Head of Coffee
Join us in this remarkable journey to revolutionize the coffee industry! As the Head of Coffee for the IoT Roasting Concept Industrialization project, you’ll be a pivotal member of our dynamic team. Your expertise in coffee roasting and q-grading will be instrumental in achieving our goal.
Company Mikafi & Thermoplan
Location Zurich & Weggis
- Coffee Expertise: Leverage your extensive experience in coffee roasting and q-grading to drive the development and fine-tuning of our IoT roasting profiles.
- Quality Control: Implement rigorous quality control processes, ensuring that every roast meets the highest standards of taste and aroma.
- Profile Development: Collaborate closely with our technical teams to develop and optimize roast profiles that align with our customers’ preferences.
- Sensory Evaluation: Lead sensory evaluation sessions to assess the flavor, aroma, and overall quality of our coffee, guiding adjustments where necessary.
- Training: Train and mentor team members, sharing your wealth of knowledge in coffee roasting techniques and sensory analysis.
- Coffee Sourcing: Assist in sourcing high-quality green coffee beans, considering factors like origin, flavor profile, and sustainability.
- Consumer Feedback: Act as a bridge between our coffee-loving customers and the development teams, incorporating feedback to enhance the coffee experience.
Mikafi is on the verge of a groundbreaking collaboration with Thermoplan, an industry titan, to usher in a new era of coffee roasting through cutting-edge IoT technology. We’re blending the innovative spirit of a startup with the deep industry knowledge of a corporate leader to redefine coffee perfection.
- Extensive experience in coffee roasting and q-grading, with a deep understanding of flavor profiles and sensory evaluation.
- Proven ability to develop and fine-tune roast profiles for various coffee varieties.
- Strong leadership and training skills, with the ability to inspire a passion for coffee excellence.
- Excellent communication and collaboration skills to work seamlessly with cross-functional teams.
- A passion for innovation and a desire to be at the forefront of coffee technology.
What We Offer
- An unparalleled opportunity to shape the future of coffee roasting technology.
- The chance to work alongside a diverse and dynamic team at the intersection of startup innovation and corporate expertise.
- Competitive salary and benefits package.
- A collaborative and inclusive work environment.
- The satisfaction of being part of a project that will redefine coffee perfection.
How to apply
If you are a coffee aficionado with a passion for innovation and an extensive background in coffee roasting and q-grading, we want to hear from you. Please submit your resume and a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and explaining why you’re the ideal candidate for this role to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mikafi is committed to fostering diversity and creating an inclusive workplace. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences.