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Quality Engineer for biotech company

DSM Glycom in Esbjerg is the world’s leading manufacturer and supplier of Human Milk Oligosaccharides (HMO). HMO are complex carbohydrates that exist naturally in mother’s milk, but DSM Glycom succeeded to produce HMO commercially for the first time. DSM Glycom is a dynamic and innovative biotech company who develops and makes scientific and clinic research at their research department in Hørsholm. Glycom became in spring 2020 part of the leading global ingredient group DSM, who deliver solutions and ingredients for food and healthy products all over the world.


The factory in Esbjerg is certified and works to the very highest standards in safety and food safety both with the highest priority. The production is of course subject to the strictest requirements for infant nutrition.


DSM Glycom starts a new project and for a newly created position, we are looking for a Quality Engineer to their quality team. Together with your three colleagues in the quality department and with reference to the QA Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring a high level of hygiene, food safety and quality in close collaboration with the rest of the company.


Key tasks


Focus areas for the job will be:


  • Certifications (ISO 9001 FSSC 22000)
  • Audits with customers and suppliers
  • Compliance with product legislation and other legislations
  • Development and maintenance of the quality management system




  • At least 5-10 years of experience from a similar position in the food industry
  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in for instance food or chemical engineering
  • Strong and effective written, verbal and presentation skills in English
  • Experienced user of MS-Office and knowledge of SAP


You are an experienced person, with very good communication, persuasion, and negotiation skills. You collaborate across all functions and can effectively operate in virtual teams across the region and globe. You have business awareness, are analytic and can meet deadlines, take initiative and ownership of timely and high-quality execution of your assignments.


We offer


  • A motivating and professional work environment
  • That you become part of a successful team, locally and globally
  • A full-time position and salary according to your qualifications


What you can expect from us


You will meet a dynamic and open workplace with great opportunities for development – professionally and personally. We are a company with strong values, and we appreciate that you are credible, responsible and participate in creating value for the company and your colleagues.


Further information / application


For further information about the position, please contact Kim Frandsen at Skelmose by phone +45 60 14 80 43.


You can apply for the position as Quality Engineer here.


The applications are processed on an ongoing basis.


About DSM Glycom


You can read more about the company here:


DSM – Bright Science. Brighter Living.™

Royal DSM is a global, purpose-led, science-based company active in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living. DSM’s purpose is to create brighter lives for all. DSM addresses with its products and solutions some of the world’s biggest challenges while simultaneously creating economic, environmental and societal value for all its stakeholders – customers, employees, shareholders, and society at large. DSM delivers innovative solutions for human nutrition, animal nutrition, personal care and aroma, medical devices, green products and applications, and new mobility and connectivity. DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sales of about €10 billion with approximately 23,000 employees. The company was founded in 1902 and is listed on Euronext Amsterdam.




Quality Engineer


DSM Glycom







Kim Frandsen

Partner og rådgiver

Tlf. +45 60 14 80 43