A career is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.
Your role: We are offering an interesting and challenging position at the core of our company and the forefront of innovation: The Innovation Center. During your internship, you will be part of a synthetic biology project. You will learn project management to support a multidisciplinary core team in the development of foundationally disruptive technology with the potential to unlock new business markets. You will also take ownership of an independent work package on a specific problem at the interface of Biotechnology and Information Storage technology. You will get exposure to corporate innovation and industrial R&D.
Who you are:
- Degree in biology, biotechnology, chemistry or similar
- Preference given for advanced degrees, specific knowledge of DNA synthesis, assembly, sequencing; or of data encoding strategies, information storage technologies.
- Preference given for additional business degree, entrepreneurial or consulting experience.
Are you an out-of-box thinker? Do you teach yourself new skillsets and knowledge as required? Do you proactively drive work forward and take ownership for the outcome? Then we are looking forward to your application!
What we offer: We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!