Johnson & Johnson Careers


Jacksonville, Florida

Job Description

Requisition ID: 6096171205

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.  The recently acquisitions of AMO and TearScience have enhanced our position as the worldwide leader in the contact lens industry and in Consumer Eye Health.


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

Main Duties and Responsibilities:
R&D Global Consumer Eye Health Platform
  • Collaborate with other scientists and engineers to advance knowledge in the areas of the physiology/biology of the eye & eye diseases. 
  • Conduct independent research and develop new technologies for contact lens care solutions and for ophthalmic drug development
  • Design of experiments: data acquisition, analysis, and interpretation; conducting literature and patent searches; organization and assimilation of literature search results
  • Interface with key opinion leaders (KOL) and with cross functional business partners
  • Presentation at conference and in peer-reviewed scientific journals is encouraged

  • A PhD in biochemistry or biomedical engineering is required. Experience in drug development or ophthalmic research preferred.
  • Availability to work full-time (40 hours/week) for the two-year post-doctoral period. 
  • 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. 
  • Demonstrated leadership is preferred.
  • Candidates must be detail-oriented, highly organized and able to manage multiple tasks.
  • Candidates must have the ability to work individually (independently) as well as on a team.
  • Candidates need to be proficient with Microsoft Office, Word, Excel and Power Point, and have strong oral and written communication skills. 

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