Developing ideas. Delivering solutions.TM

Specializing in nature-based sweeteners, starches and nutrition ingredients, Ingredion is a leading global ingredients solutions provider. For over 100 years, we have made ingredients found in products that people around the world use every day – from soft drinks, salad dressings to health foods, paperboard, cosmetics, agri-products and pet food. We are developing ideas and delivering solutions, we are the Ingredion group of companies. More about us on oder

Build your future together with Ingredion. We are looking for a

Technical Service Technologist (m/f/d)

initially for a fixed term of 2 years and to be based in Hamburg

Your role:

In this position you will provide technical service support including on-site visits to a set number of customers in the assigned territory of Central Europe. Furthermore, you will conduct laboratory formulation of a wide range of food products demonstrating the value of our texturizing solutions and identifying new product innovation opportunities to drive business growth. This includes inparticular:

  • Represent Ingredion and be the first point of contact for assigned customers requiring technical support
  • Analyze customer processes and formulations and provide timely recommendations meeting customer requirements for cost savings, quality improvements, or product innovation
  • Organize visits to customers and/or visits from customers to the Ingredion Application Labs within the EMEA region
  • Utilise analytical equipment to diagnose problems and apply food technology knowledge to subsequently make recommendations on ingredient selection and/or process adjustments.
  • Utilise laboratory and pilot plant equipment to conduct trials related to customer projects this involves recipe / process development or fine-tuning and may be required to be done in the presence of customers 


  • University degree in food science, food technology or food engineering discipline
  • Solid experience in a technical service role for the food industry
  • Proven track record of delivering successful product innovation projects 
  • Experience of technically supporting customers in the food industry
  • Anticipate customer needs and proactively create new solutions that exceed customer expectations
  • Challenge the status quo by offering ideas to make things better, faster and with value creation in mind
  • Good communication skills in German and English 
  • Willingness to travel


Are you looking for a challenging task, interested in gathering new experiences and aiming to position yourself within an innovative and international working environment? For additional information and direct application including your earliest start date and expected salary please contact us in English:

Ingredion Germany GmbH
Human Resources·  Ms Banjari
Grüner Deich 110 · 20097 Hamburg· Germany


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