Food Scientist, Product Development


We manufacture, market and distribute whole food protein bars. While the protein bar market is crowded, RXBAR cuts through the clutter with a clean ingredient deck and disruptive branding. A unique, “No B.S” value proposition has propelled RXBAR to be a major, rapidly growing player in the nutrition category.

Food Scientist, Product Development:

The success we have had today is directly attributed to our focus and commitment to the product. We have a passion for developing the best possible product for our customers. This process all starts in the lab with product development.

This is a once in a lifetime opportunity for someone with a passion for food products and a desire to directly impact growth in the business. You will work directly with our founders every day. You’ll learn how to run a business and how your contributions impact the growth of a company. You’ll have a big impact on our company’s growth.

General Functions + Job Responsibilities:

  • Execute new flavor innovations for RXBAR
  • Conduct experiments for RXBAR continuous improvement initiatives
  • Sourcing and technical evaluation of experimental raw material
  • Assist with maintenance of laboratory and equipment
  • Actively support other R&D core responsibilities such as plant trials and shelf life evaluations
  • Support improvement of quality processes related to the evaluation of RXBAR products

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Positive attitude, a thirst for knowledge, and an excitement for growing our business
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Food Science or related field
  • At least 2 years’ experience in Product Development required
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment, effectively manage workload to meet deadlines, while ensuring a high standard of quality
  • Strong interpersonal skills, team player
  • Always pursues excellence
  • Passion for food business
  • Self-starter with strong organizational skills, who is extremely result and detail-oriented

Total Rewards Package:

Competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, 401K plan with RXBAR match, cell phone & fitness membership reimbursement, subsidized commuter benefits, bike & helmet, unlimited RXBARs, RXBAR gear and invaluable experience growing a company.

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