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Bioprocess Engineer - 3D stem cell culture

Cultimate Foods UG
13125 Berlin


13125 Berlin

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About Cultimate Foods

We are a German startup in cellular agriculture on a mission to transform the food industry. In Cultimate we produce cell-cultivated intramuscular fat as an ingredient, for example, to elevate the taste, aroma and mouthfeel of plant-based products.

We are looking for a passionate bioprocess engineer with experience in bioprocess and suspension cell culture in bioreactors.


  • Design, optimise, and scale up bioprocesses for the production of cell-cultured intramuscular fat using suspension cell culture in bioreactors
  • Lead process development efforts to ensure efficient and consistent production of high-quality cell-cultured intramuscular fat
  • Monitors and operates specialised equipment
  • Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including biologists and food scientists, for continuous bioprocess improvements and adaptations towards the final product formulation
  • Analyze and interpret data to guide process improvements, troubleshoot issues, and ensure regulatory compliance
  • Stay abreast of industry trends, emerging technologies, and advancements in bioprocessing to drive innovation within the company


  • Academic background (MSc, PhD) in a relevant field, such as Biotechnology, Bioengineering, Biomedical Sciences or similar fields
  • 3+ years of hands-on experience in suspension cell culture, upstream and downstream processing techniques, and scale-up, with a focus on achieving high-yield and cost-effective production. Experience working up to 10-50L bioreactors is a plus
  • Experience with stem cell culture, including expansion and differentiation processes. Experience in primary stem cells is a plus; experience in adipogenesis is a plus
  • Proficiency in data analysis and statistical tools to assess process performance and identify areas for enhancement
  • Design of experiments (DOE or DOX) methodologies to systematically optimize bioprocess parameters, ensuring robust and reproducible production of cultivated intramuscular fat
  • Demonstrated ability to manage & execute research projects, and analyses of technology
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication abilities
  • Superior knowledge of technology trends and curiosity. Prior exposure to the food industry or cellular agriculture is a plus
  • Fluent English language skills, both written and verbal. German is a (strong) plus


  • A competitive salary
  • A collaborative and inclusive work environment that values innovation and creativity
  • A strong focus on professional and personal development
  • Location in a super modern facility in Berlin (BerlinBioCube)

How to apply

Please, email Jordi@cultimatefoods.com with the name of the position as “Subject”, e.g. Bioprocess Engineer position, including your CV. A motivation letter is a bonus.

Applications using “easy apply” will not be considered.

Job Type: Full-time

Work Location: In person

Expected Start Date: 01/02/2024