Our Resident Companies Are Hiring! August, 2020 Edition

Here's some proof that in NYC, Life Sciences aren't slowing down! Here is a comprehensive list of open positions in our space, as well as more information on the companies posting them:

-Director – Discovery Biology

Black Diamond has an exciting opening for an experienced cancer biologist to serve as Director – Discovery Biology at the research site located in New York City. Reporting to the VP of Discovery Biology, the incumbent will lead a biology team and drive drug discovery projects through close collaboration with others to reshape and extend the pipeline of precision oncology medicines.


-Upstream Strain Engineering and Analytics Scientist 1

The Lead Upstream Development Scientist will provide technical leadership to an agile team who are focused on developing systems for dynamically controlling recombinant protein expression in microbial strains. Applied experience in molecular biology, protein engineering, protein characterization, and assay development. In addition to building Helaina’s strain engineering, protein engineering, and analytics pipelines, the Lead Upstream Scientist will also help to shape the company’s product roadmap and establish milestones along the critical path of early stage R&D.


-Community Manager

We are looking for a Community Manager as our first marketing hire to join Helaina’s founding team in building community at the ground level. We are changing how parents take care of their babies and supporting their earliest stages of parenthood.

Your mission will be to build the community and conversation for parents interested in exploring new, healthy ways of caring for their infants. You will catalyze and elevate these incredible conversations to build a community. You will be responsible for creating and managing outlets for conversation. ​You will be the foremost authority on what every Helaina parent feels and thinks about our offering​.


-Scientist (Strain Engineering)

As a Scientist on C16 Bio’s Strain Engineering team, you will harness molecular and synthetic biology tools to create new, rationally-designed microbial strains with core performance advantages. You will be entrusted as a thought leader in our broad efforts to develop next-generation strains and oils which deliver value to our customers. Projects may involve manipulating carbon metabolism in order to increase flux towards lipid biosynthesis; introducing exogenous metabolic functions to a host microorganism; or even designing molecular biological pathways to producing superior products which outperform traditionally palm-oil derived ingredients.


-Research Associate (Strain Engineering)

As a Strain Engineering Research Associate, you will be at the forefront of our R&D team. You will utilize your microbiology skills to generate new and exciting strains to meet C16 Bio’s goal of producing a truly sustainable palm oil alternative. Your projects will range from improving the productivity of C16’s strains, modifying strains for greater resilience and tolerance, or even creating novel compounds through strain engineering.