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
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.
SPECIFICALLY LOOKING FOR
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
Preferred: experience with product formulation and/or UHT
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
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
WHAT WE WILL
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
Interesting people - We embrace unique and diverse
Working with the best - Hardware, software, and people
A constant learning environment - Dedicated time devoted to
learning new things