Jobs in Cargill India | Food Technologist

Jobs in Cargill India | Food Technologist

Post: Product and Process Development Scientist

Section: Edible Oils

Company: Cargill

Location: Gurgaon

Full-time Mid-Senior level

About the Job:

Cargill, a global leader in food and agriculture, is looking for a dynamic Product and Process Development Scientist to join our team in Gurgaon, Haryana, India. As a key member, you will play a crucial role in defining and executing process and development projects for edible oils.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ideate and build business cases for edible oils, providing direction on opportunities in existing business and new product introductions.
  • Support innovation of the edible oils portfolio, contributing to product and process developments, renovations, and staying abreast of industry trends.
  • Travel to meet customers, offering world-class technical support.
  • Build strong customer relationships, seek new opportunities, and stay current with scientific literature to provide valuable business insights.
  • Support marketing for brand positioning and product claims, emphasizing health science and nutrition research.
  • Contribute to the innovation pipeline with ideas from scientific research, supporting complex innovation and cost improvement projects.
  • Collaborate with businesses and technology partners, including universities and research organizations, for research and development innovation.
  • Conduct research and experiments, analyze results, and independently solve moderately complex issues.
  • Perform development and application work in the lab to understand product properties, formulate protocols, and establish specifications.
  • Develop sensory methods and implement processes.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum of seven years of related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree or other tertiary degree.
  • Minimum experience in Edible Oils or a related field.
  • Experience in Nutrition Science, health, and wellness.
  • Familiarity with Indian food laws (FSSAI, Agmark) and working knowledge of international laws (FAO, WHO, EU legislations, Codex, etc.).

Jobs in Cargill India | Food Technologist

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Note: Other minimum qualifications may apply, and additional duties may be assigned as needed.