Lead Dietitian

This is a full time role based in San Francisco.

To apply, email your resume, LinkedIn, and other relevant information to jobs@peppersf.com.

About Pepper

Pepper is building a suite of nutrition APIs that help health, food, insurance, and technology companies build better user experiences and make smarter business decisions. We are backed by world class investors including Y Combinator.

In this role, you will:

  • Lead our efforts in building the world’s most comprehensive nutrition database. This includes indexing macros, micros and many more attributes for common foods, consumer packaged goods, and restaurants.
  • Manage a small team of dieticians, nutritionists, and others that will assist you in collecting, cleaning, and reviewing nutrition data.
  • Work closely with our engineering team to refine our database, and to gather and predict nutrition data at scale.
  • Work on ad hoc projects.

About you

  • Are a Registered Dietician or Registered Dietitian Nutritionist with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience or an exceptional track record of demonstrating success. If the latter, then please include details in your application.
  • Extremely knowledgeable on nutrition values for common foods, along with a strong understanding how different cooking and growing methods affect said nutrition values.
  • Familiarity with nutrition databases such as the USDA’s Food Composition Databases.
  • Comfortable working with large amounts of data, especially in Microsoft Excel.
  • Bonus points if you have worked in the restaurant, grocery, or technology industry!