Our mission is to use biotechnology as a tool to create circular economy solutions for water with a high economical and ecological impact.

We develop, sell and install systems to clean wastewater using microalgae to absorb the excess nutrients and transform them into valuable bio-product.

Our vision is to empower every farmer to become part of a fully circular agro-industry preserving our resources and the environment in order to benefit people and the planet.

microTERRA Remote
Dec 06, 2020
Full time role
microTERRA is a Mexican biotech startup developing a sustainable, scalable and affordable plant-based protein. We are growing lemna out of the unused space of inland fish farms, to upcycle the nutrients coming from fish manure into a high-value protein concentrate generating a financial incentive for them to adopt sustainable wastewater treatment practices. We started the company in 2018, developed a patented microalgae system and raised 325,000 usd in grants, prizes and a first investment from Techstarts & The Nature Conservancy. After challenging our solution with 120+ experts, we pivoted and came up with a new business model, described up there. We rapidly set up an MVP and raised a pre-seed round from Indiebio and a few angel investors and are now moving to the proof-of-concept phase. The organization is looking for an R&D Director, reporting directly to the CEO, to lead the lemna product development process, aligned with the business strategy and the lemna cultivation...
microTERRA
Jan 08, 2019
Full time role
Our mission is to use biotechnology as a tool to create circular economy solutions for water with a high economical and ecological impact. We develop, sell and install systems to clean wastewater using microalgae to absorb the excess nutrients and transform them into valuable bio-product. Our vision is to empower every farmer to become part of a fully circular agro-industry preserving our resources and the environment in order to benefit people and the planet. Interested in working for this organization? Click Apply and attach your resume so the Climate.Careers team can help match you with upcoming opportunities at microTERRA.   Pro-tip: In order to avoid manually uploading your resume each time, we recommend you  create a job seeker profile  on Climate.Careers. You can easily create an account by clicking the Sign in with LinkedIn option. ** This Resume Drop will be sent to the Climate.Careers team for matching purposes **