Johnson & Johnson Careers

Scientist, Obesity, Cardiovascular & Metabolism Discovery

Spring House, Pennsylvania

Job Description

Requisition ID: 0951180829

Janssen Research & Development, L.L.C., a division of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies is recruiting for an Scientist, located in Spring House, PA.
At the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, what matters most is helping people live full and healthy lives. We focus on treating, curing and preventing some of the most devastating and complex diseases of our time. And we pursue the most promising science, wherever it might be found.  
Janssen Research & Development, LLC discovers and develops innovative medical solutions to address important unmet medical needs in oncology, immunology, neuroscience, infectious diseases and vaccines, and cardiovascular and metabolic diseases. Please visit for more information.  
We are Janssen. Our mission drives us. Our patients inspire us. We collaborate with the world for the health of everyone in it.
The primary responsibility of the Scientist is to champion new targets/programs, provide scientific and experimental support for research on pathways involved in the regulation of energy balance.

  • PhD with Post-doc experience in Obesity OR a PhD with Post-graduate experience in Obesity is required
  • Expertise in in vivo models of feeding behavior and energy expenditure is required
  • At least 3 years of experience in obesity is required
  • At least 2 years of In vitro/ex-vivo expertise is required
  • At least 2 years experience in central and peripheral mechanisms regulating energy balance is required
  • At least 2 years experience designing and conducting hands-on experiments with the most recent technology is required
  • Experience designing complex experiments
  • Experience originating & developing new project idea and creating impactful impact in the lab 
  • Good publication record
  • Must be comfortable spending a minimum 90% of time spent in the lab

Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Primary Location
United States-Pennsylvania-Spring House
Janssen Research & Development, LLC. (6084)
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