Senior Product Development Engineer/Scientist
Miromatrix Medical Inc. is a company engaged in the development, based upon its proprietary perfusion decellularization/recellularization technology, of fully biological human organs for transplant, as well as organ-derived biological products for hernia repair and advanced wound care. This is a unique opportunity to join a growing company with novel products.
Miromatrix has an immediate opening for a highly-motivated individual who wants to join our team in a fast-paced, results-oriented work environment. We are looking for a talented Senior Development Engineer/Scientist to assist with the development of a novel recellularized liver graft for the treatment of liver failure. In this role, primary responsibilities will be experiment planning, decellularization of livers, cell culture including hepatocyte and endothelial cells, bioreactor seeding, characterization of liver function, and preclinical studies.
Miromatrix seeks an individual with at least a BS degree in one of the Sciences or Engineering disciplines including Tissue or Biomedical Engineering. The successful candidate will be highly proficient in cell biology, cell culture. Applicants should have at least 5 years of relevant experience. Excellent organizational, verbal, written, and interpersonal skills are essential as well as enthusiasm for a collaborative work culture.
Preference will be given to those with prior tissue engineering experience and a background in regenerative medicine. Additional experience in the characterization of liver function, hepatocyte cell culture, extracellular matrix, and/or endothelial cell culture are definite plusses as well as an MS or PhD in a biology or engineering discipline.
Miromatrix offers a competitive compensation package with great growth potential. The Company is committed to providing a safe, fair and enjoyable work environment. Job offer will be contingent upon a pre-employment background check and drug screening. Miromatrix Medical Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.