Jan 11, 2019

Scientist - Probiotics

  • DuPont Nutrition & Health
  • Shanghai, China
Full time Research & Development

Job Description

  • Design and implementation of Finished Formats for Probiotics and other dietary supplements.
  • Support efforts on Product Design and Finished Format solutions, supported by dedicated R&D teams located in Madison, US and Beijing, China.
  • Partner closely with the Sales and Business colleagues in the direction of projects
  • Leverage internal and external relationships in the innovation and commercialisation of new successful Finished Format products for probiotics and other bioactive ingredients.
  • Identify, develop and manage a network of specialised R&D partners and tollers to enable commercialisation of various innovative and consumer-friendly products and applications. 
  • Communicate results to Manager and project/program stakeholders on a regular basis 
  • Serve as direct liaison for key customers on projects
  • Use emerging industry trends for new product development and to identify new technology and perform research as needed to support product development
  • Communicate results to Manager and project/program stakeholders on a regular basis.

Job Qualifications

  • A B.S/M.S in Microbiology, Biotechnology, Food Science, or related field
  • 1-3 years' experience in the development of successful and consumer-friendly Finished Format products containing probiotics for dietary supplement or pharmaceutical industry 
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and to deliver results under pressure and time constraints 
  • Possess excellent oral and written communication skills for presentation of scientific concepts and results to internal and external customers and stakeholders. 

Salary & Benefits

Competitive

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