Mondelez International, Inc. East Hanover , NJ 07936
With our portfolio of global Power Brands such as Oreo and bel
Vita biscuits, Cadbury Dairy Milk and Milka chocolate and Trident gum, we're the world's #1 in biscuits and candy, and #2 in chocolate and gum. We're Mondelz International, a snacking powerhouse with operations in more than 80 countries, with approximately 90,000 employees globally and our brands are marketed in around 165 countries.
Our purpose and vision is to create more MOMENTS OF JOY by building the BEST SNACKING COMPANY IN THE WORLD.
Research, Development, Quality & Innovation
In Research, Development, Quality & Innovation (RDQI), your skills can be the special ingredient that brings our brands to life. As part of a fantastic team of scientists, engineers and nutritionists, you'll work tirelessly on product design or development, process development, quality, nutrition, sensory and food safety aspects to ensure we deliver a consistent, delightful consumer experience. RD&Q is where you'll turn great ideas into brilliant brands.
This position is responsible for working within teams to define, develop, optimize and specify processes which deliver new products, quality improvements and cost savings opportunities for the Global Category Brands. This candidate will work alongside our senior engineers and will have strong linkages with cross functional partners within the Global Biscuit organization (Marketing, Product Development, Operations and Senior technical Leaders) as well as connections with the regional process teams.
Execute against project plans, deliverables and timelines with the project team to deliver on time and in budget. The candidate must possess sound engineering capabilities, be versatile, able to work in cross-functional teams, and be capable of working proactively across multiple projects. International travel between 20-40% depending on program demands.
Primary responsibilities and % of time required
1.Work as part of a project team to identify process challenges and potential technical solutions which deliver against program objectives. Ensure technical capability, timing and cost effectiveness of solutions to be progressed. 20%
2.Partnering with a senior engineer in the team, design, plan, and execute experiments for bench top, pilot plant and plant trials. Conduct appropriate testing, gather and analyze data and develop recommendations based on technical rigor and findings. Collaborate with Product and packaging to understand consumer link to process conditions requirements. Execute against project plans, deliverables and timelines with the project team to deliver on time and in budget. Includes travel to conduct development testing at internal and supplier facilities. 40%
3.Document and communicate technical detail in reports and process design specifications to ensure consistent process design and product quality as processes are rolled out to various global regional partners. Clear communication of core fundamentals of proposed processes and designs with Regional Partners. 20%
4.Travel within NA or International Regional Partner and/ or supplier locations to, validate, transfer and embed process technology as part of regional execution (CQV/ Commercialization). 20%
Bachelor's Degree (4 Yr)
1.Experience in the food/ baking/ consumer products industry
2.Experience in executing bench top and pilot scale testing and data analysis
3.Proficient in use of Microsoft Office and Outlook
1 Strong engineering/ process technical foundation and technical curiosity.
2.Able to conduct appropriate testing, gather and analyze data, with proper scientific rigor, and develop recommendations based on findings. Basic understanding of statistical analysis.
3.Action oriented, with a demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects, prioritize and manage complexity- from bench top to commercialization.
4.Collaborate in cross functional teams to identify and resolve technical issues.
5.Strong technical writing skills to translate experimental results into process design specifications that deliver consistent, high-quality products across numerous manufacturing facilities.
6.Excellent written and oral communication skills. Flexible style to communicate across functions and global geographies
Mondelz Global LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, gender, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, uniform service, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact 847-943-5460 for assistance.
Applicants must complete all required steps in the application process, including providing a Resume/CV, in order to be considered for this position.