Scientist, Aseptic Processing

  • Company: Johnson & Johnson
  • Location: Raritan, New Jersey
  • Posted: November 16, 2016
  • Reference ID: 0157161104-en-us

Johnson & Johnson is recruiting for a Scientist, Aseptic Processing to be based in Raritan, NJ.


Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, caring for the world, one person at a time has inspired and united the people of Johnson & Johnson for 125 years. We embrace research and science -- bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world.


With $74.3 billion in 2014 sales, Johnson & Johnson is the world's most comprehensive and broadly based manufacturer of health care products, as well as a provider of related services for the consumer, pharmaceutical, and medical devices and diagnostics markets. The more than 250 Johnson & Johnson operating companies employ approximately 119,000 people in 60 countries throughout the world.


Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion.  Proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


The Scientist, Aseptic Processing will:

  • Be the primary contact for the aseptic processing and microbiology services at JJSA in Raritan, NJ.
  • Be responsible for the activities associated with the support of J&J Aseptic Processes including:
    • Microbial Identification Center of Excellence
    • Population and Verification of Biological Indicators
    • Rapid Micro Methods including transfer of technology
  • Be responsible for all equipment at JJSA associated with the above activities including:
    • Microbial Identification equipment and software
    • Bier Vessel
  • Handle the development of innovative test methods and practices in support of aseptic processing and microbial identification.
  • Collaborate with the groups thought leaders and individual contributors in the design of experiments, recommendations for process development-optimization, and validation.
  • Conduct technical assessments (both internal and at contract manufacturing providers).
  • At times, assist with the development and delivery of aseptic processing training materials and courses.
  • At times, be responsible for supporting enterprise failure investigation and remediation activities.

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent degree) is required
  • A degree focused in the Sciences, Engineering, or Physics is highly preferred
  • A minimum of 6 years related experience is required
  • Experience with the aseptic processing of healthcare (pharmaceutical and medical device) and consumer products is preferred
  • In depth knowledge of industrial microbiology, cleaning and disinfection and microbial identification is required
  • In depth knowledge of industrial pharmacy, processing, engineering and related equipment technologies is preferred
  • Knowledge of quality system activities and QA compliance for change control, calibration, preventative maintenance, data analysis, and documentation is preferred
  • This position will be located in Raritan, NJ and may require up to 20% travel domestic and international

Primary Location
United States-New Jersey-Raritan
Johnson & Johnson International (6078)
Job Function
R&D Engineering (R&D)

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