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Research Scientist (f/m/x)

Vivere GmbH • Hamburg


For our fast-growing team of more than 100 international consumer talents, we are looking for a Research Scientist (f/m/x) for our Hamburg HQ.


  • End-to-End New Product Development: Formulate innovative products across multiple categories such as skin & haircare, pet care, home and garden to solve consumer needs and support the creation of distinctive brands from the ground up.

  • Consumer & Sensory Insight: Plan, execute, and evaluate blind studies and performance assessments to ensure product excellence.

  • Analyze the outcomes of your developments and continuously improve processes and formulations to enhance product effectiveness and establish Vivere as a leading consumer product manufacturer.

  • Stay at the forefront of market trends in beauty, pet care, wellness, and gardening sectors through continuous market assessment.

  • Extend scientific and technical support throughout the value chain, encompassing compliance, procurement, scaling, and marketing.

  • Serve as a bridge between external stakeholders and internal product development teams.

  • Exhibit an entrepreneurial mindset to streamline workflows through enhanced efficiency and automation.

  • Manage multiple projects effectively, exhibiting independent work capability while prioritizing tasks.


  • Strong academic record in chemistry, cosmetic sciences, life sciences, engineering, or related fields.

  • High interest to excel in broad formulation spectrum across multiple categories and enjoy curating new products. 

  • A minimum of 2-3 years of hands-on formulation experience, preferably in FMCG industry, home & hygiene, petcare, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals or OTC product development.

  • Advanced grasp of scientific principles in biology/microbiology and chemistry, with a solid comprehension of their application in manufacturing processes.

  • Proficiency in utilizing and operating a diverse range of laboratory equipment and analytical devices.

  • Familiarity with R&D cross-functional tasks  such as QRegulatory, Quality Control,  and Materials Management, along with the being a team player to collaborate with cross-functional teams 

  • Demonstrated eagerness to rapidly acquire new knowledge and progress within the role, actively taking on responsibilities from the outset.

  • Evident contribution to laboratory operations through meticulous daily work, consistently striving for excellence.

  • Fluent communication skills in English, both written and verbal.


  • Assume significant responsibilities right from your first day in a dynamic and rapidly evolving consumer start-up environment.

  • Inclusive onboarding within R&D through all aspects of innovation development. 

  • Witness the full lifecycle of your own products, from launch to rapid growth and success.

  • Collaborate closely with professionals spanning the entire value chain, from design to production.

  • Gain exposure to diverse consumer categories, markets, and geographical regions.

  • Become part of a truly global and multicultural team, in an inclusive work environment.

  • Enjoy the convenience of a free HVV ProfiTicket, granting unlimited access to public transportation across Hamburg and currently Germany (D-Ticket)..

  • Access fitness and well-being with a complimentary Urban Sports Club membership, featuring a range of exercise sessions throughout Hamburg.

  • Work within a spacious office space, which houses our dedicated research lab and production facility.

  • Participate in our regular team festivities and events on our vast rooftop terrace.


Are you a visionary Research Scientist with a passion for pioneering products that redefine industry standards? If you're ready to unleash your creative potential, we invite you to join our team at Vivere. As a Research Scientist, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of our product portfolio. Your ability to think outside the box, drive innovation, and contribute to our growth will be key to our success.

Perfect! We look forward to receiving your application!

  • Vollzeit


2018 mit dem Anspruch gegründet, die Konsumgüterindustrie zu revolutionieren. Wir bauen gute Produkte und Marken, die die Menschheit braucht, datenbasiert und in Rekordzeit. Mehr als 10 Marken und 300 Produkte haben wir bereits in 16 Märkten eingeführt, für Lifestyle, Beauty, Wellness, Haustier- und Gartenpflege. VIVERE arbeitet komplett vertikal – mit 100 Mitarbeitenden und internen Teams für Forschung und Entwicklung, für Lieferketten und Produktion, für Marketing, Design und digitalen Vertrieb. Wir verkaufen über Amazon, unseren eigenen E-Commerce und Drittanbieter. VIVERE dient auch als End-to-End-Inkubator für bekannte Künstler und Influencer, die eigene Marken aufbauen möchten.



founded in 2018 with the vision to disrupt the consumer goods industry. We build products and brands people need, data-driven and in record-breaking time. We have launched more than 10 brands and 300 products in 16 markets across several categories including lifestyle, beauty, wellness, pet, and garden care. VIVERE operates a vertically integrated setup with 100 employees and in-house teams for research and development, marketing, design, production, supply chain, and digital sales functions. We sell through Amazon, our own e-commerce, and 3rd-party retailers. VIVERE also serves as an end-to-end incubator for well-known artists and influencers who want to build their own brands.


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