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Innovators empowering innovators.

Here at Benson Hill, we’re driving a new movement. A movement to modernize the food system to bring more delicious, nutritious food to the world’s growing population – all while protecting the planet we call home.

What makes this goal possible? Innovative thinkers and doers like you. We’re looking for people who are passionate about plant science, big data analytics and bringing the best out of teams.  Join us to unlock the genetic potential of plants so we can grow crops that are better for people and the planet.

Our Core Values:

Be Bold!
Be Bold!

We redefine boundaries by providing new solutions to difficult problems. Together we are driven to transform the future and will not allow the fear of failure to prevent us from innovating. We voice our opinions, embrace change, and challenge each other to think creatively.

Be Inspired!
Be Inspired!

We have purpose in our work-we are curious, engaged, and have fun. We maintain an active learning mindset and are motivated by diverse people and thoughts. We are energized by all innovators and together we aim to make an impact and contribute to building a better world.

Be Real!
Be Real!

We understand who we are, what we want to achieve, and what it takes to get there. We hold each other accountable through timely, candid, and well-intentioned feedback. Together we engage in honest communication and healthy debate that leads to success through true alignment.

  • "Benson Hill is a great place to learn and grow, giving you a lot of opportunities as well as challenges to increase your knowledge and experience. We work together, encourage each other, and communicate regularly to get things done, and everyone’s hard work is valued."

    – Xiuhua
  • "Benson Hill provides endless opportunity for new learning, improving food and agriculture via multiple scientific avenues. Colleagues are hard-working, dedicated, and so much fun - like family. What a great place to call work in an environment of excitement and purpose!"

    – Marcia
  • "Working at Benson Hill means taking on new challenges and opportunities every day. I joined Benson Hill as a plant biochemist and molecular biologist, and my day-to-day work has expanded to include intellectual property, funding opportunities, and project management."

    – Ben
  • “There is an energy and spirit at Benson Hill that makes it easy to come to work each morning. We are all motivated by our work and being a part of a larger purpose, the future of food and agriculture.”

    – Marissa
  • “One of the most rewarding aspects of working at Benson Hill is seeing my ideas and hard work translate into meaningful progress towards a more sustainable food system. At Benson Hill, I don’t feel like a small cog in a big machine, but a valued member of a team working towards a common goal.”

    – Bob
  • “My favorite part of working at Benson Hill is the people. I love going to work every day with individuals who share the same passion for improving agriculture and are highly motivated to succeed. It is a great environment to be a part of.”

    – Mallory
  • "Benson Hill is continuously achieving milestones on a regular basis. I feel privileged to be working with talented colleagues from different technical backgrounds to tackle global challenges with the potential of transforming our future food system.”

    – Kevin
  • "As a team member at Benson Hill, I am inspired by the ambitious goals the company continues to set, meet, and surpass in crop sciences. It is a privilege to come in each day, working alongside our dedicated and brilliant scientists, to make these goals a reality and to support a more sustainable food supply."

    – Jackie

What’s it like to work here?

Our team comes from a broad range of disciplines and backgrounds. We’re a multinational, multidisciplinary team from fields like genealogy, biology, data analysis, software development and more – all working together to modernize the world’s food system to deliver products that are healthier, tastier and friendlier to the Earth.

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We’re empowering innovators to build the future of food production, and we’d love to have you be a part of it.

What’s your vision for the future?

Let’s build it together. Contact us to learn more about partnering with Benson Hill.