Microbiologist (ID:2152)
16 Apr 2021

Microbiologist (ID:2152)


Industry Sector




  • Screening and Isolating soil/plant heavy metal resistant or TPH/PAH degrading microbes from soil/plant samples and from a large selections of microbiome samples.
  • Design and conduct molecular and bioassay experiments for the mechanism of action study of the selected microbes.
  • Designing and executing product development experiments.
  • Communicating scientific findings to key business partners through written technical and non-technical materials, and oral presentations.
  •   Preparing technical reports and SOPs; maintaining appropriate R&D records (e.g. Laboratory Note-books); procurement of research materials and general laboratory management.
  • Organizing and maintaining stocks and consumables including essential strain collections and microbial consortia.
  • Carrying out routine maintenance of equipment.
  •  Assisting with research funding and patent applications.
  • Managing the scientific communication in Chinese and English with our Irish and Chinese R&D team.


  • Ph.D. in Microbiology, Microbial Genetics, Biochemistry or related field. Minimum of 3 years of experience in an industrial or research lab studying soil and/or plant microbiology or equivalent.
  • Deep knowledge of soil/plant microbiome literature is required.
  • Expertise and extensive research experience in soil microbiome and/or plant endophytes is highly required.
  • High level of competency in isolation, culture, and characterization of soil/plant associated microbes.
  • Knowledge of the study of microbial colonization of plants and/or soil pollutant degradation.
  • Ability to function in a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment with minimal supervision.
  • Work well independently, be a self-starter, and bring new ways of working to the research team; creatively solve problems and take ownership of new projects.
  • Ability to manage more than one work stream at a time, good managerial and time management skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate well with internal teams and external partners; Ability to work efficiently across functions and with diverse teams of collaborators spanning disciplines and geographies; Comfort with ambiguity and complexity required; open to change and learn.

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For more information, you may contact han@aartd.com or 13601033578

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