Apply now »

Senior Food Technologist, Savory - Princeton, NJ

Country/Region:  US
Job function:  APPLIED TECH

Senior Food Technologist
Princeton, NJ., US
CL P15


Create delicious and nutritious food products with one of the world’s leading taste teams. Collaborate with cross-functional technical experts, Sales, Marketing, and Business Development to support customers in developing products that delight consumers. Deliver taste solutions to drive performance across a range of savory segments, with a focus on meat applications.

At dsm-firmenich people are at the heart of the company. We are committed to equal employment opportunities and value diversity in the workplace.


Your key responsibilities
•    Create food product formulations, including meat applications, that exceed customer expectations from design to scale-up
•    Develop applications that demonstrate the breadth and value of the dsm-firmenich portfolio of flavors and ingredients
•    Collaborate with customers via interactive hands-on benchtop working sessions
•    Establish technical-to-technical connections with key customers including foodservice chains and meat processors
•    Manage cross-functional projects for the development of products and application of flavors
•    Partner with Chefs and Flavorists and other Food Technologists to evaluate and explore dsm-firmenich flavors and ingredients in order to find solutions for our customer needs


We bring
•    A rich history and a promising future of bold scientific innovation and passionate creation with our customers;
•    A space to grow by encouraging and supporting curiosity and an open mindset;
•    A culture that prioritizes safety and well-being, both physically and mentally;
•    The opportunity to work for a company where sustainability is much more than a claim and is core to our strategy and purpose;
•    An eagerness to be one team and learn from each other to bring progress to life and create a better future
•    We offer competitive pay, career growth opportunities, and outstanding benefit programs


You bring
•    Batchelor of Science in Food Science, Food Process Engineering or related relevant field.
•    Equivalent of 5 years’ experience in the food industry; experience in meat applications a plus.
•    Demonstrated working knowledge of ingredient functionality, food formulation, food process unit operations, and end-user foodservice operations; knowledge of meat processing a plus
•    Ability to travel up to 40% to customers across North America
•    Ability to work in kitchens, labs, and pilot plant environments
•    Knowledge and practice of GMPs and other FSMA requirements in kitchens, labs, and pilot plant. ServeSafe certified is a plus


Equal Opportunities Commitment 

dsm-firmenich is fully dedicated to inclusion because when people feel engaged and empowered, their creativity and innovation drives unprecedented progress. We aim to build a workplace where opportunity really is equal, so everyone can thrive. We do not discriminate: there’s a place for everyone at dsm-firmenich.
dsm-firmenich is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
dsm-firmenich people are as diverse as our customers. For us that includes a commitment to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
We are committed to providing reasonable support for disabled applicants in our recruiting process. Should you need assistance, and are comfortable to share this, please let us know.

About dsm-firmenich

As innovators in nutrition, health, and beauty, dsm-firmenich reinvents, manufactures, and combines vital nutrients, flavors, and fragrances for the world’s growing population to thrive. With our comprehensive range of solutions, with natural and renewable ingredients and renowned science and technology capabilities, we work to create what is essential for life, desirable for consumers, and more sustainable for the planet. dsm-firmenich is a Swiss-Dutch company, listed on the Euronext Amsterdam, with operations in almost 60 countries and revenues of more than €12 billion. With a diverse, worldwide team of nearly 30,000 employees, we bring progress to life™ every day, everywhere, for billions of people.

Please note this is a direct search led by dsm-firmenich. We only accept applications from candidates, not from agencies nor subject to agency’s fees, percentages or similar.

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

Apply now »