We are looking for Microbiologist
to join our Tallinn team and develop Gelatex’s nanofibrous scaffolds and microcarriers for cell-cultured meat suitable for various cell types.
Gelatex Technologies is Estonian materials technology startup that develops and manufactures high-tech nanofibrous materials for cell-cultured meat, tissue engineering, wound care, filtration, energy storage and other applications. Gelatex makes the life more sustainable in the whole world.
You are a suitable candidate if:
You have a Ph.D. or M.Sc. in microbiology, molecular biology, cell biology, genetics technology, biotechnology, or a similar field.
You are experienced with cell culture laboratory techniques including the use of scaffolds and/or microcarriers
You have an innovative and pragmatic mindset, a problem-solving approach, and analytical abilities
Proven project and team management capabilities
Excellent administrative, organizational, and interpersonal skills
Excellent fluency in English both writing and speaking
Familiarity with cell-cultured meat is a plus
Why to join Gelatex:
You'll contribute to make the life healthier and more sustainable worldwide.
Get involved with hot topics such as cell-cultured meat, novel wound care materials or bio-based filtration materials.
Opportunity to work with industry experts internationally from many different industries.
Lots of independence but also lots of responsibility as one of the first members of a growing passionate team.
Many opportunities for personal and professional growth.
Competitive salary depending on experience, and the possibility for stock options.
„One of the most important part
is that we do not have micromanagement here at Gelatex. The management allows independence and you have the opportunity to perform tasks according to your personality. The second important part for me is that at Gelatex I am able to work in so many different areas. Although there is a lot of ambiguity ahead, we are working together as a team to achieve our goals.”
“Times are exciting at Gelatex right now and we believe that we are at the beginning of something very big. Our plan is to become the world’s leading manufacturer with our scaffolds for cultured meat and it is positive to see that we are already considered one of the leading companies in this field. In addition, there is a growing interest in our nanofiber production technology from other fields, such as wound care or biodegradable filtration materials. ”
“We value the uniqueness of each team member and notice individual strengths. Teamwork is definitely one of the kay aspects here at Gelatex. The more we work together the more we learn form each other’s competencies and through that we achieve environment that is pleasant for everyone. We are looking for a team of people who want to shape a better future. To create what has never been done before in material technology, and who would feel as excited as we do on a daily basis. “
International Business Development Manager
Mari-Ann Meigo Fonseca
Co-founder & COO
Co-founder and CEO