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Clinical Laboratory Associate Scientist

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
**Clinical Laboratory Associate Scientist**

Working in the PRODUCTION Lab We are looking for a Clinical Laboratory Associate Scientist who will be a key contributor in the laboratory processing, development, experimentation, and management of innovative multi-omic assays for novel applications in Oncology.

Full Time Direct Hire positions

Salary: up to 47,500 20-23/hour + Stock Options WD 6pm-8am and WE +10, OT 1.5x

Employment Type: Full-time

Key Duties and Responsibilities At our Company,

+ Help execute multi-omic assay technologies, SOPs, and laboratory workflows used to analyze samples, including isolation of nucleic acids DNA/RNA from banked biospecimens and QC.

+ Handle biospecimens in a molecular diagnostic setting with separate areas of pre-PCR and post-PCR procedures rooms.

+ Conduct next-generation sequencing NGS -based analyses of DNA and other biomarkers. You will support sample accessioning, processing and storage workflow.

+ Operate high-throughput liquid handler to handle large cohorts of samples.

+ Perform quality control and quality assurance procedures, and tracking and managing data within our LIMS and Confluence systems.

+ Operate under the direction of the Head of Assay Development.

**This role requires**

+ Meticulous recordkeeping,

+ Excellent attention to detail,

+ Ability to multi-task and be flexible with assignments and schedules.

**What you bring:**

+ BS and/or MS or equivalent

+ industry experience in molecular biology, biochemistry, genetics, chemistry, or a closely related field.

+ 1-4 years of experience in a high-complexity molecular diagnostics laboratory setting in industry or academia.

+ Broad knowledge of molecular biology techniques, including general nucleic acid extraction DNA/RNA , sample QC on Tapestation, Bioanalyzer or Qubit.

+ Experience with PCR library preparation for next generation sequencing and sequencing platforms including Illumina NextSeq and NovaSeq is preferred.

+ Experience with sample accessioning and processing workflow.

+ Experience with physically separated pre-PCR and Post-PCR workflow for molecular diagnostics. Experience with handling blood plasma samples and cell-free nucleic acids is preferred

+ Understanding of basic molecular biology concept such as basis of the human genome, cancer genomics, cancer biology and cell biology.

+ Ability to design for automated platforms in plate-based, low-volume formats and/or microfluidics and experience working with automated liquid handlers is preferred.

+ Hands-on proficiency in managing technology transfer requirements, including guard-banding, stability studies, and in-process quality control.

+ Excellent time management, project management, multitasking and organizational skills.

+ Practical knowledge of LIMS/database query tools preferred.

+ Skill conducting quantitative-PCR. Seniority Level Associate Industry Biotechnology.

For immediate consideration, email Mahjoba Raofi:

**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 (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: 2021-05-03 Expires: 2021-06-03

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