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EVERY™ is a leading VC-backed food tech ingredient company and market leader using precision fermentation to create animal proteins without the animal for the global food and beverage industry. EVERY™ is a team of passionate change-makers who are reimagining the factory farm model with a kinder, more sustainable alternative. Leveraging precision fermentation to produce hyper-functional and one-to-one replacement proteins from microorganisms, EVERY™ is on a mission to decouple the world’s proteins from the animals that make them. We are a passionate, determined (and fun!) team with a vital objective, and we're on the lookout for like-minded people to join our mission. For more information, visit www.every.com 

The Role:

The Senior Scientist will play a crucial role in our research and development team, focusing on the innovation and optimization of food ingredients and bioprocessing techniques. This position requires a blend of expertise in protein chemistry, analytical chemistry and a comprehensive understanding of process development within the food industry.

What you'll accomplish

  • Design and execute experiments for identification, characterization, and quantification of proteins, carbohydrates and bioactive small molecules in fermentation products and during processes, leveraging advanced analytical, biochemical and physical tools.
  • Provide technical expertise to build relationship between product performance such as flavor, color, texture to the molecular structures of ingredients and any potential byproducts 
  • Apply chemistry methodologies and principles to assist in process development of new food ingredients,  to achieve product quality,  consistency, and sustainability
  • Conduct rigorous data analysis and present findings to stakeholders, providing actionable insights for product and process improvements
  • Stay abreast of industry trends, technologies, and regulatory requirements, ensuring our processes and products meet the highest standards.
  • Mentor junior scientists and technicians, fostering a culture of continuous learning and innovation.

What you bring (required)

  • PhD in Chemistry or a closely related discipline, with at least 5 years of relevant research or development experience in ingredient manufacturing industries, preferably in food ingredient industry
  • Proven expertise in identification, characterization and quantification of biopolymers and small molecules,   with a strong and extensive hands-on experience in chromatography, electrophoresis, mass spectrometry and spectroscopic techniques
  • Experience participating in food ingredient process development to optimize quality attributes such as organoleptic and textural functions, including fermentation, purification and drying
  • Demonstrated ability to lead projects, demonstration of strong multi-tasking capabilities, manage timelines in a fast paced environment, flexibility with shifting priorities, and collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, an executor and a get-things-done mindset
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal.

Why you’ll love it here:

  • Comprehensive benefits: 100% medical, dental, and vision coverage, 401k matching, and stock options
  • Tasty perks: Weekly catered lunches
  • Customizable options: FSA, HSA, Commuter, Pet Care, and additional life insurance
  • Work-life harmony: Flexible PTO and 10+ paid company holidays per year
  • Onsite conveniences: Free parking and unlimited gym access
  • Energizing refreshments: Unlimited sparkling water, granola bars, snacks, local coffee, and tea
  • Exciting socials: Themed happy hours and quarterly company outings
  • Open communication: Monthly all-hands meetings and direct access to CEO and leadership
  • Ideal location: Close to Daly City BART and Caltrain stations

Pay Range: $115,000 - $143,000

At EVERY™ pay ranges are subject to change and assigned to a job based on the location specific market median of similar jobs according to 3rd party salary benchmark surveys. Individual pay within that range can vary for several reasons including skills/capabilities, experience, and available budget.

Dedication to Diversity 

EVERY is dedicated to building a diverse and inclusive work environment. We want our workplace to enable productivity and meaningful work for individuals from all backgrounds, experiences, and lifestyles, allowing all employees to feel comfortable being their true, authentic selves at work. 

Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required.  We are not able to sponsor individuals for employment visas for this job. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.

If you require a reasonable accommodation to complete a job application or a job interview or to otherwise participate in the hiring process, please contact us at hiring@every.com 

Proof of full COVID-19 vaccination is a condition of employment, subject to accommodation as required by law. CDC defines fully vaccinated as: 2 weeks after your second dose in a 2-dose series, such as the Pfzier or Moderna vaccines, or 2 weeks after a single-dose vaccine, such as Johnson & Johnson's Janssen vaccine.

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