(Senior) Product Developer (m/f/d)

(Senior) Product Developer (m/f/d)
DARMSTADT - GERMANY
Summary
REQ ID
76701
POSTED
FUNCTION
R&D
LOCATION
Darmstadt - Germany

(Senior) Product Developer (m/f/d)

As soon as possible / Darmstadt, Germany

 

We’re Coty, a global leader in beauty. We’re World #1 in Fragrance, World #2 in Professional Hair Care and World #3 in Colour Cosmetics. Our iconic portfolio of more than 75 brands are sold in over 150 countries around the world. We believe in beauty with a purpose and brands that inspire, no matter where they are in the world.

 

For our Darmstadt team, we are looking for a (Senior) Product Developer (m/f/d) to join us as soon as possible. The role would have a key focus on developing new beauty products and see them come to life at shelf.

 

This position is initially limited for two years – with the option of an unlimited extension

 

WHAT WE OFFER

  • Live Beauty – Exclusive access to our Beauty brands and world of products, through regular charity sales and cool activities in our Beauty Campus!
  • Work smart – Possibility of home office, opportunities and trust-based working hours   
  • Lunch Time – Subsidized Canteen & Coffee Bar
  • International – Join a large multinational corporation with flat hierarchies and exciting projects  
  • Team – Positive working environment and culture, practiced through diversity, togetherness and fun   

 

THE ROLE

We offer you an exciting product & service development role for Wella Professional Color & Care. Your work will include:

  • Define new propositions, qualify new ingredients and create prototypes
  • Qualify performance in lab as well as in internal and external salons.
  • Define robust claims substantiation strategy and deliver claim support with state-of-the-art methods.
  • Create demos to illustrate product differences, building the reason to believe in the product efficacy.
  • Support registration, notifications, freedom to practice and other relevant clearances to allow product launch.
  • Support development of scientific communication.

 

WHAT YOU’LL BRING

  • Minimum Bachelor Degree from university in chemistry, chem-eng, cosmetic sciences, natural sciences, biology/biotech, etc. or related fields.
  • Team player and “can do” attitude.
  • Curiosity and empathy to transfer consumer and stylist insights into new product ideas.
  • Desire to penetrate science deeply and support claims with robust science approaches.
  • A bias towards Beauty and in touch with trends in the beauty industry.
  • Strategic and visionary thinking.
  • Communication and presentation skills for verbal and written communication (in English) of ideas, technical rationales, risks, issues and recommendation.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment.

 

GET IN TOUCH WITH US

Interested in this opportunity?

We look forward to your application including your salary expectations and your availability.

Your Recruiting expert for this role is Tim Lucchini.

 

ABOUT US

With over 20,000 employees in more than 40 countries across the globe, the possibilities at Coty are limitless. Our continuous innovation, grounded by our proud heritage and challenger spirit, means that we don’t let beauty stand still.

At Coty, we embrace Diversity. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability.