Bayer Research Scientist, Packaging Development in Morristown, NJ, New Jersey
Your tasks and responsibilities
• Manage assigned Packaging Development Projects; • Support identification of packaging Development strategy for assigned NPD projects; • Support, develop and communicate timelines and cost for assigned projects; • Coordinate and assist in the execution of laboratory development activities; • Provide oversight of junior level Packaging Development colleagues to execute experimental plans and batch packaging/manufacturing; • Coordinate external development activities (as required) by providing technical leadership and accountability for delivering timing commitments; • Lead development and/or author of technical documentation to support launch and regulatory approval of projects (i.e. Development Plans, Development Reports and Technical Regulatory Documentation); • Act as technical expert for packaging technology by providing sound technical expertise to Innovation Team, Category Leads, Technical Sub-teams and Category Technical Leads.
Who you are
Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE (Leadership, Integrity, Flexibility, and Efficiency) values. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required for this position: • A Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 6 years of package development experience, a Master’s Degree with a minimum of 4 years of package development experience, or a Ph.D with postdoctoral experience; • Strong track record leading packaging design and innovation activities. Ability to balance innovation, cost and manufacturability of new packages. Team player that builds strong relationships and can manage teams without direct authority; • Working knowledge of solid, semi-solid and liquid packaging structures and equipment; • Experience generating packaging specifications and packaging batch records; • Working knowledge of packaging unit operations and machinery at pilot and commercial scale; • Ability to work independently, leading packaging projects.
Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.
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