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Associate Scientist

Kelly Services
Gaithersburg, MD 20898
Kelly Services is currently seeking a Associate Scientist in Gaithersburg, MD to work a contract assignment of 6 months (with the possibility for contract to permanent conversion). for one of our top clients. Kelly is a full service workforce solutions provider to 98% of the Fortune 100 companies. We provide employment to more than 700,000 people annually and we deal with some of the largest and best companies both nationally and locally.



**Primary Responsibilities of the** Associate Scientist **includes:**



Ideal Candidate Profile:

1) Experience with SoftMax Pro Software

2) Strong knowledge of MSD (Meso Scale Discovery)

3) Strong knowledge of ELISA (enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay)

4) Someone who is comfortable working in a role that is heavily lab-based




+ Lab based position with minimal supervision to develop, qualify and/or validate immunoassays in support of clinical and non-clinical GCP/GLP sample analysis for PK, ADA, neutralizing antibody, and biomarkers.

+ Executes and provides significant input into the development, planning, and design of experiments, and interpretation of results.

+ Records development experiments (and other experiments as required) fully and clearly in the electronic Laboratory Notebook (eLN) system.

+ Orders, ensures quality, tracks, and manages critical assay reagents

+ Troubleshoots assays and finds solutions to project and assay issues through literature searches, internal resources, other departments in the company, and external resources

+ Validates immunoassay methods in accordance with applicable regulatory guidelines.

+ Is compliant with and applies knowledge of GxP on a daily basis to ensure regulatory inspection readiness.

+ Prepares validation protocols, qualification reports, validation reports and/or summaries of assay optimization and updates to management

+ Communicates, investigates, and reports on issues/problems that may impact timelines and the accuracy or reliability of laboratory data.

+ Writes, updates, and reviews SOPs.

+ Prepares other documentation such as reagent qualification reports, notes to file, deviation reports, etc. as required.

+ Maintains laboratory equipment according to SOPs.

+ Serves as mentor and role model to other lab personnel and may supervise; trains other analysts in assay performance and laboratory procedures.

+ Collaborates with other scientists to meet project and program timelines and ensure scientific integrity.



**Education and Experience Requirement of the** Associate Scientist **includes** :




+ BS or MS

+ 8 years of relative experience if the candidate has a BS in an applicable field.

+ 5 years of relative experience if the candidate has a MS.



**Additional Information:**




+ Contract assignment, duration 12 months.

+ Work schedule: full-time, first shift; 6 months, with the possibility for contract to permanent conversion.



**Kelly Temporary Employee Perks:**




+ Group medical, prescription, vision, dental, life, and short-term disability insurance options that are available for purchaseand the coverage is portable*

+ Service bonus plan and Holiday pay plan, if qualified

+ Weekly electronic pay options

+ Free online training campus available

+ Exclusive online employee community

+ Corporate discounts



**Apply Now!**



This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position you must submit your resume to the Scientific Recruiter listed below:



Please email your resume directly to Sandy at: Sanm174@KellyServices.com [reference BH Job #1688671; B.Ti]



Thank you for your interest in the assignment.






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



Kelly Science 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/nontraditional 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, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm
Posted: 2020-05-01 Expires: 2020-06-01

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