Sr. Scientist/ Principal Scientist, Plant Physiology

San Diego, California

Work Arrangement: Hybrid

Sr. Scientist/ Principal Scientist, Plant Physiology

Seeking a Sr. Scientist focused on plant physiology and nutrition. You will be in charge of designing and executing crop management programs and developing projects related to hydroponic plant production. You will work with a cross-functional team of researchers. As the Research Scientist you will provide insights on growing methods and requirements for the designing growing systems and processes.

What you will do:

  • Design and execute experiments to define growing conditions for optimal quality.
  • Research the influence of nutrient formulation and environmental factors on phenotyping.
  • Evaluate existing and define new growth methods.

Who you are:

  • Ph.D. in Plant Physiology or related field with 5+ years of experience with hydroponic vegetable production. 
  • Experience formulating and leading research projects.
  • Proficient in crop and plant physiology and experimental design.
  • Experienced with nutrient formulations and their influence on crop physiology.

Why work here:

  • Unlimited PTO
  • Company stocks
  • 75% paid medical, dental, and vision
  • Social Committee to plan activities
  • Philanthropic events
  • Career development plan for all employees


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