Expert (m/f) Product Development
Department: Research & Development
Position: Full time
Employment: Unlimited
Workplace: Nieder-Olm
Contact Person
Eckes-Granini Group GmbH
Dorothea Olinger


Development and optimization of innovative product concepts , considering cost, quality and compliance aspects; close cooperation with all related functional teams (R&D, Marketing, Supply Chain, QA), e.g.

  • Development of recipies incl. raw material selection,
  • Execution of pilot plant trials
  • Evaluation of stability tests and storage tests
  • Support in preparation of specifications and manufacturing guidelines
  • Survey of external test- and first productions
  • Expert/Consultant and if necessary supporter of R&D colleagues in the countries with respect to the innovative development of new products
  • Expert/consultant of groupwide productivity analyses (cost saving/avoidance)
  • Participation in the internal sensory panel


  • University degree of beverage- respectively food technology or comparable degree
  • Min. 2 years experience in the product development
  • Extensive knowledge in sensory systems and experience with the implementation of sensory projects
  • Ability of sensory evaluation of raw material, semi-finished and finished products
  • Creative and independant working, solution-oriented hands-on mentality
  • Experience in the work with multifunctional and international teams
  • Team spirit, flexibility and willingness to travel
  • Very good communication skills
  • Analytical mindset and process orientation
  • Close to the consumer & markets mindset
  • Good IT knowledge
  • Experience in project management
  • Good german and english language skills
  • Driving licence


Apply online
Marken von Eckes-Granini