|Reference # :||20-00018||Title :||Research Technologist|
|Location :||White Plains, NY|
|Position Type :||Contract|
|Experience Level :||Start Date :||01/08/2020|
|6 months; rolling contract, to be extended when we get approvals|
Associate Research Technologist Product Development:
The Associate Research Technologist for product development will support the Product Developers and Associate Product Developers on product development projects for branded and private label business.
???Support product developers in the design, industrial implementation and launch follow up of products renovation for cost optimization purpose:
oExecute benchtop work eg fruit mixing
oSet up tasting session for the team and collect feed backs
oCollect and analyse data (basic statistical treatment) from pilot, industrial trials, and launch follow up
oCoordinates logistics for raw material and samples delivery/acquisition
oSupport ingredient and finished product and process documentations (specifications, food safety documents,???), as well as nutrition facts labeling ??? data entry in system, specifications routing for approval, etc.
??? Under graduate or Bachelor???s Degree (Food science or microbiology)
??? Must be proactive and have strong logic skills
??? Manual dexterity, desire and ability to perform benchwork ensuring 100% food safety and no contamination
Highly reliable in his/her tasks
??? Ability to learn and apply Good Manufacturing Practices to assure food safety of prototypes executed
??? Computer skills (MS Office).
??? Organizational skills
??? Ability to work autonomously under clear directions
??? Ability to communicate effectively
May need to travel to support product commercialization (5-10% of time)