Product Technologist



For one of our clients we are looking for a Product Technologist to strengthen the Early Life Nutrition Milks Secure Product Development team.
This position will mainly focus the implementation of business continuity solutions related to product compliance within our internal Supply point network as well as our Third-Party Manufacturers. As a technologist, you are expected to engage with the project team, coordinate within the technical implementation stream (pilot & lab trials, protocols, product specifications etc) and deliver sustainable solutions for the business.
You should be able to dive into the technical details and propose trial planning and protocols in the most efficient, economic and sustainable way for the company, that will deliver long term solutions.
Moreover, you are expected to proactively follow Secureway project governance process throughout all your projects and represent Secure team in project review steering committees and collaborative platforms.This is a very dynamic and intense environment, where priorities can rapidly shift.


As a Technologist in Product Development your specific role will be:

  • Acting as a link between R&D and factories in cross-functional teams for the implementation of business continuity projects with a focus on legal compliance
  • Develop recipes and provide first time right documentation for product implementation in supply point
  • Industrial testing, implementation and technical support to factories, third party manufacturers and suppliers
  • Work together with other colleagues in PD3, Operations, Quality & Food Safety, Procurement
  • Work together with local factory Technologists, Project leaders, Change managers and line management
  • Proactively drive for continuous improvement of ways of working both internal and external


We are looking for a Sr. Product technologist with:

  • MSc. degree in Chemical engineering, Food technology or similar working/thinking level obtained via experience
  • 0-3 years of experience in a R&D related environment or factory technology job/ environment or business related role in the food industry
  • Affinity with dairy food and product compliance fundamentals and how to apply these in a practical way
  • Able to communicate effectively within various functions and levels (operator to director) within R&D, Operations & QFS
  • Team player with an autonomous and independent working attitude
  • Enthusiastic, pro-active, solution oriented, open-minded, fast learner and with a hands-on approach
  • You are expected to have good communication skills as the Secure Team is a key partner to product developers, factories, global operations, and the quality department, amongst others


One year assignment.
Are you a passionate Product technologist who wants to make a difference in infant formula production, innovate and ensure excellence in process development?
Please respond via our website.

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