Life Science Researcher


We are seeking to incorporate a Life Sciences Researcher to join our growing team. IRIS is an advanced engineering company that specializes in process monitoring and control solutions & novel technologies for process optimization. You will work as part of a team of scientists and engineers involved in different R&D projects related with packaging development, agro-food waste valorisation and food decontamination technologies. We operate in a demanding high performance environment where you will be continually stimulated and you will grow a lot. Up for it?


    • A Degree in Biology, Food Science & Technology or similar. Holding a PhD would be highly valuable
    • An advanced level of English is a must
    • Hands on experience in physico-chemical analysis of food products
    • Expertise in microbiological analysis techniques
    • Result oriented, versatile, attention to detail, strong organizational skills, the ability to multitask, curious attitude
    • Excellent reporting skills
    • Teamwork player
    • Willingness to travel

Additional skills:

    • Trained in bio-based packaging development
    • Experience in European funded projects
    • Skilled in statistical software tools
    • Experience with HPLC, GC, UV-Vis, DSC, microscopy, etc.

What we offer:

    • Working in European projects
    • Multidisciplinary and multicultural working environment
    • Flexi-time working hours
    • Fridays afternoon off
    • A productive work environment.