Freshers Job : Research Scientist Position for Chemistry Candidates @ Reliance Industries Ltd.


Reliance Industries Ltd

Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), founded by Dhirubhai H. Ambani four decades ago, is India’s largest private sector company. RIL’s activities span hydrocarbon exploration and production, petroleum refining and marketing, petrochemicals, retail and 4G digital services.A significant global player in the integrated energy value chain, RIL recorded a consolidated turnover of INR 296,091 crore ($44.7 billion), a cash profit of INR 40,737 crore ($6.1 billion) and net profit of INR 27,630 crore ($4.2 billion) in FY 2015-16.In 2004, RIL became the first private sector company from India to make it to the Fortune Global 500 list of ‘World’s Largest Corporations’. It currently ranks 215th in terms of revenues, and 126th in terms of profits.

Job Title:   Research Scientist

No. of Posts:  1

Nature of Work:  

  • To generate scientific/technical data, using established systems, procedures and protocols
  • Develop new systems and methods and tools and also provide instructions and guidance to complete tasks which have been assigned
  • Perform key activities within a specified work program varying the approach taken as the precise nature of the work output varies
  • Work independently carry out work to required standards to a plan agreed with supervisor and using known and novel procedures
  • Apply knowledge and experience to recognise problems and work with supervisor in finding solutions; advise supervisor of any backlogs and on likely timescales
  • Using basic, established, local methods and techniques, find information for advising or discussing with supervisor
  • Compliance with HSE requirements and suggest improvements in own work area
  • Provide advice/guidance on practical or technical issues to less experienced staff
  • Report to manager on progress and completion of an activity on an agreed (possibly daily) basis
  • Settle straightforward /minor problems or complaints within agreed limits
  • Review the priorities of outstanding tasks for self and others and amend as necessary.
  • Exchange information with internal and external contacts and be able to judge when to pass on to others


  • Ph.D. in Bioprocess technology Preferably a fresher (< 1 year) with demonstrated and documented research in microalgae bioprocessing and developing algae based value products
    Technical attributes should be evident through quality publications in peer reviewed journals
  • PhD in Biology/Chemistry/Chemical Engineering with specialization in relevant research area
  • Minimum 2-3 years of research experience

Skills Required:

  • Demonstrated technical know-how in bioprocessing and valuable products development through recycled technologies.
  • Develops solutions and new approaches in microalgae strain development and physicochemical characterization using analytical tools.
  • Providing strategic technical know-how for developing microalgae/plant value added products and able to critically trouble shoot processes, in coordination with cross functional teams
  • Proficient in microbial/microalgae cultivation and extraction techniques, biocatalysts and analytical tools (HPLC, GC-FID, GC-MS, HPTLC etc.).


  • Conduct literature survey in the area of research and compile information for dissemination & critical analysis.
  • Develop work method and prepare SOPs for experiments in research including designing & planning of experiments.
  • Prepare/Use simulation models.
  • Study technology offers/ process engineering documents
  • Perform process engineering design activities such as using relevant tools
  • Familiar with applicable guidelines /codes / standards / legislations relevant to field of research

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