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Cell Culture Scientist

Kelly Services
Spring House, PA 19477
Kelly Outsourcing & Consulting Group (KellyOCG), a managed solution provider and business unit of Kelly Services, Inc., is currently seeking a Cell Culture Scientist for a long-term engagement at one of our Global clients in Springhouse, PA. This role is a full-time, fully benefitted position. As a KellyOCG employee you will be eligible for Medical, Dental, 401K and a variety of other benefits to choose from. Youll also be eligible for paid time off, including holiday, vacation and sick/personal time. All KellyOCG employees receive annual performance reviews.


Please send your resume to Alicia Cali at alic019@kellyservices.com or call/text at 216.256.7768


The candidate will work in an exciting, interdisciplinary environment, overlapping the different stages of the discovery pipeline, by interacting with internal and external groups. Responsibilities for the candidate include the design and execution of cellular experiments and screens using CRISPR/Cas9 and other functional genomics tools for target identification, MOA characterization, and mechanisms of resistance and/or sensitivity to investigational drugs. The candidate is expected to be able to critically analyze their data, and the ability to apply troubleshooting skills will be essential. They should demonstrate a sense of urgency, be organized, and adhere to timelines and data reporting/integrity requirements.


**Primary responsibilities:**


+ Design and perform cellular and molecular biology assays including transfection, lentiviral transduction, RNAi and CRISPR/Cas9, flow cytometry, qRT-PCR, RNA/DNA extraction, small molecule cytotoxicity assays etc.

+ Interpret, troubleshoot and report on complex data.

+ Manage multiple experiments and projects simultaneously.

+ Communicate in a clear and professional manner, both in writing and orally.

+ Strong capabilities to collaborate with scientists in multiple disciplines.


**Qualifications**


Education: Masters degree and 1+ year of relevant lab experience in the biological/biomedical sciences, or a Doctoral degree.


**Related Experience:**


Drug discovery experience in a biotech or pharmaceutical environment is a plus.


**Personal skills and Competencies:**


+ Strong proficiency in tissue culture is required.

+ Molecular biology experience is required.

+ Basic statistical knowledge is required.

+ Experience with functional genomics, CRISPR/Cas9, and/or gene editing is preferred but not required.

+ Experience with lentiviral vector transductions is preferred but not required.


+ Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to interact effectively with people, internally and externally.

+ Demonstrates creativity and novel approaches to solving scientific problems.

+ Detail-oriented, with excellent record-keeping skills.

+ Excellent oral and written communication skills. Able to effectively present scientific data and concepts to international standards.


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


The Managed Solutions practice within Kelly Outsourcing and Consulting Group (KellyOCG ) is one focus within the full array of Kelly Services workforce solutions.


Kelly Services has transformed from the staffing industry pioneer to a leading workforce solutions provider. KellyOCG is the distinguished outsourcing and consulting segment of Kelly Services, known for applying a forward-looking approach that enables companies to make strategic workforce planning decisions that impact their business and competitive advantage.


The Managed Solutions practice area of KellyOCG is dedicated to partnering with clients to architect and implement solutions that put them in a position to meet their operational obligation to their organization and freedom to focus on their more strategic business needs.


**AboutKelly Services** ****


As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to have a role in managing employment opportunities for more than one million workers around the globe. We employ 550,000 of these individuals directly with the remaining workers engaged through our talent supply chain network of supplier partners. Revenue in 2015 was $5.5 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/kellyservices) , LinkedIn (http://www.linkedin.com/company/kellyservices) and Twitter (https://twitter.com/kellyservices) .


Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)
Posted: 2021-09-27 Expires: 2021-10-28

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