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Biochemical Assay Specialist

Kelly Services
Chicago, IL 60684
Kelly Scientific is seeking a direct hire Biochemical Assay Specialist for a growing contract research company in Chicago, IL.

The Biochemical Assay Specialist will be responsible for leading target/enzyme-based projects for biotech and pharma clients to develop assays for high-throughput screening and characterizing drug candidates and reaction mechanisms.


Handle and process reagents and materials for performing biochemical assays

Design and execute assay developments tasks with high quality and in a timely fashion

Analyze biochemical assay data using Michaelis-Menten kinetics and other applicable mechanisms

Lead biochemical projects from assay development through high-throughput screening using automated liquid handling

Write and maintain standard operating protocols (SOP) and maintain a detailed laboratory notebook

Communicate data with clients


Minimum of a B.S./B.A. degree in biology, biochemistry, chemistry or related field

Minimum of 3 years industry experience leading biochemical high-throughput assay projects

A passion for professional growth and supporting team members

Exceptional interpersonal skills

A strong desire to personally learn, grow, and develop.

Experience with mass spectrometry is a plus

Experience with fluorescence-based and radioactivity-based assays is a plus

**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: 2020-12-23 Expires: 2021-01-23

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