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Johnson & Johnson Services, Inc.

R D Research Scientist Biosurgery

Johnson & Johnson Services, Inc. - Somerville, NJ

The Biosurgery platform in The Ethicon Franchise, amember of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting
for an R&D Research Scientist position located in Somerville, New
Jersey. From creating the first sutures, to revolutionizing
surgery with minimally invasive procedures, Ethicon has made significant
contributions to surgery for more than 60 years. Our continuing dedication to
Shape the Future of Surgery is built on our commitment to help address the
world\u2019s most pressing health care issues, and improve and save more lives.
Through Ethicon\u2019s surgical technologies and solutions including sutures,
staplers, energy devices, trocars and hemostats and our commitment to treating
serious medical conditions like obesity and cancer worldwide, we deliver
innovation to make a life-changing impact. Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the
uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion. Proud to be an equal
opportunity employer. The R&D Scientist will
conduct and support R&D efforts in the field of Hemostats and
Sealants. This individual will work with
other R&D scientists and engineers to design and test prototypes in a
regulated medical device product development environment. The R&D Research Scientist will: Conduct
research and development work toward new product development or existing
product improvement, and other life cycle management activitiesContribute
inventions, new design or techniques and explore production processes to solve
technical problems or improve existing products or processesContributing member of multidisciplinary project
teams in the design, development, and manufacturing of hemostats, sealants, adhesion
prevention materials and other biosurgical applicationsContributing member of project teams in the
development and manufacturing of the medical devicesProvide technical support to manufacturing and
marketingSupport project teams on selecting materials for
medical device designInteract with customers to understand the unmet
needsInteract with outside vendors, consultants and
academiaConduct experiments and perform laboratory
procedures to support prototype and\/or process development, and prototype\/product
characterizationRecord data and observations in laboratory
notebooks in GxP compliance mannerAnalyze experimental data, interpret results,
prepare technical reports and present results to project teams and managementMaintain laboratory equipment, reagents and
suppliesMust comply with safety and GLP guidelines
including maintaining up-to-date training, following SOPs, maintaining
equipment, and proper documentation of lab notebooks and logbooks Qualifications Bachelor\u2019s in Chemical Engineering, Polymer Science,
Bio-medical Engineering, or related field with at least 5 years of previous industry experience OR Master\u2019s in Chemical Engineering,
Polymer Science, Bio-medical Engineering, or related field with at least 3 years of previous industry experience OR a PhD in Chemical Engineering, Polymer Science, Bio-medical
Engineering, or related field with at
least 1 year of previous industry experience is requiredExperience in one of the following areas: biomaterial
design or characterization or product process exploration is requiredMedical device design is preferredKnowledgeable in running studies by using analytical, biochemical
and mechanical performance evaluation methods is requiredProficient in use and application of commonly used
software including word processing, spreadsheet, statistical, graphics, and
database software is requiredExperience with statistical software for study design and
data analysis such as Minitab, SAS, SAS
JMP, SPSS is requiredKnowledge of medical devices regulations is preferredAbility to
incorporate manufacturability into the new product development is preferredKnowledge of
Design\/Process Excellence is preferred Ability to
work in a team-oriented environment that embraces accountability, change, risk,
and flexibility is requiredDemonstrated ability to work independently and within a
team is required

10 days 1 hour ago

Johnson & Johnson Services, Inc.


R D Research Scientist Biosurgery Johnson & Johnson Services, Inc. - Somerville, NJ, United States


Location: Somerville, NJ

Company Profile:
Caring for the world, one person at a time... inspires and unites the people of Johnson & Johnson. We embrace research and science - bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world. Johnson & Johnson was founded more than 120 years ago. Since then, we’ve brought the world new ideas and products that have transformed human health and well-being.