Функция: Отдел исследований

Тип занятости: Полный рабочий день

Место расположения: New Jersey - Clark

Страна: USA

Founded by a chemist in 1909, L’Oréal leads the world of beauty with 32 global renowned brands such as Maybelline, Lancôme, Ralph Lauren, Matrix, Redken, Skinceuticals, Essie, Kiehl’s, YSL, and Clairsonic. With $794 million (Euros) invested in Research in 2015 and present in 130 countries, over 497 registered patents in 2015, 23 research centers, 16 product performance centers, 130 molecules discovered, L’Oréal is an innovation and financial powerhouse. To continue to reach even greater heights, we are looking for exceptional Scientists to join us. Our Research and Innovation team pushes the boundaries of science to invent and perfect innovative, high performance cosmetic products to meet the diverse needs of men and women all over the world.


  1. Introduce, develop and deliver innovative technologies for hair care with clear consumer perceivable benefits in a team-oriented environment. Work closely with the raw material suppliers to accelerate innovation. Interact with various groups within R&I, both domestic and international, for new technology development, proof of concept testing, and smooth transition of the technology to Applied Research labs.


    • Propose and demonstrate new technology concepts for hair care benefits
    • Develop, manage and execute efficient project plans
    • Communicate (written and oral) research findings
    • Stay current on research in industry and general scientific fields by reading Journals and attending conferences
    • Works on expanding hair knowledge, with particular focus on ethnic hair
    • Keep up to date on grooming habits and concerns of consumers of diverse backgrounds
    • Work closely with national and international teams to ensure a smooth transition of technologies
    • Maintain working knowledge of relevant competitor’s patents
    • Work closely with safety, patent, and raw materials departments to ensure the feasibility of technologies
    • Supervise temporary and permanent employee(s)


  • Ph.D. in material biophysics, bioengineering, biomaterials, biopolymers or similar field
  • Industrial experience (≥ 3 years) in developing hair care technologies is a must
  • Experience in materials modification and mechanical characterization (Instron, Diastron, DMA and Differential Scanning Calorimetry) is highly desirable
  • Ability to collaborate and manage projects with multidisciplinary and multifunctional teams worldwide
  • Experience transforming ideas/concepts into practical innovations
  • Independent critical thinker, problem solver that can thrive in a corporate research environment as well as mentor the team
  • Advanced level of communication skills – written and oral
  • Foreign language skills in French a plus.
  • Must be legally eligible to work in the US on a long-term basis.

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.


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.