IsraelFull time

Who we are:

TIPA® is a fast growing, international start-up, based in Hod Hasharon, developing and manufacturing flexible compostable packaging. Our vision is for flexible plastic packaging to have the same end-of-life as the organic waste cycle, while also offering consumers and brands the durability and shelf life they have come to expect from ordinary plastics.


About the role:

  • We are looking for an R&D Director to join the TIPA® Technology Unit, in order to take part in leading a small team of research-engineers in the ongoing scientific research tasks, both in monitoring the project management of the unit’s tasks-pool and in serving as the VP of Technology’s right hand while he is abroad. Another task is line-manufacturing follow-up (including travelling abroad).


The role is a full-time role, with extra hours & some oversea travel; TIPA® HQ are based in Hod-Hasharon.


We aim for a candidate with:

  • Former experience of 2-4 years in team management, preferably in start-ups
  • Former experience in technology project management tasks
  • Former experience working in start-ups
  • High level of English (reading, writing and formal speech)
  • High level of independence at work
  • Hands-on abilities; agility & readiness to work in an intense, fast-growing start-up!


Required Skills:


  • Mandatory:


    • PhD or MA in Plastic Engineering/Chemical Engineering/Chemistry or any other relevant scientific academic field
    • Proven ability working in the field of polymers 
  • Former knowledge in films – within the flexible packaging industry – an advantage
  • Former experience with process control and statistical analysis – an advantage
  • Knowledge with DOE- an advantage



Please forward your CV to:

The role refers to both male & female applicants