Función del empleo: Research & Innovation

Tipo de puesto: Permanent

Tipo de empleo: Full - Time

Localización: Clark, NJ

País: United States

Do you like conducting claims, and clinical testing on makeup? Do you want to balance multiple exciting testing projects simultaneously?


Then L'Oréal Research & Innovation might be exactly the place you have always been looking for!


For more than a hundred years, L’Oréal believes that beauty needs Science. In a world now transformed by digital technology and the emergence of new scientific Domains, we are confident in our ability to turn these opportunities into major innovations, closely linked to the new consumer expectations all over the world. Science & Technology are allowing us to invent safe, trustable, sustainable & responsible beauty products and experiences that will change people’s lives.


L’Oréal R&I has continuously invested upstream in its research with a high level of ambition. Our 3800 L'Oréal R&I people are talented and highly skilled, located in major markets, working in a cooperative way, opened to the world. 


We are seeking a creative Scientist to join our Instrumental and Clinical Claims Teams in Clark, New Jersey. As a key member of the team you’ll work on claims and clinical testing, for makeup products manufactured by L’Oréal USA.

You Will . . .

  • Organize, plan, and effectively execute consumer and clinical testing for makeup products for claims substantiation to support product launch,
  • Work with 3rd party vendors to design, coordinate, and execute appropriate consumer and clinical studies on makeup products to support claims substantiation
  • Collaborate with labs, international colleagues, and evaluation team to determine which test methods are needed;
  • Effectively communicates and presents results to relevant stakeholders
  • Work on expanding knowledge of makeup including executing research studies when needed;
  • Drive projects from inception to completion with quality, timeliness, and professionalism; with excellent attention to detail
  • Prioritize projects workload with supervisor, performs project tracking and scheduling;
  • Conduct internal instrumental testing to support aid to formulation and innovation studies for makeup products as needed

You Have . . .

  • Completed a Bachelor's Degree (required) with 1+ years of related experience (required); preferred areas of study include Consumer Science, Biological, Physical or Material Sciences, Chemistry, Psychology, Chemical Engineering or Bio-Engineering, Bioinformatics or related fields;
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication (written/oral), and organizational skills required;
  • Technical writing skills required;
  • Must be able to work on several complex projects at the same time with flexibility and organization;
  • Knowledge of US/ international cosmetics and OTC regulations a plus;
  • Experience coordinating product testing with outside vendors a plus;
  • Strong statistical background and knowledge a plus
  • Experience with experimental lab work and equipment maintenance and troubleshooting a must;
  • Experience with Instron, Corneometer, FTIR, contact angle, Spectrophotometer, Chromameter, Cutometer, TEWL measurement, 3D modeling/printing, friction and/or tack measurements, shine measurement, clinical photography, and/or Visia a plus;


You Are . . .

  • Proficient in Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook;
  • Must be legally eligible to work in the US on a permanent, ongoing basis, without the need for sponsorship now or in the future.
  • Capable of working in a matrix organization, including strong teamwork skills a must;
  • Must be able to work on several complex projects at the same time with flexibility and organization;


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and take pride in a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, medical condition or disability, or any other legally protected status.


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