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Sr Application Scientist - Dairy

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Date: 12-Jul-2019

Location: Biopolis, 05, SG

Company: Tate & Lyle


To provide technical support to customers and support sales team with projects in APAC


The main responsibilities of the role will be to:

  • Be compliant with company health and safety rules and procedures.
  • Provide technical support to customers using T&L Food & Beverage Solutions ingredient portfolio.
  • Apply market knowledge, customer insights, as well as technical knowledge for project execution and development.
  • Develop technical training programs and presentations for external customers, internal teams and business partners.
  • To work independently and offer guidance to application team members to perform laboratory work to test T&L products in customer specific application/process, to make the best recommendations. 
  • Interact and even partner with business development & sales teams to prepare for some customer presentations ensuring that requests are dealt with an agreed timeframe


·      Perform, Maintain and improve the EHS standard and requirements as set by the Company.  Participate in the company’s EHS program including training, audit etc., arranged by the company



  • Knowledgeable in how food ingredients function in dairy and non-dairy protein applications and the critical processing parameters.
  • Proficient at creating food formulations recipes.
  • Able to troubleshoot complex problems for customers and give effective recommendations
  • Highly proficient at operating plant equipment as well as guide and train new users
  • Able to modify and create analytical methods, as well as interpret analytical data of  dairy applications
  • Experience at project management and able to guide and train junior colleagues to prioritize projects.


  • Minimum, BSc in Food Science, Food Chemistry, or related degree.


  • Minimum 5-10 years of relevant work experience in food application and/or research & development and/or technical service in the area of dairy or dairy related
  • Experienced at working in a food laboratory and food production environment.
  • Have experience with pilot trials or commercial production.
  • Experienced in developing customer relationships and trust through technical knowledge.
  • Experienced at building strong, good relationships with internal peers, sales and marketing, and other support functions