Food Scientist

Ample Foods - San Francisco, CA


We want you to join our team to turn Ample from healthy meal into a nutrition movement. We are looking for an experienced food product development professional with broad based development skills to take us to the next level.

You would be responsible for:

· Product design and development from front end through commercialization and product maintenance.

· Technical services, including management of co-packer team and outside resources.

· Ingredient and specification development.

· Integration of nutritional science with product attribute development.

· Lab management.

· Representing product development on business start-up team.

Core competencies:

· Five to ten years’ experience in consumer-focused food company.

· Experience partnering with co-packers and manufacturing.

· BS Food Science (or higher). Good understanding of scientific research approach.

· Strong knowledge of health and wellness consumer needs.

· Nutritional science background a plus.

About us:

Ample Foods, Inc. is a small start-up company based in San Francisco, CA. The ideal candidate would be a self-starter with strong attention to detail and a hands-on team player. This person would thrive on facing the many exciting challenges that come with jumping headfirst into a fast-paced early-stage startup. Come work in an environment where every day you can make a real difference.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $90,000.00 to $110,000.00 /year


  • food science: 5 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Required)


  • San Francisco, CA 94103 (Required)


  • English (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)