Fonction professionnelle: Research & Innovation
Type de poste: Permanent
Type de contrat: Full - Time
Site: ILE DE FRANCE (except Paris)
For more than a century, L’Oréal has devoted itself solely to one business: beauty. It is a business rich in meaning, as it enables all individuals to express their personalities, gain self-confidence and open up to others. From make-up to hair color, from hair care to skincare and fragrances, our products magnify, beautify, soothe, moisturize, strengthen, rejuvenate... Regardless of a person’s age, origin or personality, above all and before all, they enable her or him to care for what is certainly most precious to each man and each woman – and most fragile: the face, the skin, the body… in a word: caring for oneself.
Our research budget reached €794 million in 2015, which represents 3.1% of turnover.
In the last 10 years, our Research budget has increased more rapidly than the Group's sales.
More than 490 patents were registered in 2015. Our workforce consists of 3800 employees, representing about sixty nationalities and thirty different scientific backgrounds (chemistry, physics, biology, dermatology, optics, rheology, IT, statistics, analysis, etc.)
We are seeking for a color research engineer to work in the exciting field of color science in the cosmetic area. This person will join the Color Intelligence team and work cross functionally with the makeup labs, hair color lab, evaluation team, digital incubator, etc. He or she will be leading various color projects in the areas of cosmetic pigment/raw materials color analysis, color measurement techniques, correlation between measurement data and perceptions, consumer color preferences with the consideration of color appearance effects, color management, etc.