Jennifer Looi, Senior Research and Development Engineer at BD, spoke to a group of young people about her exciting career

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Women at BD inspire young people to pursue STEM careers

Jennifer Looi, Senior Research and Development Engineer at BD, shared her career journey to a group of young people in New Jersey as part of Governor’s STEM Scholar, a unique public-private partnership promoting STEM opportunities.

"We send a wholehearted thank you to our sponsor BD," tweeted Governor's STEM Scholar.

An impressive career at BD

Jennifer has had an impressive career as a Research and Development Engineer at BD. Describing herself as a "results driven product development engineer", she has a 10 year track record of cross-functional team work, the ability to characterize and optimize the performance of combination products, and influential involvement in the entire process of a new product's development cycle.

Jennifer has done incredibly important and valuable research in the medical field, with a primary focus being the development of pen injectors. This involves responsibilities such as finding out factors impacting dose accuracy, needle attachment, and injection forces; investigating product complaints of malfunction in pen injectors; launching a Platform Disposable Pen; collaborating with the Materials Science group and the Corporate Preclinical Development and Toxicology team to undertake important medical research; and finally writing a wearable injector Design Verification Plan for biocompatibility, packaging and sterialisation. 

She holds a Masters from Rutgers University in Biomedical Engineering and an undergraduate degree in Biomedical Engineering from State University of New York at Stony Brook.

An impressive woman using her skills, talents and experience to make a difference in her career!

Join talented women like Jennifer at BD

With a focus on embracing diversity and differences, BD truly is a leader in recruiting female talent. BD has a range of roles and positions across the business aimed at advancing the world's health so search and apply today. 

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