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Bioinformatics Scientist (Antibody Identification) - NIH - Bethesda, MD

Kelly Services
Bethesda, MD 20814
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 **Bioinformatics Scientist** (Antibody Identification) at the National Institutes of Health in **Bethesda, Maryland** .

**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 10 paid federal holidays and 401K plan.

+ Access to NIHs unparalleled resources and niche scientific initiatives

**TASKS/SERVICES. The contractor shall:**

+ Apply Antibodyomics1 pipeline to the identification of novel broadly neutralizing antibodies, the delineation of developmental pathways of broadly neutralizing antibodies during the affinity maturation process, and the sequencing of possible somatic variants for the lineage-based characterization of B-cell responses to immunization.

+ HIV-1

+ Influenza


+ SARS-CoV-2

+ Other emerging pathogens

+ Analysis and extract biological relevant information from next generation sequencing (NGS) data, and handle NGS data in NIH Short Read Archive server.

+ Publish research results in peer-reviewed journal and presentations in scientific conferences.

+ Prepare and share the results at laboratory-wide, NIH-wide, and national and international meetings and peer-reviewed journal publications.

+ Serve as a Senior Project Coordinator and co-lead the Lineage-Based Vaccine Development coordination which will align with the re-organization of the Structural Biology and Structural Bioinformatics Core Sections.

+ Co-lead on projects, including (but not limited to) HIV-1 Malaria, Influenza and Lassa) and coordinate with scientists from other organizations or institutions involved in similar or related research projects.

+ Design experimental approaches and provide critical evaluation for Sequencing Genomics Analysis, including deep sequencing and single cell sequence.

+ Design informatic analysis approaches provide critical/biological evaluation of for clinical trials data and collaborate with other scientists.

+ Co-manage SBIS computation servers and provide support for scientific/technical research processes, including allocation of computational resources to the SBS/SBIS members to process cryoEM data and build protein atomic models.)

+ Co-manage and co-lead the integration and startup of new informatic technologies within Antibodyomics1 pipeline to support analyses as needed to vaccination studies, including (but not limited to) HIV-1, SARS-CoV-2 and other infectious diseases of interest at the VRC.

**REQUIREMENTS. The contractor must have:**

+ PhD in Biology or a related field

+ Five (5) years of related postdoctoral experience.


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; a full job description can be made available at that time.

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.

**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. (


Posted: 2021-06-02 Expires: 2021-07-03

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