Tokyo
Research & Innovation
Full - Time
26-Mar-2021

We are looking for a researcher to be a part of the team, that will deliver the next best and first first-in-class Face Makeup products & experiences to our consumers’ increasingly sophisticating beauty needs.


For more than hundred years, L’Oréal believes that beauty needs Science. In a world now transformed by digital technology and the emergence of new scientific Domains, we are confident in our ability to turn these opportunities into major innovations, closely linked to the new consumer expectations all over the world. Science & Technology are allowing us to invent safe, trustable, sustainable & responsible beauty products and experiences that will change people’s lives.

L’Oréal R&I has continuously invested upstream in its research with a high level of ambition. Our 3800 L'Oréal R&I people are talented and highly skilled, located in major markets, working in a cooperative way, opened to the world. 

As part of R&I 360 deployment, the Japan Makeup Development Team continuously fuels L’Oreal top brands’ launches by transforming cutting-edge innovations, from upstream Application Domains. We develop products that are best-in-class, hi-performing, relevant & desirable to increasingly sophisticated makeup consumers in Asia & the World. The competition in this market is becoming more dynamic & disruptive & we are up for this challenge.


  • Launch New & Superior Face Makeup products, develop Liquid Foundation, Cushions, Primers, Concealers, etc. by transforming upstream cutting-edge innovations into successful & timely launches, with the marketing teams, for L’Oreal’s Top Global Brands. Superior products & experiences that are hi-performing not only technically but also as perceived & desired by consumers.
  • Courageously Lead as Project Technical Leader, by collaborating with diverse, multifunction teams to ensure consumers’ beauty needs & desires are met with high standards of safety, quality & performance - within challenging cost, sustainability, regulatory, intellectual property & manufacturing requirements.
  • Influence business decisions & strategies by co-planning & executing tests / products evaluations, deeply interpreting & effectively communicating its results. Unleash your creativity in spotting surprisingly-obvious insights & connecting-the-dots.
  • Safeguard L’Oreal Face Makeup product superiority & leadership via robust competitive landscaping & products evaluations. Be on top of your game by keeping an eye on what’s hot & what’s going to be the next big thing in beauty.
  • Co-build a solid organization by proactively contributing to various organizational roles such as EHS, Quality, continuous improvement initiatives & sharing both internal/external learnings into the organization & across hubs.