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Dairy and Plant-based processing Technologist

  • Posted: 3 Apr 2024
  • Research & Innovation
  • Spain
  • Hybrid

About the job

At Danone, we believe that every time we eat or drink, we vote for the world we want. As a leading food and beverage company, we make healthy, sustainably produced foods and beverages that nourish people's lives. As the largest Certified B Corporation in the world, we are committed to redefining business success to ensure that through our brands we create real benefits for people, our communities, and the planet.


We are looking for a Dairy and Plant-based processing Technologist to join our Concentration and Separation team and to work on the plant-based juices and by-products valorisation using the concentration and separation technologies. 



Your main responsabilities will be focus on:

  • Participate to the develop upstream processes using concentration and separation technologies to produce dairy ingredients, plant-based juices, new plant-based ingredients and valorize by-products.
  • Create, structure and implement projects linked to the upstream plan-based process and the by-products.
  • Make trials at pilot plant scale, do follow-up analysis, analyze results and optimize the process.
  • Work in collaboration with other experts from R&I Advanced Technology.
  • Contribute to the design of experiment
  • Validate the produced products with product developers and if necessary, participate to consumer tests.
  • Develop and centralize the technology expertise (recommendations and guidelines) more globally of Danone.
  • Contribute to the associated trainings.
  • Be an active member of the membrane filtration community.

About you

To be successful in this role we believe that is itpositive to have:

  • Education: Master degree in Food Technology or Food Process Engineering background.
  • Experience: Over 3 years of successful experience in Food Technology or Food Process Engineering and experience in the plant-based field (must).
  • Skills: Strong communication, collaborative mindset, curious and rigorous.
  • IT Skills: Excel, SAP, PowerBI.
  • Languages: Advanced level of English and Spanish.
  • Availability to travel from 6 to 10 times a year in Danone sites.

About us

Working at Danone gives you the chance to impact more than 12 million consumers in, where we lead the ranking of the most chosen brands in the country.
In addition, Danone is the largest BCorp company and that drives us every day to increase our efforts in sustainability, our impact on society and our workers.
And what’s next?

If you have come this far you will have already convinced yourself... Apply!!
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