Ingeniero de Desarrollo de Producto

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Auto req ID: 201724BR

Job Description

R&D Product Developer

Principal purpose
The main objective of this role is to coordinate Innovation projects across technical stages that include ideas generation and product design to meet consumer needs with innovative and consumer centric products, also coordinating and supporting scale up trials in pilot and industrial plants; also the role is responsible for Brand Stewardship and Portfolio Transformation initiatives. This role will interact with R&D Regional and Global teams, Nutrition , Operations, Marketing, Sales, Finance as well as vendors and other functional staff.

Main responsabilities

  • Perform Innovation process according Technical Stage Gate. Stages will include laboratory and pilot plant prototyping, experimental reports, ingredients screening, assure Regulatory, Nutrition and Food Safety compliance regarding the development also consumer and sensory trials coordination, support scale up at Pepsico’s Plants and follow up new product after launching.
  • Support Brand Stewardship initiatives to ensure product quality for core products and innovation and participate in productivity initiatives according business plans.
  • Develop feasible technical solutions for Portfolio Transformation Initiatives by reducing sugar, sodium and sat fat in C&C (PMF / Brasil) through screening ingredients and assessing their functionality in Laboratory , Pilot and Industrial Plants also evaluating cost impact, regulatory compliance and sensory consumer perception.
  • Collaborate in the Strategy definition to build an strong Pipeline based on consumer centric needs identifying trends, ingredients, technologies and providing technical information regarding costs, formulation and operational feasibility
  • Work closely with R&D Regional and Global teams, Nutrition , Operations, Marketing, Sales, Finance as well as vendors and other functional staff.
  • Support R&D Team in attaining short term and long term goals



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Food Science and/or Technology, Chemical Engineering or Related Specialty
  • At least 1 year experience in the food industry and/or R&D field.
  • Strong communication skills (oral and written)
  • Result-oriented with a positive outlook.
  • Self-driven, analytical problem-solving
  • Fluency in English language
  • Travel availability

In PepsiCo, we are committed to offer equal development opportunities to all the candidates, no matter the religion, race, sexual orientation, nationality, age, etc. We respect and appreciate the diversity as a workforce and innovation to the organization.

If you have the profile that we are looking, send us your CV by this via, if it's possible that you can participate in this process we will contact you ASAP, if not we will keep your info in our base data for 6 months.

¡Thank you so much for your interest in PepsiCo!

Relocation Eligible: No Aplicable (N/A)
Job Type: Indefinido