Careers at JuiceInnov8 

JuiceInnov8 is a university spin-off biotechnology startup with key focus in food space. With a mission to reinvent juice industry by creating a better & healthier juice with less sugar & lower calories, we build a platform of sugar reduction technology that helps beverage producers reduce naturally occurring sugar while maintain 100% juice content.


Open Positions

 

R&D x ENGINEERING

CHIEF SCIENTIST - FERMENTATION

(Full Time - Bangkok, Thailand)

We are seeking for experienced PhD graduate with microbiology, biotechnology, bio-processing or biochemistry background to help and lead the fermentation team at JuiceInnov8.

You will plan, manage and lead fermentation team with key deliverables of biomass production and  optimization of natural sugar reduction process in juice with multiple microbial strains;

  • Lead a development & optimization of  fermentation team in optimizing sugar reduction process & sensory that fits to company and customer requirements
  • Operate bio-reactors from lab scale to pilot scale for sugar reduction and downstream processing
  • Collaborate with Strains Development team to onboard new strains from library and identify optimal conditions for cell production and sugar reduction
  • Collaborate with Bio-process & Scale-up team for a large-scale production

Requirements

  • Ph.D. or equivalent in Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Bio/Chemical Engineering or relating fields 
  • 3+ years research or industry experiences with microbial fermentation
  • Expertise or deep knowledge in metabolic and growth pathways of yeasts/bacteria 
  • Experience in running bioreactor & downstream processing
  • Strong leadership skills

 

ASSOCIATE SCIENTIST - FERMENTATION

(Full Time - Bangkok, Thailand)

We are looking for young & energetic engineers/scientists with microbiology, biotechnology, bio-processing or biochemistry background to join the fermentation team at JuiceInnov8.

You will be working on biomass production and development of natural sugar reduction process in juice with multiple microbial strains with key focus on the following tasks;

  • Work with the fermentation team in optimizing sugar reduction process & sensory
  • Operate bio-reactors from lab scale to pilot scale for sugar reduction and downstream processing
  • Select and test new strains from library and identify optimal conditions for cell production and sugar reduction
  • Collaborate with Bio-process Design & Scale-up team for a large-scale production

 

SENIOR  SCIENTIST - STRAINS DEVELOPMENT

(Full Time - Bangkok, Thailand)

We are looking for young  & talented engineers or scientists with molecular biology, biotechnology or microbiology background who are interested in strains  improvement to join the strains development team at JuiceInnov8. 

You will be working on strains improvement, new strains screening and biomass production optimization. Here are your key challenging tasks;

  • Screen& isolate new strains to expand our microbial  library 
  • Strains improvement with non-GM methods
  • Research & identify critical growth factors for each candidate strains 
  • Collaborate with our Fermentation team for biomass production 

ASSOCIATE  SCIENTIST - FOOD SCIENCE/FOOD TECH

(Full Time - Bangkok, Thailand)

We are looking for young & talented food scientist to join the Food Technology & Sensory Division at JuiceInnov8.

  • Work with Food Technology & Sensory team in beverage reformulations and shelf life study
  • Initiate, test and analyze various natural sweetening & texturing systems 
  • Plan, manage and conduct both internal & external sensory analysis activities 
  • Collaborate with R&D team of customers to facilitate reformulations with our low/reduced sugar juice

BUSINESS x OPERATIONS

DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

(Full Time - Bangkok, Thailand)

We are looking for a talented & agile business development with background in CPG/FMCG or consulting industry, who are interested in accelerating our mission to turn a deep science technology platform into hands of everyone and everywhere.  If you have passion to be the one who brings Thailand's most promising deeptech startup to global markets and turn a young company into an empire, this place is built for you.

You will lead a business development team and work closely with the CEO to collaborate with our customers, identify new potential customers & markets and cooperate with investors both venture capital and corporate venture capital.

  • Direct report to the CEO, turn the customer requirements/management initiatives into perfect executions 
  • Conduct deep-dive analysis & for new customers acquisitions in targeted markets
  • Be the spoc for key stakeholders from investors, customers to regulators
  • High tolerance for jet lag, keen to travel abroad

 

DIRECTOR OF CORPORATE AFFAIRS

(Full Time - Bangkok, Thailand)

As a Director of Corporate Affairs, you will be working closely with the CEO, Business Development and Customer Development team and lead company's operations (PR, Accounting and People) to execute the following activities;

30% Facilitate collaborations between company and key stakeholders (investors, customers, partners)

  • Hands-on work in coordinating communications between company and key stakeholders both international and local
  • Work directly to assist CEO and Customer Development team to facilitate collaboration both internal and external

25% Lead university & government affairs projects and potential partner programs (both local and overseas) 

  • Manage and enhance relationship with key stakeholders who are universities and government parties both overseas and domestic, for example;
    • Singapore: A*Star, Biopolis, SGInnovate
    • Thailand: NSTDA, Chulalongkorn University, Food Innopolis
    • France: Paris Region Enterprise
  • Handle projects with current & potential partners in the industry e.g. Rabobank's TERRA Accelerator or other startup programs within deeptech & food/agtech space

25% Manage strategic communications with press & media

  • Manage and implement external communications with media partners
  • Prepare, manage and execute PR events & materials

20% Coordinate work in new talent acquisitions and management 

  • Work with Career team in resource planning and execution on talents recruitment, motivation and retention

Qualifications

  • MBA/Master Degree in Marketing/Management or relating fields 
  • 3-5 Years Working Experience in multinational companies or institutions with global exposure is mandatory
  • Experience in governments/university relations are strong plus
  • Fluent in English, able to communicate at a professional level in global context
  • Strong project management skills, highly organized with excellent attention to detail and follow-through
  • Strong people and communications skills, self-starter, high initiation skills
  • Collaborative work approach and ability to work well across a dynamic team both locally and globally
  • Able to travel abroad

BUILD x MANUFACTURING

Currently no open position


Internship

For engineering & science students with background in molecular biology, biotechnology, microbiology, food science, bio-chemical engineering or related fields, who are seeking for experience in practical research & engineering, send your CV to intern@juiceinnov8.com


Can't find the role that fits you? 

Submit your CV to careers@juiceinnov8.com and let's find out the possibility to have you on board.