Assistant Product Development Scientist

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill an exciting Assistant Product Development Scientist role in Plano
Texas! Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

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Title: Assistant Product Development Scientist

Location: Plano, Texas
Duration: 1 year
Pay Rate: 20.00$ per hour
Contract: 40 Hours per week
Hours/Shift: 8:30am to 5pm

Job Summary:

To ensure prompt regional enablement of the Legacy Ingredient Spec Update project (LiSU), provides direct ingredient and formula specification, supplier, and document management system administration and business process support and training to product developers, PD teams, R&D disciplines, and other cross-functional partners (including the LiSU spec-writing team, operations, product supply, marketing, and manufacturing facilities).
Provides analysis, assessment, and recommendations to business partners.
Ensures consistent data management and document distribution practices across PepsiCo’s snack portfolio focusing on LiSU.

Essential Responsibilities:

Provide customer consultations and support for specification and documentation applications and related projects.

Provide basic classroom and 1:1 customer training for new and existing users.

By providing data, queries, and background data, work with cross-functional groups, including LiSU, Supply Chain, Operations, and Co-Pack, on special projects.

Raise flags if remote locations (Canada) are not adhering to PQP standards (e.g., templates, lifecycle and versioning protocols, and document types).

Perform system testing for sustain releases for corrections and enhancements related to LiSU issues.

Identify system, product, and process issues and assist, as needed, with resolution.
Exhibit business maturity in handling confidential information.

Excellent time management and organization skills--ability to handle multiple priorities.

Good communication and presentation skills (verbal and written).

Ability to work comfortably both independently and in a team environment.

Sensitive to and appreciates diverse cultures--good people skills to take others along and create an inclusive culture.


Educational Experience: Bachelor’s degree with related experience.

Passable proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams, OneNote, and SKYPE for Business.
Food, beverage, or pharmaceutical industry experience/database management (i.e., Xspec, Documentum, ProductVision).

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