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Associate Scientist

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Gaithersburg, MD
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Job Title Associate Scientist

Jobid US41L7BS_BH1430196

Location: Gaithersburg, MD, 20898, USA

Description Kelly Services® has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. We are proud to offer a long-term temporary opportunity to work as an **Associate Scientist** at a prestigious Fortune 500® company working in **Gaithersburg, MD.**

**Important information:** This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, you must use the “Submit Resume” button to submit your resumes. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter for this position ( ) however your resume must be received via the “Submit Resume” button included within.

**Job Title: Associate Scientist**

**Pay: $31 per hour**

The Department of Protein Engineering and Antibody Discovery is seeking a talented and highly motivated Associate Scientist to help evaluate novel synthetic gene delivery platforms. The successful candidate will be excited by research at the interface between technology and biology and will support technology innovation. The selected individual will be a well-organized and a highly productive bench scientist that can design and execute experiments efficiently, as well as analyze, interpret and present data.

Qualifications / Experience - essential/desirable
The successful candidate should be an expert in Molecular Biology, particularly in the study of gene transfection. The ideal candidate will also have experience with mammalian cell culture, transient transfection of various cell types (ex. H1299, H460, HUH-7) with both viral and non-viral vectors, analysis of transfection efficiency through reporter protein detection (RFP, GFP, luciferase), quantification of gene expression through ELISA, real time quantitative PCR and flow cytometry, and generation and banking of stable cell lines.

The individual should have demonstrated experience in optimizing/troubleshooting new protocols with a problem-solving mindset. Familiarity with synthetic and/or nanoparticle mediated transfection would also be highly advantageous.

Special Skills / Abilities / Knowledge / Behavioral Competencies
Strong communication skills are highly desirable. The individual should also be self-motivated, have good organizational skills and have demonstrated an ability to work within teams.

Preferred Years of Experience = 1-5
Education = BS in Biochemistry and/or related field

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**Kelly Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer**

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Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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