Nature's Fynd

Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.

We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team.

Jan 14, 2022
Nature's Fynd Chicago, IL
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team. The Senior Analytics Engineer will work with our Data Science and IT team to build and maintain robust data collection, storage and analytics infrastructure for our teams, helping enable data-driven workflows from R&D to manufacturing and finance. This role is cross-functional, interfacing with stakeholders across the business to gather requirements and implement solutions that are reliable, scalable and...
Jan 07, 2022
Nature's Fynd Chicago, IL
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team. As the Stationary Engineer for Nature’s Fynd, you will be a key member of the Maintenance Team, responsible for keeping our assets in good condition in order to allow us to meet our customer needs. The maintenance team will be working closely with operations and quality to ensure we work safely and making good quality product on time for our customers. This person will report directly to the Maintenance...
Jan 06, 2022
Nature's Fynd Chicago, IL
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team. The Co-manufacturing Production Coordinator is responsible for managing all activities related to the trialing and commercialization of our food products located at our co-man facilities across the country including scheduling, inventory of raw ingredients and packaging, leading production and logistics coordination. The plant Co-manufacturing Production Coordinator will also have the opportunity to be...
Jan 05, 2022
Nature's Fynd Chicago, IL
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team. Position Overview: The Brand Creative and Content Director will have end-to-end responsibility for the content creation, execution and optimization for the Nature’s Fynd brand. They will oversee design and optimize our creative content across social and digital channels for all owned and earned media. The individual in this high-visibility and high impact position will be a leader who can develop and execute...
Dec 23, 2021
Nature's Fynd Chicago, IL
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team. Job Description: At Nature’s Fynd, finances are the fuel that keeps our company moving. We’re looking for a qualified senior accountant to assist in keeping our company and clients’ numbers and budgets on track with unwavering accuracy. The most successful people will have a natural passion for problem solving and a strong understanding of the intricacies of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability,...
Dec 07, 2021
Nature's Fynd Chicago, IL
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team.This role will be freelance with the potential for full-time hire. The Designer will play a crucial role as the company expands and the Marketing Team focuses on marketing a remarkable brand and set of products across the country. This person needs to be highly detail-oriented while maintaining flexibility. The right candidate will thrive in fast-paced environments and display exceptional multi-tasking skills...
Dec 02, 2021
Nature's Fynd India
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team. We are partnering with a marquee global non-profit on an ambitious 3-year R&D grant project. This project will involve evaluating how Nature’s Fynd’s fermentation technology can be deployed in low-resource settings in developing countries. Our current production process relies on the use of a blend of nutrients and feedstocks to grow FyTM, our new-to-the-world fungi protein. For this project, we aim to...
Dec 01, 2021
Nature's Fynd Chicago, IL
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team. The project manager will play a crucial role in managing the strategy and execution of key business operations. The project management function is responsible for carrying out the innovation pipeline in line with the strategic objectives of the business. In addition to managing projects, this role will develop and implement processes to optimize business efficiencies and enhance organizational performance. The...
Nov 23, 2021
Nature's Fynd Chicago, IL
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team. The Biotech Economics Associate will play a critical role in developing economic models and frameworks to guide the commercialization of our novel fermentation technology . You will be responsible for researching and synthesizing insights across the universe of protein technologies – assessing market readiness, strategic positioning, and cost profiles. We are looking for someone who is both passionate about...
Nov 11, 2021
Nature's Fynd Chicago, IL
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team. Role: The Food Scientist is a technical team member with primary responsibility in the area of product development of novel food products. This individual will have the ability to create, drive, and develop vegan products from concept to commercialization. Professional Qualifications: Minimum 3-5 years of experience in product development and retail commercialization fields Possess strong technical and...
Nov 05, 2021
Nature's Fynd Chicago, IL
