Senior Product Development Scientist
Kidney Team Lead

Position Description:
Miromatrix is a Minnesota-based biotechnology company engaged in the development of fully biological human organs to solve the chronic shortage of transplantable organs, utilizing its patented perfusion decellularization/recellularization technology, as well as organ-derived biological products such as MIROMESH® and MIRODERM® for soft tissue reinforcement and advanced wound care, respectively.  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 Scientist to lead our Kidney Team in the development of a novel recellularized kidney graft for the treatment of kidney failure. 

Responsibilities:

  • Experiment planning
  • Characterization of kidney function
  • Cell culture
  • Bioreactor seeding
  • Decellularization of kidneys
  • Preclinical studies

Required Qualifications:

  • BS degree in one of the Sciences or Engineering disciplines including Tissue or Biomedical Engineering
  • Highly proficient in tissue engineering, cell biology and cell culture
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience
  • Excellent organizational, verbal, written, and interpersonal skills are essential
  • Enthusiasm for a collaborative work culture

Desired Qualifications:

Preference will be given to those with prior tissue engineering experience and a background in regenerative medicine, either industry or academic related. Additional experience in the characterization of kidney function, primary cell culture, extracellular matrix, and/or endothelial cell culture are definite pluses as well as an MS or PhD in a biology or engineering discipline, or an MD. 

We encourage those with industrial regenerative medicine or tissue engineering experience to apply.

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.

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Email cover letter and resume to dseetapun@miromatrix.com