Careers

Did you ever think that you would like to change the world? Each day, microbe by microbe, our passionate team at BioConsortia are doing just that.

Driven by the notion of doing something tangible to address global problems of food insecurity, malnutrition and dwindling exploitable resources, our dedicated team are discovering new ways to enhance productivity and sustainability in agriculture.

Supported by an R&D culture and infrastructure that embraces rigorous science, creativity, and meaningful collaboration our team are now realizing the delivery of ground breaking products, that are superior in efficacy, consistency and environmental impact.

We are building a strong business and R&D culture that is both fast-moving and innovative, as you would expect from a start-up, and with the structure and discipline of a major agricultural research company.

If you think this sounds like you, then talk to us. We are seeking the best talent to help drive innovation and success in the exciting area of high production, sustainable agriculture.

Senior Research Associate, Microbiology

BioConsortia, Inc.’s Davis, CA, office seeks a Senior Research Associate, Microbiology to provide technical support for our science program with particular emphasis on the development and characterization of bacterial and fungal culture collections. Duties include: (i) isolation, characterization, culture and storage of bacteria and fungi in strict accepting conditions; (ii) designing, optimizing, and implementing protocols to characterize plant-relevant microbial traits from a wide diversity of bacteria and fungi; (iii) providing technical assistance for the set-up and implementation of lab and field trials and associated activities; (iv) leading the development, optimization and implementation of new assays as well as collating data and experimental records and preparing reagents and media; (v) contributing to implementation of regulatory requirements and internal policies as well as development of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs); (vi) preparing and delivering material in the form of reports and presentations; and (vii) using analytical equipment, including but not limited to spectrophotometer, HPLC.

Corporate/IP Paralegal

BioConsortia is seeking a Paralegal with exemplary communications skills, good technical and organizational skills, scientific knowledge and a keen interest in participating in the growth of this innovative agricultural biotech....

Research Associate, Synthetic Biology and Genomics

BioConsortia is seeking a Research Associate with microbiology and molecular biology experience. As a member of the Synthetic Biology and Genomics team, you will provide technical support for BioConsortia's gene editing projects, with particular emphasis on culturing, transformation, and genetic manipulation of soil derived bacteria. You will join an established team with opportunities for professional development.

Research Associate/Technician - Plant Care

BioConsortia (Davis, CA) uses a revolutionary microbial R&D platform to improve plant traits and increase crop yields. We are seeking to expand our Plant Care team with two additional research technicians. The successful applicants will contribute to the Plant Care group’s evaluations of plant performance across scales of enquiry from individual plant organs to whole plants and the crop canopy, and for experiments performed in growth rooms and greenhouse to field trials. These data are collected using state of the art plant phenotyping resources. Applicants should be passionate about plant physiological research and inspired by BioConsortia’s core mission to sustainably improve crop yield through discovery of novel microbial technologies.

Senior Scientist – DevOps Engineer/Data system architect

BioConsortia is seeking an experienced Scientist to take responsibility for the company’s database, web-based data management, user interfaces, and more. Utilizing your expertise, you will create and implement systems software and manage existing infrastructure to capture and analyze data for the Research and Development organization. You are joining a research team working collaboratively across all departments with opportunities for professional development and significant intellectual contribution to BioConsortia and our mission to move nature forward.

Business Development Associate

BioConsortia is seeking a Business Development Associate with exemplary communications skills, both written and verbal, good technical and organizational skills, scientific knowledge and a keen interest in participating in the growth of this innovative agricultural biotech company. You will help build and maintain relationships with third party collaborators, media contacts and the science and executive teams. You be will joining a small team with opportunities for professional development and significant intellectual contribution.