Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Product Research Designer (Consumer Health)

Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of the Product Research Designer are to: 

  • Drive growth by leading a wide range of interactions between consumers and innovators that provide deep insights into the needs, aspirations and feelings about the consumer product experience;
  • Grounded in science and data driven decision making, lead the team to create and execute studies to guide our development efforts in producing highly desired products;
  • Identify and implement new research techniques, suppliers, and/or behavioral sensory/bioinstrumentation measurement tools, quantitative and qualitative evaluation, consumer co-creation sessions, et. al. to develop deeper consumer and product based insights;
  • Implement efficient systems for compliant and efficient study development and conduct;
  • Direct consumer engagement activities in accordance with the policies, procedures, ethics and protocols required by Bayer, Health Authorities and other relevant regulatory agencies;
  • Lead and guide suppliers in the development, execution and management of study execution and contracts with external providers.


Who you are

Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s Degree (or international equivalent) with a minimum of ten years of proven experience, a Master’s Degree (or international equivalent) with a minimum of six years of proven experience, or a Ph.D. (or international equivalent) with a minimum of four years of proven experience in product testing.
  • Ideal candidate to have strong competency in execution of all study related aspects including screener development, questionnaire development, study execution and monitoring, sophisticated data analytics, and report writing;
  • Prior experience in working with multi-disciplinary teams (R&D, marketing, market research, medical/ clinical, etc);
  • Demonstrated ability to work credibly across technical and commercial disciplines and influence those colleagues and stakeholders not in direct line of management;
  • Strong, effective communication & presentation skills that can communicate effectively interface with both technical and non-technical colleagues.

Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans


Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.


Country: United States
Location: NJ-Whippany
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