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Senior Research Scientist - Analytical (Natural Product)

Job Id:  5925
City: 

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Department:  Anlaytical
Function:  R and D Chemistry
Employee Type:  Permanent Full Time
Seniority Level:  Associate
Description: 

About UPL

UPL is a leader in global food systems and with the acquisition of Arysta LifeScience, is now one of the top 5 agricultural solutions companies worldwide. With revenue of US$5 billion, UPL has presence in 130 countries. With market access to 90 percent of world’s food basket and focused on high-growth regions, UPL represents a compelling value proposition for growers, distributors, suppliers and innovation partners in a consolidating market. UPL offers an integrated portfolio of both patented and post-patent agricultural solutions for various arable and specialty crops, including biological, crop protection, seed treatment and post-harvest solutions covering the entire crop value chain.

Purpose of the Position:

 

Responsible to perform various analytical activities and develop solution for natural products and patent litigation

 

Responsibilities:

  • Able to fractionate different fractions from the microbial crude extract/plant crude extract using Soxhlet/ Liquid extraction/column chromatography/Preparative HPLC and other extraction techniques
  • Able to monitor the extracted components in separated fractions using TLC/HPLC/GC/HPLC/LC-MS/GC-MS and other modern analytical techniques
  • Able to identify the separated component using modern analytical techniques such as HPL/GC/ HPLC-CAD/FTIR/LC-MS/GC-MS/NMR etc
  • Able to compile and conclude the findings with quantification of isolated components

 

Experience Required

    • Very good experience of separation techniques such as fractionation/ Colum chromatography/ preparative/SPE/Liquid-liquid extractions
    • Hands on experience and analytical capability of using modern analytical techniques such as HPL/GC/ HPLC-CAD/FTIR/LC-MS/GC-MS/NMR etc
    • Good interpretation skills of MS data/NMR/FTIR data.
    • Have good experience in searching MS/ NMR data bases for structure interpretation
    • Have experience in interpreting the protein/peptide/amino-acid sequence
    • Have rich industry experience in handling similar projects in same profile

 

Industry to be explored

  • Natural remedies/Samy Labs/Dabur,  Research institutes such as CDRI/ NBRI and other institutes dealing with  natural product chemistry
  • Surfactant such as galaxy, Clariant and other similar industry

 

Educational qualification

  • MSC.      With 5-10 years of above specified experience
  • PhD.       With4-6 years of above specified experience    

    Purpose of the Position:

     

    Responsible to perform various analytical activities and develop solution for natural products and patent litigation

     

    Responsibilities:

  • Able to fractionate different fractions from the microbial crude extract/plant crude extract using Soxhlet/ Liquid extraction/column chromatography/Preparative HPLC and other extraction techniques
  • Able to monitor the extracted components in separated fractions using TLC/HPLC/GC/HPLC/LC-MS/GC-MS and other modern analytical techniques
  • Able to identify the separated component using modern analytical techniques such as HPL/GC/ HPLC-CAD/FTIR/LC-MS/GC-MS/NMR etc
  • Able to compile and conclude the findings with quantification of isolated components
  •  

    Experience Required

    • Very good experience of separation techniques such as fractionation/ Colum chromatography/ preparative/SPE/Liquid-liquid extractions
    • Hands on experience and analytical capability of using modern analytical techniques such as HPL/GC/ HPLC-CAD/FTIR/LC-MS/GC-MS/NMR etc
    • Good interpretation skills of MS data/NMR/FTIR data.
    • Have good experience in searching MS/ NMR data bases for structure interpretation
    • Have experience in interpreting the protein/peptide/amino-acid sequence
    • Have rich industry experience in handling similar projects in same profile
  •  

    Industry to be explored

  • Natural remedies/Samy Labs/Dabur,  Research institutes such as CDRI/ NBRI and other institutes dealing with  natural product chemistry
  • Surfactant such as galaxy, Clariant and other similar industry
  •  

    Educational qualification

  • MSC.      With 5-10 years of above specified experience
  • PhD.       With4-6 years of above specified experience    

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