Food and Beverage Product Developer (Part-time)

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Posted: 12.24.22

Food and Beverage Product Developer (Part-time)

Yummy Future

Overview

Yummy Future is a food & beverage robotics startup. We design, build and operate coffee shops. As a new business, we are looking for highly energetic and innovative individuals to be part of our team. This is an opportunity to gain hands-on experience and work with a fast-growing startup that is quickly expanding!

Primary Location

United States – Illinois – Champaign

Function

Food and Beverage Product Development and Management

Responsibilities

  • Develop and optimize food and beverage products
  • Keep up with trends and conduct market research to get ideas for food and beverage products that have high market potential
  • Lead the commercialization of the products
  • Apply knowledge of food and beverage technology, nutritional science, ingredient functionalities and flavors, etc., to the process of research and development
  • Create prototypes and perform testings
  • Source raw materials and suppliers and develop an initial cost analysis
  • Plan how to market and promote the new products to the public
  • Provide management with analyses and reports regarding the new products
  • Design menu and collaborate with other departments to deploy the new products on the robot system
  • Oversee the product launching and collect feedback

Qualifications

  • Available and willing to work at least 10 hours a week
  • Must be able to commute within Champaign-Urbana easily
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States
  • Available to work flexible hours that may include early mornings, evenings, weekends, nights, and/or holidays
  • Projects warmth, enthusiasm, and optimism that boosts and energizes the morales of others
  • Strong passion or willingness to learn more about food service and new technology
  • Strong creative and technical orientation
  • Must be able to convey information and ideas clearly
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written)

Visa Sponsorship

We sponsor CPT, OPT, and H1B

Compensation

$18-$20 per hour

To apply for this job please visit airtable.com.