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The Estee Lauder Companies Senior Scientist in Markham, Ontario

Senior Scientist

Brand: Estée Lauder Companies



Our Brands: The Estée Lauder Companies

Inc. is one of the world’s leading manufacturers and marketers of quality skin

care, makeup, fragrance and hair care products. The company’s products are sold

in approximately 150 countries and territories under brand names including:

Estée Lauder, Aramis, Clinique, Prescriptives, Lab Series, Origins, Tommy

Hilfiger, MAC, Kiton, La Mer, Bobbi Brown, Donna Karan New York, DKNY, Aveda,

Jo Malone London, Bumble and bumble, Michael Kors, Darphin, Tom Ford, Smashbox,

Ermenegildo Zegna, AERIN, Tory Burch, RODIN olio lusso, Le Labo, Editions de

Parfums Frédéric Malle, GLAMGLOW, By Kilian, BECCA, and Too Faced. For fiscal

2019, net sales were $14.86 billion and operating income was $2.31 billion. ( )

Our Heritage: Since Estée Lauder founded our Company in 1946 with four cosmetics products and unlimited dreams, we have grown virtually every year on the key principles she established: creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship. The Estée Lauder Companies are committed to building world-class brands by developing talented people. We champion a professional organization that emphasizes excellences at every level. Our people are our greatest asset and the success of our company is the result of the talent, passion, and vision of our creative and highly dedicated employees, who set a global standard for innovation, service and quality. The Canadian Supply Chain and Canadian Innovation Centre is at the core of that innovative spirit. ( )

Our Culture & Values: Our culture is often described as a rare mix of family values with a high-performing public company with a mission of “Bringing the best to everyone we touch and being the best in everything we do. This unique mix translates into a caring, collaborative and compassionate workplace that is also demanding – with a competitive spirit that is a powerful source of motivation. Above all else, there is a focus on long-term, sustainable growth which engenders loyalty and commitment from internal and external stakeholders. We are a values-driven organization. Our actions are rooted in the Lauder Family values of respect for the individual, uncompromising ethics and integrity, generosity of spirit and fearless persistence. Building on these core values we also abide by the following principles:

To learn more about our unique corporate culture in Canada, please visit LinkedIn .


Help support the development of new formulations as well as maintain current products within established timelines. Learn all aspects of developing projects accurately from bench to pilot and production. Work well with team members, support team decisions, share ideas. Build good relationships, learn to communicate and interact with internal and external customers. Learn to provide technical support to production when needed.


  • Weigh out accurately for batching in the lab, using lab equipment and following existing formulation procedures.

  • Research and learn about raw material functions and limits for each formula being batched and all related safety SOPS for the materials.

  • Perform stability, observe and learn about the relationship between process, raw materials and other interactions taking place.

  • Learn how to use all lab scale equipment and related SOP's for batching and quality purposes.

  • Learn how to colour match in a variety of products.

  • Learn RDS systems to perform formula entry, testing, and release process.

  • Organize files, lab books and product bulk/standards for project upkeep and reference.

  • Learn to work with Product Development for shade matching and formula adjustments.

  • Assist in Pilot support.

  • Assist in production support.



Education: BSc in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry or in related science.


  • Hands on lab skills, WHMIS knowledge, GMP skills, computer skills, operation of lab equipment such as, pH Meter, scale, viscometer, mixers/blenders, powder pressing and blending equipment.

  • Communication / Interpersonal: English language proficiency; Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; Excellent problem solving skills; Excellent time management skills.

  • Light to medium lifting - pails and boxes 10kg or less. May require long hours of standing when preparing lab batches. Operation and maintenance of laboratory equipment may require some light lifting. Able to cope in a demanding fast pace stressful laboratory environment. Maintain a clean laboratory working environment.

Job: Research & Development

Primary Location: Americas-CA-ON-Markham

Job Type: Standard

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1st (Day) Shift

Job Number: 1916359

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available on request.