Food Technologist

Role:

 

As a Food Technologist you will provide technical services for new product development activities. You will be part of our Product Development Centre and will play a crucial role in product formulations / BOM and product characterization.    


The position is located in our state of art manufacturing facility in VSIP II-A industrial park in Binh Duong province. In this role, you will be reporting to the Product Development Manager.  

 

Duties will include but not limited to:

  • Conducting product development work from desktop prototypes through scaling-up products and processes for commercialization 

  • Leading from technical perspective product development and product optimization, working in collaboration with project managers & the cross-functional teams from concept through commercialization of products, ensuring excellent communication

  • Leading multiple key projects and ensuring they meet project scope, launch time and flawless execution

  • Developing ingredient and formulation trial plans

  • Conducting trials, data collection and interpreting the results to drive program/project and technical knowledge forward, developing robust action plans, risk assessment and contingency planning

  • Partner internally and externally to source ingredients and to leverage vendor expertise in ingredient functionality

  • Implementing and advancing new research and development procedures & techniques

  • Accurately maintaining laboratory notebook and generating all required product documentation, including product specifications, formulation sheets, and SOPs

 

Requirements:

 

  • +3 years of previous work experience in Dairy or Beverage Industry

  • Academic degree within the area of Chemical Engineering, Food Technology, Chemistry, Biology or a similar area

  • Solid knowledge in Food Hygiene, Food Safety, HACCP, GMP, 5S, Continuous Improvement, Project Management, Manufacturing Process and Quality Systems

  • Knowledge in scaling up manufacturing processes

  • Trained sensory panellist 

 

Candidate Profile:

 

  • High professional standards and strong work ethic

  • Ability to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines 

  • Strong problem solving skills

  • Good written, analytical and verbal communication as well as interpersonal skills

 

If you believe you meet the requirements and want to be part of our dynamic team please send us your CV and Cover Letter to careers@deneast.com with the position you are applying for in the subject.