Unsolicited Application- Precision Fermentation

Gothenburg, Sweden


Melt&Marble (meltandmarble.com) aims to boost the growth of the plant-based industry by providing it with the best and tastiest fats, for both consumers and the planet. We do this by using precision fermentation to produce animal fats without the animal. By engineering microbial metabolism, we can dictate the structure and properties of the fats that our microbes are producing, allowing us to mimic any fat structure, as well as create completely new and better fats.

Position summary:

We are happy to consider unsolicited applications from exceptional candidates that would like to join Melt&Marble to work on precision fermentation projects, but don’t fit into the categories listed in the open positions.


  • Candidates should hold a degree in biotechnology, bioengineering, microbiology, biochemistry, molecular biology, chemical engineering or a similar field

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English

  • Right to work in Sweden strongly preferred (Swedish work permit/citizenship or EU citizenship/permanent residence permit)

We offer:

  • An innovative interdisciplinary research environment where you can advance in your career

  • Unique opportunity to contribute to innovative projects that solve real world problems

  • Work in the lovely city of Gothenburg- Sweden’s second-largest city. Gothenburg is a seaside city that offers a great combination of city life and beautiful surrounding nature

  • Flexible work hours, competitive remuneration, generous vacation package, benefits

Application procedure:

Applications should be submitted as a single PDF file and contain the following:

  • Cover letter- tell us why you want to join Melt&Marble, what position you could be interested in, and why you think that you/your skillset would be a good fit.

  • CV

  • Publication list (if relevant)

Applications should be submitted to hr@meltmarble.com with the subject line “Unsolicited Application- Precision Fermentation”

Application deadline: rolling. Applications will be evaluated as they are received.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at hr@meltmarble.com.