cell culture techniques, media optimization, and experience in media formulation?
  • Do you have knowledge of Bioreactor and familiarization with plant GMP?
  • Are you familiar with mammalian cell metabolism and metabolites, cellular physiology, media optimization, GRAS organisms and GMOs?

Scientist, R&D, CHO, Cell Culture

3400 Millington Road | Beloit, WI 535


Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .                                                                                                         

Nearest Major Market: Madison

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