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Food Technician
Soylent - Los Angeles, CA







Rosa 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.


Rosa 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.


Rosa 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. CEO/Co-founder Rob Rhinehart and team developed Soylent after recognizing the need for a simpler, more efficient food source. The company is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.


The 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.


·        Must be fun.

·        Must be a self-starter, able to execute plans with minimal support and to utilize all resources to accomplish goals.

·        Able to work under deadlines in a fast paced environment and manage multiple projects simultaneously.

·        Solid communication skills - comfortable asking questions when uncertain and challenging instructions when appropriate.



·        Minimum: Associates Degree in Food Science/Technology or related field. Bachelors degree preferred.

·        Preferred: experience with product formulation and/or UHT processing (Microthermics).

·        Knowledge of food ingredient functionality and food processing unit operations.

·        Competence with Excel and/or JMP, data analysis.


·        Amazing Health, Dental, and Vision benefits

·        Life insurance and disability benefits

·        Relocation support

·        401(k)

·        Flexible work hours

·        Beautiful creative office in the heart of DTLA

·        Competitive salary and equity package

·        Some more serious perks we would love to share in detail


·        Meaningful work - Giving customers 1,000’s of extra hours they would’ve spent eating

·        Work/life balance - We understand burnout is real and the makers/managers schedule

·        Interesting people - We embrace unique and diverse backgrounds

·        Working with the best - Hardware, software, and people

·        A constant learning environment - Dedicated time devoted to learning new things



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