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Food Scientist 

Full-time, Stockholm Sweden


Are you a food science expert, fishing for a job that makes a true impact in the world? Then we got a catch for you! Hooked is an impact startup developing plant-based seafood to lead the transition to a healthier seafood ecosystem. We are now looking for a Food Scientist who will have a key role in building the next generation of plant-based seafood.


The Role

You will work closely with the product development (PD) team to improve our current products as well as initiate new ones. You will be in charge of inventory management and part of the supply chain of raw material, one of the key factors in  our PD. Another important part of the role is to use your food tech knowledge to create experiment design and project planning templates for the PD and R&D. As Hooked grows as a company, your responsibilities and expertise will as well. 


Who you are

To be a good fit for this position, you have a bachelor, or preferably a masters degree of food science or similar as well as minimum one year experience of product development in the food industry. You are organised, structured and have a passion for food science and want to grow to become an expert within the field. Moreover, you are used to handling daily administrative work and communicating with stakeholders. It’s meritorious if you have experience from handling supply chain and inventory management.

To succeed in this role, a core part of your personality is to keep curious and self-driven. You have an entrepreneurial spirit and thrive in a fast-paced environment with a lot of uncertainties. To us, personality and a good cultural fit are as important as hard skills. As a key member of the Hooked-crew it’s therefore important that you truly believe in Hooked’s mission and feel excited to actively live our brand! Check our values here and see if these resonate with you:


Why you should join us

We offer you the unique opportunity to use your skills to make a true impact, as healthy sustainable seafood alternatives are needed more urgently than ever. You will work in an inspiring fast-paced environment together with other ambitious and purpose-driven people. We will entrust you with 100% ownership and to be a core part of making Hooked the biggest plant-based seafood company out there. As a part of the Hooked-team you’ll also be entitled to stock options in the company. If you like to challenge yourself and feel excited to join us on this journey, this is the position you are looking for.


Are you Hooked yet?

Would you like to get on-board the Hooked-ship and accelerate the new generation of seafood to save our oceans? Great, we’re looking forward to your application! 


Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Equity package
Equity package

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Skill development
Skill development

We want to take you from good to great.

Remote work allowed
Remote work allowed

You know how you perform best. Work from your couch, your favorite cafe or abroad when you feel like it.

Work life balance
Work life balance

Carve out time for your kids, friends and personal cider projects.


Strengthen your body with office yoga and handstands or leave your body in good hands by our masseuse.

Mental health support
Mental health support

We care about your wellbeing. We take stress seriously and support you in times with any mental imbalance.

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Working at
Hooked Foods

We develop, sell and market our delicious healthy plant-based seafood to foodservice and grocery. Our first two products are: Toona & Salmoon. These include high levels of protein and exclude all the bad microplastics and mercury and can be produced in large scales without harming our oceans with overfishing. We are leading the transition to a healthier seafood ecosystem. We are Hooked, are you?

Read more about Hooked Foods

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