Johnson & Johnson Careers

Scientist II, Specialty Beauty

Princeton, New Jersey

Job Description

Requisition ID: 7476180719

NeoStrata Company, Inc., a member of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Scientist II, Specialty Beauty, located in Princeton, NJ. 

NeoStrata Company, Inc., a global leader in Specialty Beauty with professionally-endorsed brands including NeoStrata®, Exuviance® and CoverBlend® develops and markets innovative antiaging skincare products incorporating the Company’s propriety ingredient technologies including patented bionic acids, Aminofil®, and N-acetyl glucosamine.

You will support new product development of global projects for Specialty Beauty Brands. You will perform all formulation tasks and will work with cross-functional teams to launch a product. Responsibilities and primary duties include formulation prototype development and batching. 

You will:
• Formulate products by incorporating Marketing and R&D feedback.
• Perform all formulation tasks including batching, stabilities, raw material qualification
• Support documentation of the project including specifications, manufacturing procedures and compiling required documents for launch
• Submit products for clinical testing, safety and micro testing and help to determine the testing plan
• Troubleshoot formulation issues and provide product development support for scale-up
• Collaborate with cross functional teams (Packaging, Tech Transfer, Marketing, Project Manager, Claims) to ensure all project deliverables are met and on-time.
• Conduct competitive product analysis and trend analysis
• Support external manufacturing opportunities and direct formulation work where appropriate
• Interact with suppliers to bring in new technologies and begin building a technical expertise in dermo-cosmetic and prestige products
• Maintain lab equipment, good documentation practices, work in internal systems and databases

Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion. Proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

• Minimum of a BS Degree with 3 years of experience OR a MS Degree with 0-2 years of experience required. Degree in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Pharmacy or cosmetic field preferred. 
• Minimum 1 year of formulations experience required; preferably in skin care, hair care, cosmetics or sunscreen. 
• Experience launching products preferred.
• Strong time management and interpersonal skills required.
• Ability to multitask required. 
• Ability to work in Princeton, NJ is required. 

Primary Location
United States-New Jersey-Princeton
NeoStrata Company, Inc (6231)
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