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team.The Sr Site Manager is responsible for all the manufacturing operations for the Chicago Nature’s Fynd site through a team of functional managers, supervisors, and operators. This includes oversight of all manufacturing, as well as performance reporting and process improvements while establishing and nurturing a culture where safety, quality, and continuous improvement are ingrained as a core value. The Sr Site...
Nov 05, 2021
Nature's Fynd Chicago, IL
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team.The Quality Manager - Co-manufacturing will be responsible for managing Co-manufacturing food safety and quality for Nature's Fynd in N. America. The manager will lead the quality review, quality program development, and auditing of co-manufacturers. Principle Duties and Responsibilities Lead quality screening, selection, program and control plan development, and auditing of co-manufacturers Collaborate...
Nov 05, 2021
Nature's Fynd Chicago, IL
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team. Role Summary: We are seeking an experienced food scientist to lead initiatives in developing nutritious, high protein snack products using alternative proteins. The successful candidate will have a proven track record of working with a range of nutritious, wholesome and clean label ingredients to develop snack foods with high nutritional performance while delivering texture and taste perfection. He/she will...
Nov 05, 2021
Nature's Fynd Chicago, IL
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team. The Innovation Brand Manager will have ownership of building out our innovation strategy & pipeline, and work cross-functionally to develop and commercialize products across our dairy-free and meatless portfolios. This individual will work cross-functionally and own upfront idea exploration, feasibility assessments, development, and initial commercialization activities. The individual in this...
Nov 05, 2021
Nature's Fynd Chicago, IL
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team. The Role Summary The successful candidate will be a thought leader who will champion a science-based approach to design and create novel structures and textures as relevant for food & beverage products, particularly alternative meats, dairy analogues and high protein snacks and beverages. Fundamental and applied knowledge in natural polymers, i.e., proteins, fibers, and polysaccharides as derived from...
Nov 05, 2021
Nature's Fynd Chicago, IL
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team. We are looking an Product Manager who will oversee the commercialization and scale-up operations of a next-frontier innovation. This role is based in Chicago. What you will do Cultivate a General Manager mindset and collaborate with senior leadership to commercialize next-frontier business opportunities Develop both the go-to-market strategy and the tactical execution plans to support commercialization,...
Nov 05, 2021
Nature's Fynd Chicago, IL
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team. The R&D Analytics Lead will work with our corporate Data Science & IT team to lead the analysis, presentation and management of R&D data company-wide. This individual will play a critical role in enabling enhanced R&D productivity and greater insight into results and trends for a broad array of business stakeholders. They will support experimental design, reporting, and analysis across all...
Nov 05, 2021
Nature's Fynd Chicago, IL
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team.*Target start date Q1 2022 In this role you’ll make an impact by: Developing and applying tools of strain design and engineering to Fusarium MK7 to produce proteins Discovering connections between genotypes and key phenotypes of Fusarium MK7, to develop improved strains Identifying, evolving and/or engineering new strains to realize the full potential of Fusarium MK7 Working well in teams to develop...
Nov 05, 2021
Nature's Fynd Chicago, IL
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team.The Protein Chemistry Research Associate will be an integral part of ateam which will develop filamentous fungi for heterologous protein production. Thesuccessful candidate will have experience purifying and characterizing proteins.*Target start date Q1 2022 Duties & Responsibilities: Purify and characterize proteins, both native and heterologous expressed, to determine similarity to the native protein...
Nov 05, 2021
Nature's Fynd Chicago, IL
Nature’s Fynd is a groundbreaking food tech company born out of NASA-supported research on extremophiles in the geothermal pools of Yellowstone National Park. Our novel fermentation technology produces a sustainable source of complete protein using only a fraction of the resources required by traditional agriculture. As the challenge to feed the world’s expanding population grows, our mission is to create amazing foods and materials that provide sustainable choices and nurture the planet.We’re looking for passionate, driven, and ambitious people to join our fast-growing team.*Target start date Q1 2022 In this role you’ll make an impact by: Developing and applying tools of strain design and engineering to Fusarium MK7 to produce proteins Discovering connections between genotypes and key phenotypes of Fusarium MK7, to develop improved strains Identifying, evolving and/or engineering new strains to realize the full potential of Fusarium MK7 Working well in teams to develop new...