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Associate Scientist, Cell Culture - San Jose, CA

Kelly Services
San Jose, CA 95115
**Associate Scientist, Cell Culture - San Jose, CA**


Kelly Science is recruiting for an Associate Scientist with strong experience in **cell culture** and **upstream bioprocess development** to join an **innovative start-up** in San Jose, CA. This is a great opportunity for scientists to be involved in industrial-scale tissue engineering and who enjoy a range of responsibilities, including mentoring junior team members. _Qualified candidates should apply today for immediate consideration!_

**Type:** Direct-Hire

**Schedule:** M-F, 1st ; willing and able to work flexible schedule to meet demand

**Compensation:** Salary DOE, plus great benefits


+ Support and execute on all aspects of adherent mammalian cell culture: cell culture scaleup, cell banking, and tissue formation optimization at the small and large scale.

+ Perform cell-based assays, to support product and process characterization

+ Prepare and execute cell culture and tissue growth processes to meet production goals

+ Develop, author and maintain SOPs, reports and other scientific and quality documents

+ Operate, troubleshoot and optimize Bioreactor systems for both cell expansion and tissue growth

+ Work cross functionally with team leaders and at the bench alongside other pioneering scientists

+ Proactively read and apply relevant scientific literature to projects to troubleshoot and solve problems

+ Generate, analyze, translate and communicate data and conclusions to both scientific and nontechnical audiences

+ Follow Good Laboratory Practices and Standard Operating Procedures and adhere to all safety and company policies


+ BS in Biology, Biotechnology, Bioengineering or a related field. MS is preferred.

+ Minimum of 5 years of primary cell culture experience consisting of at least 2 years of industry experience

+ Experience with largescale 2D cell culture and exposure to bioreactors for adherent mammalian cell lines

+ Knowledge of stir tank bioreactor setup, operation and maintenance.

+ Experience with cell culture of immortalized cell lines, fibroblasts and stem cells

+ Self motivation and a team player mindset

+ Stellar organizational skills with attention to detail

+ Thrives in a collaborative environment

+ Willing and able to work a flexible work schedule to meet demands including early mornings, late evenings, and some weekends

+ Great oral and written communication skills, word processing, and data management

+ Ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously and accurately, and adjust rapidly to shifting priorities and variable workloads

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**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.


Posted: 2020-11-11 Expires: 2020-12-14

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Associate Scientist, Cell Culture - San Jose, CA

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