Sr. Color Chemist (Bilingual in Korean and English)


Sr. Color Chemist (Bilingual in Korean and English)

Totowa, NJ
Full Time
  • Responsibilities

    TITLE: Sr. Color Chemist

    REPORTS TO: Director of R&D



    • Formulate and facilitate development of innovative color cosmetic products, line extensions and product improvements
    • Strong color matching skills
    • Able to supervise, mentor, teach, and lead junior chemists in color cosmetics formulation and color matching
    • Work at developing stability protocols for color products.
    • Have a good understanding of the raw materials used in color cosmetics.
    • Have an understanding of color regulations.
    • Would have to work well with project managers/customers to develop the product forms and shade palettes they expect.
    • Advise on lab equipment needs.
    • Have good understanding of production equipment and their uses.
    • Have the ability to work well in the production environment when necessary.



    • Bachelor's degree in a scientific discipline
    • BS in Chemistry or higher in a related field
    • Would be helpful to have taken some continuing education courses through industry or such as SCC or PCPC
    • 5 to 10 years of formula development in make-up emulsions, lip product and powder