Living Proof is seeking a Research Scientist to support Discovery activities for new product development in hair care. The Research Scientist will contribute to the innovation pipeline and be responsible for designing and developing new materials for hair care applications from concept through product launch. The Research Scientist will play a key role in a multidisciplinary team of scientist, and identify materials performance design targets through collaborations with Discovery team scientists, and industry experts to address unmet consumer needs. This position will report to the Director of Research. This is a paid, full time, position based in Cambridge MA.
Key areas of responsibility include:
- Materials design based on target in vivo performance criteria
- Hands-on chemical synthesis, modification and scale-up
- Development and validation of materials synthesis, characterization, and performance evaluation protocols