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Biochemist - NIH

Kelly Services
Bethesda, MD 20814
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Kelly Government Solutions is a strategic supplier and business partner to the federal government and its key suppliers. Through our partnership with the National Institutes of Health, Kelly Government Solutions offers administrative, IT, engineering, scientific, and healthcare professionals the opportunity to work with the leading medical research center in the world. We are seeking an experienced individual to work as a Biochemist at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD.


This is a long-term contract position which offers:

- Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefit package

- Optional health, vision, and dental plans

- Vacation leave as well as paid federal holidays and 401K plan.

- Access to NIHs unparalleled resources and niche scientific initiatives


TASKS/SERVICES. The contractor shall:

(1) Perform a wide range of complex procedures and techniques including cell culture, protein purification, X-ray crystallography, cryo-electron microcopy, structure-based design of immunogens, biophysical characterization of proteins and protein complexes, and B cell sorting using flow cytometry.

(2) Conduct independent research under the guidance of the Chief, including planning, conducting of experiments, data analysis, and peer reviewed publication of data.

(3) Calibrate and operate a variety of laboratory instruments under GLP guidelines and following Standard Operating Procedures to perform test, analyses, and other procedures.

(4) Assist in generation and evaluation of results in research associated with NIHs development of an HIV/AIDS vaccine.

(5) Provide advice, input on molecular design of vaccine and antibody constructs (AAV, novel approaches to DNA, Flu HA-Ferritin, IgG antibodies, bispecific antibodies, Modified Vaccinia virus Ankara (MVA), and/or recombinant adenovirus (rAd)).

(6) Serve as a structural expert providing advice on how atomic level information can be applied to vaccine development antibody improvement.

(7) Provide scientific level advice on nano-scale design of vaccine immunogens.

(8) Interact with students, postdoctoral fellows and non-doctoral research technicians on experimental design and laboratory-based methodologies; interact with scientists from collaborating institutions/organizations

(9) Lead special project activities under guidance of the Chief with particular emphasis on coordinated research efforts among VRC, NIAID, NIH and private, non-governmental organizations.


REQUIREMENTS. The contractor must have:

(1) Ph.D. in a related field is required.

(2) Minimum of three (3) years of related experience that includes mammalian cell culture, expression and purification of eukaryotic proteins, and characterization of biomolecular interactions


Please Note: Vaccination against COVID-19 is a requirement for all job opportunities offered through Kelly Government Solutions, in accordance with the Executive Order on Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors.


PLEASE APPLY ONLINE

When you apply, please know a Kelly Government Solutions Recruiter will review your resume and will contact you directly, if your skills and experience match the requirements of this position.


Due to the high volume of inquiries, we regret that we cannot accept phone calls. Even if you arent contacted for this position, you are still part of our talent network. All Kelly recruiters have access to your profile, which expands your opportunities even further.


As a specialty talent company, Kelly is committed to doing the right thing for our talent and clients. We stand up for equity, inclusion, fair treatment, and opportunity for all as these build the foundation of our Talent Promise. With a focus on safety, value, well-being, investment, and opportunity, Kellys Talent Promise confirms our commitment to those in search of a better way to work and live and to help discover whats next.


It is obvious things are different than they were just a few months ago. Kelly is at the forefront of ensuring the safety of our employees in this new working environment. Be well and stay strong.


**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.


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


Looking to connect with premier government agencies or the top 25 federal government contractors? Kelly Government offers a variety of full-time, project (SOW), seasonal, and surge support opportunities in science, engineering, technical, professional, and administrative support roles. Our experts will find you the opportunity that fits your schedule and interests and handle the details of transferring and processing all levels of security clearances. Its just another way we make the job search work for you.


**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)

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Posted: 2021-11-12 Expires: 2021-12-13

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