We are #hiring!
If you are looking for a position in an innovative biotechnology company in full growth, solid and that places the employee as the main asset of its value chain … this is your opportunity!

To be part of our R&D and Cosmetic Applications Team, we are looking for a Formulation and Development Scientist to join our team.


Vytrus Biotech develops active ingredients of high added value for the cosmetic market through an innovative and unique process in the field of biotechnology.
Inspired by the properties of plants, we create natural actives based on plant biotechnology, with high efficacy for skincare and haircare and with a biological approach. We have sales in more than 35 countries around the world, being present in Europe, USA, LATAM and Asia through our international network of distributors.
The innovation and sustainability of our products have been recognized by more than 20 international awards of the cosmetic industry. We have been awarded with the World’s Most Innovative active ingredient Award at in-cosmetics Global – the reference fair of the cosmetic sector worldwide – and in others such as in-cosmetics Asia, in-cosmetics Latam and Cosmetorium.
Plants and people are the core of Vytrus. We motivate and get our team involved in the decision-making, place employees at the center of the business and develop and encourage them to be ambassadors of our brand.
Vytrus Biotech is a company committed to sustainability through a transversal ESG project that involves the entire organization to minimize its impact and generate shared value in the different areas where it operates, evolves and grows. The company has developed its sustainability strategy structured along 4 axes related to its value chain: Planet and Environment (Returning to nature what nature gives us), People (the power of a smile), Company (awareness and transparency) and Social (solidarity). Those axes are expressed through the Global Compact Principles, to which Vytrus is linked, and the Sustainable Development Goals proclaimed by the United Nations.
Vytrus Biotech is a listed company in the Spanish stock market (BME Growth) under the listing code VYT.


  • Design and carry out the development of cosmetic active ingredients based in plant cell cultures.
  • Develop new cosmetic formulations for promotion.
  • Participate in the training of other departments within the company: sales, marketing, quality, production, others.
  • Work in partnership with other R&D areas, production, sales, etc.
  • Collaborate and give technical support to elaborate technical documentation of the product.
  • Comply with the protocols of the Quality Assurance System relevant to the department.


  • Experience of 1-2 years in a similar position is desired
  • A degree in pharmacy, biotechnology, chemistry, microbiology, biology, or cosmetic sciences.
  • Knowledge in stability studies and galenic development.
  • Languages: Fluent English and Spanish.
  • Ease to fluently work with multidisciplinary teams.
  • Adaptable, organized, and ability to work autonomously.
  • Good time management skills
  • Responsibility
  • Proactivity
  • Solving – oriented
  • Good communication skills
  • Analytical skills


  • Full-time permanent contract
  • Flexible working hours
  • Full training in our technology.
  • International and solid company, in full growth and expansion.
  • Young, fresh, inclusive, and dynamic work environment.
  • Open to new ideas and where proactivity and new proposals are valued.
  • Benefits: Vytrus Days, personal-work life balance, office (relaxation and health), Vytrus Home, among other cares that you can find on our website.

If you are interested in joining the Vytrus team, send us over your CV to info@vytrus.com mentioning “Formulation and Development Scientist” in the subject line.