Careers at Impossible Foods
(Our Company Mission)
To Save Meat. And Earth.
Impossible Foods began in 2011 with an ambitious goal: to drastically reduce humanity's destructive impact on the global environment by completely replacing the use of animals as a food production technology. We intend to accomplish this mission within two decades by creating the world's most delicious, nutritious, affordable, and sustainable meat, fish, and dairy foods from plants. Will you join us?
Time Flies When You're Saving The World
Impossible Foods is founded by Dr. Patrick O. Brown.
Bareburger becomes first burger chain to carry Impossible Burger.
Impossible Foods begins production at first large-scale manufacturing facility in Oakland, California.
U.S. colleges and universities begin serving Impossible Burgers at on-campus dining halls.
Announces partnership with DOT Foods, the largest food redistributor in America.
Impossible Burger served at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
Company launches food bank program to support those affected by food insecurity.
Oakland Alameda Coliseum, home of the Oakland A’s, becomes the first stadium to offer Impossible Burger.
Impossible Burger reaches 1,000 restaurant milestone.
Impossible Foods expands internationally for the first time ever, serving Impossible Burger in Hong Kong.
Impossible Burger receives its OU kosher certification, making way for the first kosher cheeseburger.
Company launches its first official Summer Internship Program.
Launches its flagship product at restaurants in Macau.
Impossible Foods receives award from the UN for Champions of the Earth, Science and Innovation.
Impossible Burger receives halal certification from IFANCA.
Impossible Foods recognized as one of TIME’s 50 Genius Companies 2018.
Launches first major product upgrade, dubbed “Impossible Burger 2.0,” at some of America’s top restaurants.
Impossible Burger sweeps the top prizes at Consumer Electronic Show (CES) in Las Vegas.
Impossible Foods debuts at award-winning restaurants in Singapore.
Raises $300M in Series E alongside high-profile investors such as Katy Perry, JAY-Z, Trevor Noah, Serena WIlliams and Zedd.
Announces partnership with co-manufacturer, OSI Group, one of the world’s largest food producers.
Impossible Burger makes its global grocery store debut at Gelson’s Markets in Southern California.
Impossible Burger 2.0 named one of TIME’s Best Inventions of 2019.
Named Fast Company’s Most Innovative Company of the year.
Company wins 2019 United Nations Global Climate Action Award.
First look at Impossible Pork Made From Plants and Impossible Sausage Made From Plants offered at Consumer Electronic Show (CES) 2020.
Company reduces costs of Impossible Burger for the first time by an average of 15%.
Company accelerates its rollout in grocery stores, launching in nearly 800 Albertsons, Jewel-Osco, Pavilions, Safeway and Vons stores.
Impossible Burger rolls out at over 1,700 grocery stores owned The Kroger Co.
Launches direct-to-consumer e-commerce site for larger, family-sized product bundles.
Impossible Sausage is officially available to order for restaurants, landing on menu at 30 of America’s top diners according to Yelp.
Impossible Foods partners with Colin Kaepernick’s Know Your Rights Camp to support food security and social justice.
Product debuts on shelves at over 2,000 Walmart stores.
Impossible Foods expands internationally, launching Impossible Burger in Canada.
Inclusion, Diversity & Equity
Our mission is to create a diverse and inclusive team and community of partners who help each other thrive. Learn more about our dynamic group of resilient, positive, and collaborative individuals from all backgrounds and fields, who share a deep commitment to making a difference in the world.
What We're About
We want to achieve our mission while creating a new company ethos -- one where kindness, responsibility and curiosity reign.
WHAT WE OFFER
Transforming the global food system is hard work, so we support our employees with health, wellness, financial security, and many other programs to make sure we lead balanced lives outside of work.
We offer 4 weeks paid time off, 10 paid holidays, so you’ll be able to take the time you need to relax and recharge.
To keep your body and mind healthy, we offer employer-paid premium medical coverage, emotional support resources. Our Redwood City headquarters features access to a fitness center, and lots of plant-based snacks, including daily catered lunch.
To help you feel financially supported, no matter what the future holds, we offer 401k plans, life insurance, and disability insurance.
We offer meaningful ownership in our company so all employees can share in Impossible Foods’ success.
Be part of our mission to positively impact people and the planet by making delicious, nutritious meat from plants. No matter which team you join, you'll be surrounded by bright colleagues who will support you, encourage you, and help you grow.
To enable continuous growth personally and professionally, we offer a mentoring program, LinkedIn Learning, leadership development, Employee Resource Groups (ERGs), and internal mobility.