Scientist, Skin Biology - Skillman, NJ

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Employer
J&J Family of Companies
Location
Skillman, New Jersey, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 19, 2021
Closes
Aug 05, 2021
Ref
2326527716
Discipline
Biology
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Scientist, Skin Biology to be located in Skillman, NJ.
Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. develops and markets consumer healthcare, baby care, and beauty/skin care products that address the needs of consumers and health care professionals and incorporate the latest innovations. The portfolio includes heritage brands JOHNSON'S® Baby, BAND-AID® Brand, LISTERINE®, leading skin care brands such as NEUTROGENA®, AVEENO®, CLEAN & CLEAR®, LUBRIDERM® and healthcare products such as NEOSPORIN®, CORTAID®, REMBRANDT® and REACH®.
The successful candidate will apply their experience in skin biology and related sciences to assigned projects, ensure project design reviews, analyses, data summary and interpretation, and report and manuscript preparation.
Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion. Proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
We are interested in developing solutions for skin conditions, and are taking multiple approaches to understanding the factors that contribute to healthy skin functioning. This role is global and will have opportunities to partner cross functionally.
The Scientist, Skin Biology will:
- Have experience conducting in vitro and ex vivo research in skin biology, using established methodologies and developing new methodologies.
- The successful candidate will apply knowledge in skin biology and related sciences to assigned projects, ensure project design reviews, analyses, data summary and interpretation, and report and manuscript preparation.
- Work internally and externally to identify biological targets and technologies to provide skincare benefits. Will develop in vitro as well as ex vivo models and assays to assess functional effects of technologies in order to predict clinical performance.
- Evaluate cell signaling mechanisms in order to understand mechanisms of action for key technologies. Work closely in a team environment, as well as independently to acquire data, analyze and interpret results.
- Document results in the form of reports, papers and communicate findings to R&D colleagues and management.
- Create documentation (technical reports, posters and presentations, etc.).
- Calibrate and maintain laboratory equipment.
- Review external literature, data sources and intellectual property to stay current and access competitive threats.
- Stay current on GXP requirements and ensure compliance with internal SOPs and laboratory requirements.
- Ability to handle retinoids.
Qualifications
- Bachelor's degree with minimum of 3 years or more of research experience, or Masters' Degree with minimum of 0-2 or more years of research experience, is required in Life Sciences, Biology, Biochemistry, and related fields.
- Industry experience is strongly preferred.
- Demonstrated experience in skin biology or related field is strongly preferred.
- Research experience in molecular and cellular biology including experience with culturing and handling of cells and tissues, in vitro biochemical (e.g. ELISA, enzymatic activity) and molecular (e.g. QPCR) assays is required.
- Working knowledge in transcriptomics, epigenetic and skin biological pathways and techniques are strongly preferred.
- Ability to conduct projects, acquire, analyze, interpret and organize data, write and document research experiments and protocols is required.
- It is required that the candidate be self-motivated, productive and has excellent communication, leadership and scientific problem-solving skills.
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.
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Primary Location
United States-New Jersey-Skillman-199 Grandview Road
Organization
Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. (6101)
Job Function
R&D
Requisition ID
2105946655W

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