Clinical Science Postdoctoral Fellow
- Johnson & Johnson
- Location: Jacksonville, FL
- Job Number: 7099121
- Posting Date: May 2, 2022
Job DescriptionAt Johnson & Johnson, we use technology and the power of teamwork to discover new ways to prevent and overcome the world's the most significant healthcare challenges. Our Corporate, Consumer Health, Medical Devices, and Pharmaceutical teams leverage data, real-world insights, and creative minds to make life-changing healthcare products and medicines. We're disrupting outdated healthcare ecosystems and infusing them with transformative ideas to help people thrive throughout every stage of their lives. With a reach of more than a billion people every day, there's no limit to the impact you can make here. Are you ready to reimagine healthcare?
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Johnson & Johnson Vision, a member of the Johnson & Johnson family of companies, is recruiting for a Clinical Science Postdoctoral Fellow, located in Jacksonville, FL.
Johnson & Johnson Vision is committed to improving and restoring sight for patients worldwide. Since debuting the world's first disposable soft contact lens in 1987, it has been helping patients see better through their world-leading ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses. In 2017, J&J expanded into cataract surgery, laser refractive surgery (LASIK) and consumer eye health and now serves more than 60 million patients a day across 103 countries with its eye health portfolio. Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion. Proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
As the clinical science post-doctoral researcher, you will:
Design, conduct, and interpret clinical research studies in support of new product introduction.
Contribute in the origination or direction of experiments through the development of methodologies.
Review, analyze, and interpret data, and draw conclusions which lead to planning further research.
Summarize and interpret clinical study data in technical reports.
Communicate clinical study results and conclusions to cross-function teams using appropriate interpretation and understanding of clinical outcomes related to product performance.
Keep ahead of changing and emerging industry, business, and technical trends and competitive product offerings to influence R&D to improve products, processes, and services.
Seek out and establish relationships with new and existing external subject matter experts to develop solutions to project problems and clinical research approaches including development of new test methods.
Be recognized as a subject matter expert on contact lens and clinical research in JJVC.
Adhere to environmental policy, procedures, and supports department environmental objectives.
Engage in Credo-based decision-making.
Provide input to and implement clinical strategies in support of new product development, including trial concepts, design, execution, data analysis and interpretation, as well as clinical study reporting, in collaboration with Clinical Operations.
Partner with R&D personnel global marketing, marketing research and regional partners to complete development projects that meet the needs of all partners.
Support activities related to safety aspects of clinical new product development including clinical risk assessments, in conjunction with franchise Medical Safety Officer.
Build and sustain a learning environment to develop and share standard methodologies throughout the organization.
Performs other work-related duties as assigned by management.
This position is located in Jacksonville, FL, and may require approximately 15% travel, both domestic and international.
Doctoral Degree - Optometry, PhD in Vision Sciences, or MD with specialty in Ophthalmology is required.
At least 3 years post-undergraduate working experience in either clinical research of contact lens products, or vision science, or basic science research, or patient care experience is required.
Comprehensive understanding of clinical research science and processes is required.
Strong organizational, analytical, communication and interpersonal skills are required.
Ability to interpret and communicate technical and scientific data to clinical and non-clinical audiences is required
Post-graduate degree or residency in cornea and contact lenses is preferred.
Academic and/or industrial clinical trial experience is strongly preferred.
Ability to collaborate and develop effective partnerships with key business partners and customers.
Proficient with Microsoft Office, Word, Excel (including a high proficiency with generating pivot tables and graphs), Power Point, and GraphPad Prism and have strong oral and written communication skills. Additional technical competencies in SharePoint and other information technology systems are highly desirable, as is experienced with PubMed databases and other literature databases.
Ability to work individually (independently) as well as on a team is required.
Demonstrated leadership is desired.
Participation in campus/community service activities is desired.
Candidates must be meticulous, highly organized, and able to balance multiple tasks
At Johnson & Johnson, we're on a mission to change the trajectory of health for humanity. That starts by creating the world's healthiest workforce. Through cutting-edge programs and policies, we empower the physical, mental, emotional and financial health of our employees and the ones they love. As such, candidates offered employment must show proof of COVID-19 vaccination or secure an approved accommodation prior to the commencement of employment to support the well-being of our employees, their families and the communities in which we live and work.
Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
For more information on how we support the whole health of our employees throughout their wellness, career and life journey, please visit www.careers.jnj.com.