Our business is BBQ, and business tastes good. Traeger invented the wood pellet grill over 30 years ago, and we’ve been revolutionizing outdoor cooking ever since. We’re a team of disruptors, innovators, problem solvers, and food fanatics who are dedicated to bringing people together to create a more flavorful world. From our headquarters in Salt Lake City and beyond, we work tirelessly to provide a world-class experience to our customers, retailers, and especially our employees. If you’re a team player who’s dedicated to delivering top-quality results every day, then we want you to come cook with us!
What You'll Do:
We are looking for a Senior Product Development Chef to join our growing team. Our culinary team members are humble and hungry and strive to inspire our community by putting out great food, every single day. As the Senior Product Development Chef, you will concept and develop direct to consumer consumable products together with partnering with co-manufacturers to create premium culinary experiences
How You'll Help Us Win:
Develop and manage a multi-year recipe roadmap with product and digital teams. Defining workstreams, phases, key milestones, experimentation plans.
Partner with Head of Culinary to work across multiple teams and stakeholders, integrating needs into a scaled content model: ensuring integrated roadmaps, end-to-end experience cohesion and culinary best practices.
Manage culinary testing implementation; working with both external and internal chefs to ensure product and culinary efficiency and excellence
What You’ll Need to Succeed:
7+ years of experience in new product development, innovations or operations, preferably in the direct-to-consumer (DTC) environment
Excellent presentation and writing communication skills
Experience building and managing teams
This position will report to the Head of Culinary while also interacting with various levels of leadership within the organization
Why You Will Love to Work Here:
Be part of the most disruptive force in outdoor cooking
Join a true team working towards a common goal
Culture of risk-taking, innovation, & quality
Have an outdoor lover’s paradise in your backyard
Full medical/dental/vision package to fit your needs
401k to help you plan for the future
Individual professional development programs & initiatives to help you grow professionally