Lab Technologist Job at Licious

Licious is e-commerce  meat selling company hiring for Lab Technologist at Gurgaon. Candidates having Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Microbiology can apply for this job.

Post Name : Lab Technologist

Company Name : Licious

Location : Gurgaon, Haryana

Experience Required : 1 Year

Company Information 

Licious is an Indian e-commerce company that sells fresh meat, seafood, ready-to-cook and ready-to-eat products. It is headquartered in Bangalore and was founded in 2015 by Vivek Gupta and Abhay Hanjura.

Licious operates on a direct-to-consumer (D2C) model, meaning it procures, processes, and delivers meat and seafood directly to customers’ homes. The company has a network of cold chain facilities and delivery trucks to ensure that its products are delivered fresh.

Licious offers a wide variety of meat and seafood products, including chicken, fish, mutton, prawns, and crabs. The company also offers ready-to-cook and ready-to-eat products, such as marinated meats, sausages, and kebabs.

Licious has been growing rapidly in recent years. In 2021, it became India’s 29th unicorn startup, with a valuation of over $1 billion. The company has raised over $300 million in funding from investors such as Sequoia Capital, Temasek, and Tiger Global.

Roles and responsibilities 

  1. Develop external sampling plans ensuring compliance with industry standards and regulations.

  2. Conduct routine analyses of raw materials and finished products to maintain quality standards.

  3. Perform routine analysis of water, air, and swabs as part of the Environment Monitoring Microbiology Program.

  4. Manage lab inventory, ensuring adequate stock levels for testing materials and reagents.

  5. Conduct shelf life analyses and analyze samples related to New Product Development (NPD).

  6. Participate in the validation and verification of Critical Control Points (CCP) and Operational Prerequisite Programs (OPRP).

  7. Collaborate with the Food Safety Management System (FSMS) team to ensure adherence to food safety standards and protocols.

  8. Develop internal sampling plans for microbiology, addressing potential risks and ensuring the integrity of the testing process.

  9. Lead the validation and risk assessment process for new SKU introductions.

  10. Provide support for the chemical analysis program, including method development and troubleshooting.


  1. Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Microbiology.

  2. Proven experience in quality control and laboratory operations.

  3. Knowledge of microbiological testing, environmental monitoring, and food safety standards.

  4. Strong organizational skills for lab inventory management.

  5. The ability to collaborate effectively within a team and contribute to the FSMS initiatives.


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This job is posted on Jan 08, 2024. Click here to apply on official website.


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