R&D Packaging Quality Engineer/flavor Chemist

Location: Barrington, Illinois
Posted On: 5/4/2017
Job Code: 5367_flavor_IL
Job Description
• Leverage model beverage systems to assess feasibility
• Construct and test model mouths to assess impact of oral processing on volatile release from beverage systems
• Identify external partners with expertise – instrumentation to partner with to test different technologies
• Establish research objectives, test protocols, and contracts to initiate external partnerships
• Develop techniques to enable measurement of release from food systems: 9 – 24 mo.
• System design: adapt current texture analysis instrumentation to enable volatile sampling from texture analysis instrumentation and or tribometer
• Create internal procedures to assess food systems
• This role requires someone with strong skills in flavor chemistry, food chemistry, and / or analytical chemistry.
• The candidate must have a strong understanding of both mass spectrometry and techniques for isolation of volatile compounds from beverages and foods.

Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
A Ph.D or MS. in Flavor Chemistry is ideal. Candidates with a Ph.D. or MS in Food, Organic, or Analytical chemistry might also be suitable.

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Sruti Silla