Food Technician – Los
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Foods, maker of Soylent and Coffiest, is a pioneer
in food technology, delivering nutritionally-complete staple meals that
provide all the essential nutrients required to fuel the human body.
Foods believes in managing the Company and the product by never being
complacent and staying on the cutting edge of food technology and nutrition.
Working at Rosa Foods you'll have a platform to build cool things that
positively affect the world with fun and dedicated people.
Foods products are produced with sustainability and efficiency in mind to
create a convenient, nutritious, and affordable meal that is better for our
health and the environment. We also have raised over $75M in funding from
Google Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, Lerer
Ventures, and Y-Combinator. This enables us to
offer the benefits of a larger organization while still maintaining the best
qualities of a startup. You’ll be able to help grow our small creative team
and contribute your ideas to build this exciting brand. The company is
headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.
Food Technician will assist a team of scientist and engineers in the
development of numerous product types such as powder blends, aseptically
processed foods, bars etc. The Food Technologist will assist in conducting
experiments, collecting/analyzing data, and running/maintaining a Microthermics UHT unit, as well as maintaining lab and
pilot plant ingredient inventories and conducting shelf life assessments.
What we're specifically looking for
o Must be fun.
o Must be a self-starter,
able to execute plans with minimal support.
o Able to work under
deadlines in a fast paced environment.
o Must be organized and
able to manage routines and schedules.
o Solid communication
skills - comfortable asking clarifying questions when uncertain.
Education & Experience
o Minimum: Associates
Degree in Food Science/Technology or related field. Bachelors
o Knowledge of food
ingredient functionality and food processing unit operations.
o Amazing Health, Dental, and
o Life insurance and
o Flexible work hours
o Beautiful creative
office in the heart of DTLA
o Competitive salary and
o Some more serious perks
we would love to share in detail
What we will provide
o Meaningful work - Giving
customers 1,000’s of extra hours they would’ve spent eating
o Work/life balance - We
understand burnout is real and the makers/managers schedule
o Interesting people - We
embrace unique and diverse backgrounds
o Working with the best -
Hardware, software, and people
o A constant learning
environment - Dedicated time devoted to learning new things