Scientist, Skincare

Scientist, Skincare

The Estee Lauder Companies | Melville, NY, 11747, US
Salary Range:$69,000 – $103,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 18 days ago

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**Scientist, Skincare**

**Brand:** Estée Lauder Companies


+ Specifically, this role will make sustained contributions resulting in new or improved formulations and products to support brand growth.

+ Supports senior members of the team by helping drive projects forward in collaboration with Product Development

+ Responsible for the development of calendarized products and modifications of existing skincare products with minimal supervision.

+ Recognizes & shares new approaches/observations that could help drive innovations.

+ Performs assignments with minimal supervision,

+ Ensures the timely completion of product development activities, summarizes data from experiments, & communicates results to discuss next steps with senior team members.

+ Actively develops commercially feasible new skincare products or modifies existing ones.

+ Designs & conducts experiments requiring the selection of equipment & materials for the delivery of the project. Makes constructive contributions to product formulation.

+ Determines stability of the formulation and ensures commercial feasibility.

+ Follows projects from prototype development through manufacturing. Contributes in establishing manufacturing procedures.

+ Assures that all testing to guarantee a marketable final product is on schedule. Precisely measure product characteristics and make timely recordings of the results

+ Establishes standards and submits batch cards to lab management for review.

+ Keeps laboratory management and key project members informed of progress.

+ Identifies technical learnings, issues and solutions for all projects, provides suggestions on all experiments and technicalities.

+ Assists in resolving product or process problems.

+ Stays abreast of developing trends in the Cosmetic field; builds depth of understanding and shares new approaches with the team.

+ Interfaces with all R&D departments, OA, Technical Services, Manufacturing and NY Products Department.


BS Degree in relevant scientific field, Chemistry preferred

2-4 years experience

10% Travel

Knowledge of R&D System RDS preferred

**Job:** Research & Development

**Primary Location:** Americas-US-NY-Melville

**Job Type:** Standard

**Schedule:** Full-time

**Shift:** 1st (Day) Shift

**Travel:** Yes, 10 % of the Time

**Job Number:** 2214410

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