Principal Research Optometrist Job

Location JACKSONVILLE, Florida
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Johnson and Johnson Vision Care, Inc., one of the Johnson and Johnson family of companies, is currently recruiting for Principal Research Optometrist to be located in Jacksonville, Florida.

Johnson and Johnson Vision Care Companies are committed to creating life:long solutions to vision care needs. Since the ACUVUE(R) Brand made its debut in 1987 as the world's first disposable soft contact lens, the company has repeatedly brought innovative, quality, and scientific advancements to the industry. And were proud that ACUVUE(R) lenses are worn by more people than any other brand.

The Principal Research Optometrist coordinates, designs, conducts and interprets clinical research studies, essential to further the understanding of contact lens and related products, and complex technical issues, thoroughly evaluates potential new products to ensure they meet the proposed clinical requirements prior to market introduction, and adheres to environmental policy and procedures and supports department environmental objectives. Will works with teams in the development of new materials, providing clinical insight into emerging technology

The Principal Research Optometrist will be a subject matter expert in Johnson and Johnson Vision Care globally. He/She will provide high:level strategic project direction. He/She will provide expertise in clinical research and study design using appropriate methodology; will act as a major contributor to projects, or lead key projects. He/She will help manage junior and senior clinical staff and clinical support staff, and coordinate a broad range of clinical activities both internally and externally. He/she will seek out new consultants, and build relationships with external subject matter experts; communicates data and conclusions using appropriate interpretation and understanding of clinical implications. Will initiate and write technical reports.

The Principal Research Optometrist will develop Applied Optical Products R and D initiatives to deliver customer value, and partner with R and D personnel (technical project manager, designers) global marketing, marketing research and regional partners to complete development projects that meet the needs of all stakeholders. He/She willI identify and communicate successes across technical, product, and service areas.


Doctoral Degree:Optometry

4+ years of working experience in clinical research of contact lens products after doctoral degree, or 1+ years following relevant residency.

Comprehensive knowledge, understanding and application of principles, concepts and practices of clinical research.

Strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills.

Full, direct supervisory responsibilities for a department or function.

Experience with the following instrumentation/equipment: Phoropter, Pachometer, Biomicroscope, Keratometer, Corneal Topographer

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Primary Location:North America:United States:Florida:Jacksonville
Organization: Johnson and Johnson Vision Care, Inc. (6094)
Job Function: Clinical Research MD

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Johnson and Johnson Family of Companies are equal opportunity employers, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Salary: Competitive

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