At Plantish, we are creating the future of seafood! We are developing a breakthrough technology using additive manufacturing to produce seafood and sustainably feed the world at scale. Our vision is to become the world’s leading seafood brand, and we are looking for wonderful, impact-driven people to join us on this ambitious task.

Founded in March 2021 by serial entrepreneurs and a team of 3D printing, chemistry, and bioengineering PhDs, we have raised a $2M pre-seed round, followed by a $12.45M seed round, from some of the world’s preeminent company builders, including State Of Mind Ventures, Pitango, Unovis, TechAviv, and OurCrowd, and angel investors including Nuseir Yassin from Nas Daily.

Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

Rehovot · Full-time · Management

About The Position

Plantish is looking for a passionate and skillful Chief Technology Officer (CTO) to join us in the creation of plant based fish. 

If you have 8+ years of experience in developing food products from the R&D stage to the production of the product on a large scale and are looking for an impactful workplace that wants to change the world, this job is for you!


  • Working alongside the CEO, VP R&D and VP Tech Innovation to define the product vision and strategy
  • Aligning and providing feedback on the product roadmap, working closely with the product to decide on prioritization, resource allocation, and timelines
  • Leading all aspects of the development lifecycle, including requirements analyses, strategic planning, design/architecture, execution, deployment, and maintenance
  • Advising the R&D team and the technological innovation team
  • Scouting and implementing new technologies within the departments
  • Aligning with the R&D team on scale-up strategy


  • 8+ years of experience as the  CTO / VP R&D / Head of R&D / Team Leader in food technologies for a food company, preferably with a track record of one or more food tech companies
  • Experience and knowledge in different types of technologies used in the food industry
  • An effective leader and team-player who knows how to hire and manage the right talent to scale the engineering team
  • Someone who loves to be hands-on, and not manage from an office
  • B.Sc of Food Technology/Sciences- a must, M.Sc- an advantage
  • At least 10 years of experience in food company
  • Experience in alternative/ plant-based meat company- great advantage

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