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Associate Scientist II

Kelly Services
South San Francisco, CA 94080
**Associate Scientist II/III**


**Responsibilities:**

Develop, operate, and maintain instrumentation for the analysis and purification of compounds from medicinal chemistry projects using HPLC, SFC, and MS.

Develop and support analytical activities in Medical Chemistry, including walk-up analytical LC-MS instrumentation and analytical HPLC instrumentation.

Chiral analysis and purification of samples using supercritical fluid chromatography (SFC) and developing methods for the resolution of racemic drug molecules on milligram to gram scale by preparative chiral SFC.

Maintain a high level of productivity in the laboratory setting.

Demonstrate a high degree of responsibility in maintaining scientific standards and safe laboratory practices.

Keep accurate and current records of research and/or project related activities according to Client's policies.


**Qualifications:**

BS, MS, or PhD in Organic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry or related discipline, with typically 7+ (BS), 5+ (MS) or 0+ (PhD) years of job-related experience.

Hands-on experience with analytical HPLC, preparative HPLC, SFC and mass spectrometry.

Ability to operate and troubleshoot a variety of hardware/software platforms.

Proven effective written and verbal communication skills and ability to interact with scientists and engineers.

Knowledge of synthetic organic chemistry and the ability to communicate effectively with medicinal chemistry team.

Basic understanding of different organic functional groups and organic terminology including enantiomers and diastereomers.


Key Leadership Competencies

Strong interpersonal and communication skills with demonstrated ability to work within a team environment.

Builds strong relationships with peers and cross functionally with partners outside of team to enable higher performance.

Learns fast, grasps the essence and can change the course quickly where indicated.

Raises the bar and is never satisfied with the status quo.

Creates a learning environment, open to suggestions and experimentation for improvement.

Embraces the ideas of others, nurtures innovation and manages to reality


Years of experience/education and/or certifcations required:

o Associate Scientist III: BS, MS, or PhD in Organic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry or related discipline, with typically 7+ (BS), 5+ (MS) or 0+ (PhD) years of job-related experience.

o Associate Scientist II: BS, or MS in Organic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry or related discipline, with typically 2+ (BS) or 0+ (MS) years of job-related experience.


**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/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)
Posted: 2021-09-03 Expires: 2021-10-04

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