Food Technologist

Linden, New Jersey, United States · Food Development


At GoReadyMade we believe that good food can be fast and fresh. Our team are passionate about delivering ready to cook, fresh & healthy meals direct to customers’ homes. We’re looking for someone who shares our passion to join us in the food development team creating and improving our meals.

We are a fast-growing startup based in NY with big expansion plans. If you love food and want to have a big impact, then this could be the job for you!

What will you do?

- Test new products and new ingredients ensuring they are safe, efficient, cost effective and meet the needs of our consumer

- Use technical expertise and judgement to improve existing range of products through rigorous testing and documentation

- Work with our production team to ensure operational processes are optimized to deliver a consistent product and adhere to all necessary manufacturing standards

- Work on key initiatives like shelf life extension, flavor improvement, optimization of nutritional information

- Run experiments/tests on samples, collect and enter data in an organized manner
- Lead group tastings and evaluations; must be willing to taste and evaluate a variety of ingredients and products


What will you have?

- 3+ years of experience in food development

- Knowledge of food processing equipment

- Experience in chilled food production is a big plus

- Data driven mindset, with excellent attention to detail

- Ability to work under time constraints, multitask

- Knowledge and understanding of GMP’s, SSOP’s, Allergens, food safety rules and regulations, USSA and FDA regulations

- Passion for food and providing a high-quality customer experience

- Bachelor’s degree in Food Science, Technology or a related field required, Master's degree is a pl


Our team is diverse, high-performing and international, helping us to create a truly inspiring work environment in which you will thrive!

It is the policy of GoReadyMade not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or because he or she is a protected veteran.

Apply for this job