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Senior Scientist, Functional Systems

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Job ID 13341 Date posted 09/21/2021 Location : Shanghai, China

Job Purpose and Impact

The Food Technologist III is responsible for conducting chemical analysis and experiments related to food safety and developing new knowledge, materials, processes, and products with predefined instructions. This position will ensure products meet or exceed customer requirements regarding quality and food safety. We have multiple areas within our organization you will uphold including: food safety, process management, data management, quality systems, analytics, and instrumentation.

Key Accountabilities

  • Conduct research as required to extend shelf life of new or existing products or test new materials.
  • Interpret and document results of all tests into active databases and communicate results as required.
  • Assess production processes and make recommendations for improvements that will reduce waste or cost or increase quality or profitability.
  • Develop formulations that ensure the stability of molecular product structures.
  • Develop new food products and oversee the development process from initial conception to commercialization.
  • Independently handle complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating only the most complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree
  • Comprehensive knowledge of application of technical standards, principles, theories, concepts and techniques
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