The Estee Lauder Companies Scientist - Skincare in Melville, New York

Scientist - Skincare

Brand: Estée Lauder Companies Corporate Departments


his is a Scientist position in the Artistry Brands Skincare Lab. The candidate must be a competent individual contributor who can execute assigned work as well as able to plan own work supporting projects assigned. This position works to formulate new products for multiple brands as outlined by brand calendars, assure all required testing is done to meet deliverables, identify and elevate risk where appropriate, and oversee commercialization. In addition this role requires the development and application of relevant technology to suit market needs. The role works closely with all R&D support teams and Brand Product development.

This person makes batches and follows stability, reviewing concerns with management and seeking out resolutions when needed.

This role prepares documentation leading to batch card release including compliance documentation as required.

Supports management in the coordination of complex projects across multiple brands.

Performs function with high attention to detail and excellence in execution

Independence of Action and Accountability – Works independently with minimum supervision to complete projects as assigned. (60%)

Problem Solving – Seeks out resolution to issues with projects (30%)

Decision Making – Identifies issues that need to be elevated to supervisors (10%)


University Degree (BA or BS) in Chemistry

5% travel

2-3 years’ experience in a Cosmetic Formulation Lab working on Treatment, Make Up and/or Bath Body Products

Proficient in RDS, Outlook, Excel.

Job: Research & Development

Primary Location: Americas-US-NY-Melville

Job Type: Standard

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1st (Day) Shift

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Job Number: 182656