At Infarm we want to help solve one of the toughest sustainability challenges today: feeding the cities of tomorrow.

In 2050 more than 7 billion people will be living in cities. We're recreating urban farming for a more sustainable future.

Be part of the infarm (r)evolution and help people to take back ownership of their food.

Who You Are:

  • You're excited about our vision to reshape the food industry.
  • You believe diversity, collaboration and teamwork are key drivers for success.
  • You thrive in an environment where you can take ownership and solve hard problems.
  • You love a challenge and want to do well while doing good.
  • You want to expand your horizons and grow with us as we grow.


As an Industrial Engineer, your role will be to support and optimize the development of our plant production operations. You will work closely with our R&D, Operational Excellence & Architecture teams in order to develop and document scalable working processes for infarm’s vertical urban farming network. You will document these processes to develop user manuals used by our Academy and shared over our global operations worldwide.

  • Design & develop efficient workflows for our large scale hub farming operations
  • Process Workflow FMEA
  • Support in designing the layout & workstations to achieve maximum space & operational efficiency
  • Set up ergonomic standards along with the Product Design team
  • Run usability testing for new workflow implementation
  • Estimate manpower requirements
  • Perform time study & workflow analysis in order to drive efficiency
  • Collaborate with our Strategy teams regarding production & labour costs
  • Process Documentation
  • Collaborate and follow up on workflow training and implementation with our Academy team


  • Min 3+ years of experience with Bachelors/Masters degree in Manufacturing, Production , Industrial Engineering or similar.
  • Practical knowledge of performing time study, workflow development and using Lean Six Sigma tools in a highly complex & dynamic environment
  • Good to have : Lean six sigma Green belt certification, MTM,/ REFA, Human factor Engineering training
  • Should optimally be able to present to us a successful past case study document, laying down their operation process, challenges faced, solution adopted, and general efficiency gained.
  • Fluent work communication proficiency in English is a must. German would be advantageous

Required tools/software:

  • Google suite (sheet/slide/doc/drive)
  • BPM Software
  • Confluence & jira is highly appreciated

Experience in:

  • Food industry (Processing, preparation, packing...)
  • Agricultural industry (Green house)
  • Semi automated factory environment

What We Offer:

  • The opportunity to join infarm as we expand across the globe and help change the future of farming
  • The ability to drive impact and be a true partner to the business, working closely with top-level managers
  • A friendly work environment with a diverse group of motivated, talented, and visionary colleagues
  • 30 days of vacation plus an extra day off on your birthday
  • Monthly BVG ticket
  • Health Insurance
  • Fresh herbs to take home
  • Lunch provided 3 days a week
  • Coffee, tea, fresh and healthy snacks and Friday drinks!

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