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Associate Food Technologist

Associate Food Technologist

Position Snapshot

Location: Singapore

Company: Nestle R&D Center, Singapore

Type of contract: Permanent

 

Position Summary

Joining Nestlé means you are joining the largest Food and Beverage Company in the world.  At our very core, we are a human environment – passionate people driven by the purpose of enhancing the quality of life and contributing to a healthier future.  A Nestle career empowers you to make an impact locally and globally, as you are provided with the opportunity to make a mark and stand out, as long as you seek it.  With Nestle, you are enabled and encouraged to grow not only as professionals, but also as people.

 

As an Associate Food Technologist, you will apply Biotransformation technology (enzyme and fermentation technology) to improve nutrition/ taste/ functional properties of Nestle products and processes in ways that are sustainable, cost-competitive and consumer-relevant, aligned with Nestle purpose.

 

A day in the life of...

  • Manage local knowledge generation projects – from ideation to execution and transfer to support our long-term innovation pipeline with necessary guidance.
  • Responsible for designing and executing research plan to test scientific hypotheses and translating into relevant products to meet consumer wants.
  • Support local product development specialists in their innovation projects where Biotransformation technology is leveraged.
  • Develop and maintain collaboration network with internal stakeholders in Biotransformation and adjacent fields
  • Provide technical assistance to factories and operations for Biotransformation related processes as and when required
  • Scout and manage collaborative works within the area of Biotransformation with key suppliers, academic and strategic industry partners with necessary guidance.

 

What will make you successful

  • Bachelor’s or Masters in Food Science, Biotechnology and Biochemistry
  • Engaged and skilled scientist/technologist experience and passionate about enzymes/fermentation technology and having a strong technical competency along with hands on experience desired
  • Having 2 – 3 years of industrial experience is an added bonus
  • Work experience in food industry desired
  • Work/study experience within international and multi-disciplinary setup a plus
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, collaborative attitude, and experience in working in a dynamic and complex matrix organization

We are Nestlé, the largest food and beverage company. We are 308,000 employees strong driven by the purpose of enhancing the quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. Our values are rooted in respect: respect for ourselves, respect for others, respect for diversity and respect for our future. With more than CHF 91.4 billion sales in 2018, we have an expansive presence with 413 factories in more than 85 countries. We believe our people are our most important asset, so we'll offer you a dynamic inclusive international working environment with many opportunities across different businesses, functions and geographies, working with diverse teams and cultures. Want to learn more? Visit us at www.nestle.com.

Position Snapshot

Location: Singapore

Company: Nestle R&D Center, Singapore

Type of contract: Permanent

 

Position Summary

Joining Nestlé means you are joining the largest Food and Beverage Company in the world.  At our very core, we are a human environment – passionate people driven by the purpose of enhancing the quality of life and contributing to a healthier future.  A Nestle career empowers you to make an impact locally and globally, as you are provided with the opportunity to make a mark and stand out, as long as you seek it.  With Nestle, you are enabled and encouraged to grow not only as professionals, but also as people.

 

As an Associate Food Technologist, you will apply Biotransformation technology (enzyme and fermentation technology) to improve nutrition/ taste/ functional properties of Nestle products and processes in ways that are sustainable, cost-competitive and consumer-relevant, aligned with Nestle purpose.

 

A day in the life of...

  • Manage local knowledge generation projects – from ideation to execution and transfer to support our long-term innovation pipeline with necessary guidance.
  • Responsible for designing and executing research plan to test scientific hypotheses and translating into relevant products to meet consumer wants.
  • Support local product development specialists in their innovation projects where Biotransformation technology is leveraged.
  • Develop and maintain collaboration network with internal stakeholders in Biotransformation and adjacent fields
  • Provide technical assistance to factories and operations for Biotransformation related processes as and when required
  • Scout and manage collaborative works within the area of Biotransformation with key suppliers, academic and strategic industry partners with necessary guidance.

 

What will make you successful

  • Bachelor’s or Masters in Food Science, Biotechnology and Biochemistry
  • Engaged and skilled scientist/technologist experience and passionate about enzymes/fermentation technology and having a strong technical competency along with hands on experience desired
  • Having 2 – 3 years of industrial experience is an added bonus
  • Work experience in food industry desired
  • Work/study experience within international and multi-disciplinary setup a plus
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, collaborative attitude, and experience in working in a dynamic and complex matrix organization

We are Nestlé, the largest food and beverage company. We are 308,000 employees strong driven by the purpose of enhancing the quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. Our values are rooted in respect: respect for ourselves, respect for others, respect for diversity and respect for our future. With more than CHF 91.4 billion sales in 2018, we have an expansive presence with 413 factories in more than 85 countries. We believe our people are our most important asset, so we'll offer you a dynamic inclusive international working environment with many opportunities across different businesses, functions and geographies, working with diverse teams and cultures. Want to learn more? Visit us at www.nestle.com.

JURONG R&D, SG, 618802

JURONG R&D, SG, 618802

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