Johnson & Johnson Careers


Jacksonville, Florida

Job Description

Requisition ID: 6094171205

Job Description

Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, is a worldwide company with operations in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia-Pacific and Europe/Middle East/Africa regions.  Research, innovation and new-product development are the focus of our organization. Since we introduced soft disposable contact lenses in 1988, no other manufacturer has matched the aggressive expansion of our wide-ranging ACUVUE® family of products.  Our associates around the world are committed to expanding the ACUVUE® brand, and fortifying our position as the worldwide leader in the contact lens industry.


Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a post-doctoral fellow for Light management platform, Research & Development (R&D) located in Jacksonville, Florida.


Main Duties and Responsibilities:


R&D Global Light Management Platform

  • Collaborate with other scientists and engineers to advance knowledge in the in the areas of the psychophysics and biology of human vision. 
  • Interface with third party suppliers and an interdisciplinary technical team
  • Projects will cover psychophysics experiments in relationship to spectral filtering, color vision, biology of ocular senescence and benchtop optical prototyping.
  • Design of experiments; data acquisition, analysis, and interpretation; conducting literature and patent searches; organization and assimilation of literature search results;
  • Presentation at conference and in peer-reviewed scientific journals is encouraged.
  • Develop patent protected science-based innovations to enhance visual performance  

  • A PhD in optometry and vision science or biomedical engineering with demonstrated ability to conduct psychophysical research is required.
  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States and not require sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g. H1-B status) now or in the future.
  • OD or MD with experience in eye health preferred
  • Availability to work full-time (40 hours/week) for the two-year post-doctoral period. 
  • A minimum G.P.A. of 3.0 is required. 
  • Demonstrated leadership and/or significant participation in the scientific community is required.
  • Position requires knowledge in color vision, ocular senescence and benchtop optical and psychophysical prototyping.

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Primary Location
United States-Florida-Jacksonville-
Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc. (6094)
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