Clinical Scientist Postdoctorate Fellow

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Clinical Scientist Postdoctorate Fellow

Santa Ana, CA
Full Time
  • Responsibilities

    Johnson & Johnson Vision, a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is seeking a Clinical Science Postdoctoral Fellow in the Clinical Science team. Johnson & Johnson Vision delivers meaningful innovation to improve our patients sight and help professionals deliver better outcomes through preventive and corrective vision solutions. We are passionate about changing the trajectory of global eye health. Opportunities are available for a post-doctorate position in Clinical Science team, in Santa Ana, CA location.

    This Postdoctoral Fellow will provide a rare opportunity to execute pioneering clinical research to develop next generation Intraocular Lens and innovative approaches to deliver novel therapeutic options to patients seeking better vision, to enhance quality of life. Upon completion of postdoctoral program, the Fellow will have acquired valuable career experience that enables entry into translational academic settings, and/or continued development in medical device companies.

    The Clinical Science Postdoctoral Fellow will:

    • Plan, develop, and manage clinical study documents on new or existing products/ projects, ensuring that such studies are ethical, scientifically valid, and legally acceptable in order to meet project needs and regulatory requirements.
    • Evaluates and interprets clinical research data to ensure timely and accurate data analysis to complete interim and final reports as well as scientific presentation of study data in a way that fairly and accurately reflects study results.
    • Works collaboratively with appropriate cross-functional stakeholders.
  • Qualifications


    • Ph.D in Vision Science/ Optics or Doctorate in Optometry or MD (Ophthalmology), research-oriented is required.
    • Candidates must be available to work full-time (40 hrs/ week).
    • Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States and not require sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g. H1-B status) now or in the future.
    • Demonstrated leadership is preferred.
    • Candidates must be detail-oriented, highly organized and able to manage multiple tasks.
    • Candidates must have the ability to work independently, as well as on a team.
    • Candidates need to be proficient with Microsoft Office, Word, Excel (including a high proficiency with generating pivot tables and graphs), and Power Point, and have strong oral and written communication skills. Additional technical competencies in SharePoint and other information technology systems are highly desirable, as is experience with PubMed databases and other literature databases.
    • Candidates with academic and/or industrial clinical trial experience are strongly preferred.

    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.

  • Industry
    Hospital and Health Care
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    When you join Johnson & Johnson, your next move could mean the next innovation. In the next ten years, healthcare is predicted to radically transform more than any other industry, with old models being disrupted in favor of new methods to make the world a healthier place for everyone. Johnson & Johnson has long excelled in times of transformation. Its history of firsts—from Band-Aids to feminine care to treatments for HIV, cancer, Ebola, and, most recently, Alzheimer’s — demonstrates how J&J combines passion, science and technology to create game-changing innovations. Those epic innovations were discovered, developed and distributed by people just like you. And when you apply your talent to Johnson & Johnson's shared purpose, there’s no end to the lasting impact you can make, together. And that changes everything.