The growing demand for healthy, safe and sustainable food has increasingly imposed restrictions on agricultural practices. Therefore, improving food production efficiency in a sustainable way, while safeguarding the environment and its natural resources, is essential.
We at Biotalys have the ambition to transform food protection, shaping the future of sustainable and safe food supply. We are a rapidly growing and transformative food and crop protection company developing a new generation of protein-based biocontrol solutions.
Based on our ground-breaking technology platform, we have developed a broad pipeline of effective and safe products with novel modes of action, addressing key crop pests and diseases across the whole value chain, from soil to plate. Our products combine the high-performance characteristics of chemicals with the clean safety profile of biologicals, making them ideal crop protection agents for both pre- and post-harvest applications.
Our headquarters are located in the vibrant biotech cluster in Ghent, Belgium. More information can be found on
To strengthen our valuable team of dedicated employees, Biotalys is looking for a ( Senior) Research Associate Formulation .
As (Senior) Research Associate Formulation you will contribute to the development, optimization and characterization of formulations for AGROBODYTM bioactives (proteins) to maintain product stability and shelf life, and to maximize in field bioavailability. You will work in close collaboration with cross functional teams within the company.
Key activities :
o Hands-on experience in formulation of crop protection products;
o Knowledge on existing formulation technologies and large-scale formulation of protein-based products;
o Experience with CIPAC methods for agrochemicals characterization;
o Experience with protein isolation, enrichment, modification and dialysis
o Experience with plant-pathogen systems and related assays
Teamwork, innovation, passion, wellbeing and accountability are the Biotalys’ values that guide our business and that we prize when we recruit new talent and reward our employees. We strive to create an exciting and dynamic working environment in which you will be challenged to take initiative, contributing to the success of the company. You will work in a multicultural and multidisciplinary team of top innovators in the AgFood Biotech industry who will support you to further develop and grow your personal skills. You will be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefits package.
Are you ready to set new grounds and new standards? Please apply via our career site and add your CV and motivation letter to your application.