22 days old

Biochemical Assay Scientist

Kelly Services
Chicago, IL 60684
Every day, Kelly Scientific Resources connects scientific professionals with opportunities to advance their careers, and we currently have a direct-hire opening for an Scientist near Chicago, IL.

Responsibilities **:**

+ Will be a member of the biochemical assay research team

+ Will be a leader in developing optical and radioactvity based assay capabilities

+ Responsible for leading target/enzyme-based projects for biotech and pharma to develop assays for high-throughput screening and characterizing drug candidates and reaction mechanisms

+ Lead internal technology development and research projects

+ Write and maintain SOPs and lab notebook

+ Review, analyze, and communicate results to clients and internal team


+ Ph.D. and 1-2 years experience in assay development and high-throughput screening or BS/MS and 4-5 years industry experience

+ MUST have expertise in enzymology, biochemistry, kinetics, and drug discovery

+ Experience in working with plate readers for optical and radioactivity assays (maintenance and troubleshooting)

+ Must be somebody that is an independent worker, speaks up, very thorough, has ideas, always thinking ahead, multitasker, open to advise, open to constructive criticism, and team player

+ Must have critical thinking skills

+ Experience developing novel assays and design of experiments

+ Ability to interpret results

+ Must have strong publication record of running biochemical assays using optical and radioactivity based formats

+ AlphaLISA immunoassay, TR-FRET, HTRF, Fluorescence Polarization assays

This is 100% a bench position

Open to relocation assistance for this position.

Company offers growth and leadership opportunities.

Fast paced environment.

**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. 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
Posted: 2021-01-01 Expires: 2021-02-01

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