Research Scientist Packaging Development Sun/Foot Care:
Bayer AG

Bayer AG
Morristown New
Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change. 


Research Scientist Packaging Development Sun/Foot Care 




The primary responsibilities of this role, Research Scientist Packaging Development Sun/Foot Care, are to: 


  • Manage Packaging Development Projects;
  • Support identification of packaging Development strategy for assigned New Product Development (NPD) projects;
  • Support, develop and communicate timelines and cost for assigned projects;
  • Clearly identify and escalate project risks to Technical Sub-Team and Core Project Team;
  • Coordinate and execute laboratory development activities;
  • Provide oversight of junior level Packaging Development colleagues to execute experimental plans and batch manufacturing;
  • Coordinate external development activities (as required) by providing technical leadership and accountability for delivering timing commitments;
  • Present sub-team recommendations, conclusions, and challenges to Technical Leads;
  • 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;
  • Coordinate the incorporation of Packaging Development feedback into Stage Gate Documents;
  • Propose strategic research initiatives and plan new packaging roadmaps that positively impact Bayer Consumer Health’s (BCH) NPD portfolio;
  • Create and develop novel packaging and technology concepts and solutions based on knowledge/experience of equipment technology, packaging materials and Bayer manufacturing capabilities for new and/or cost saving projects in manufacturing;
  • Develop and maintain network of internal and external partners and establish key collaborations that positively impact business growth.




Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:


  • A Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 6 years of package development experience OR 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. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.


Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.   
Location:United States : New Jersey : Morristown    
Division:Consumer Health   
Reference Code:10267   
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