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Development Associate II, R&D, San Diego, CA

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
**Development Associate II, R&D, San Diego, CA**

**Position:** Temp-to-Hire

**Summary of Position**

Responsibilities include activities to support research and new product development. Perform self-directed experiments or as directed by Scientist or Manager

+ Resolve product performance issues

+ Summarize experimental data, draw conclusions and make recommendations

+ Conduct research, process development, validations, creation and implementation of documentation and training of personnel

+ Maintain project documentation and laboratory notebooks in accordance with internal and external regulatory requirements as part of the design control process

+ Maintain a safe working environment

**Essential Functions**

+ Plan and execute experiments and validation protocols, supports problem-solving and trouble-shooting activities with minimal guidance from manager. Data analysis, interpretation and recommendations through experimental reports

+ Maintain detailed and organized notebook records

+ Participate in team environments and interact with team members professionally. Trains others as needed.

+ Other: Maintain good communication with supervisor and peers, maintain safe working environment, training, carry out duties in compliance with established business policies

**Education and Experience**

+ BS/BA or equivalent in life sciences and typically 2-5 years experience or MA/MS in life sciences plus 0-2 years experience.


+ Background in chemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology, virology, immunology, or related field

+ Specific technical skills and/or educational background as defined by management based on anticipated and approved projects in agreement with strategic company goals and objectives

+ Knowledge of assay development, process development, problem solving and statistical experimental design.

+ Able to train others and participate/coordinate new technology transfers

+ Excellent organizational skills and an ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously

+ Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)

+ Must exhibit professionalism and maturity and display desire to succeed, be motivated and proactive

+ Working knowledge of analytical tools used in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or Immunoassay Development

+ Working knowledge of GMP and ISO 13485 quality system regulations

+ Demonstrate willingness and ability to work cross-functionally in other areas

+ Desire to actively seek out new, job-related responsibilities and learning opportunities

+ Appropriate computer skills (e-mail, graphing software, word processing)

+ Works on complex issues and must be able to solve technical problems with assistance on non-routine procedures; may determine methods and procedures on new assignments and provide minimal guidance to lower level employees. Individual must be able to complete activities per communicated timelines.


Interacts with Manufacturing, Inventory Control, QC, Purchasing, Engineering, Document Control and other resources; provides updates to management/project teams; prepares and presents technical data.

**Work Environment**

Combination of laboratory and office environment.

**Physical Demands**

The work environment characteristics are representative of both an office and laboratory environment and include handling of viral and bacterial hazards as well as infectious or potentially infectious bodily fluids, tissues and samples. Position requires ability to lift up to 20 lbs. on a regular basis. Walking, standing, and sitting for long periods of time (up to 75% of the day) are routine to accomplish tasks in this role. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close and distance vision and the ability to adjust focus. Personal protective equipment is required as posted.

**For Immediate Consideration, Apply Today! Questions? Call Grace at 714.253.7656, Email at, or schedule a time to connect directly follow the link:** ****

**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. (


Posted: 2021-03-22 Expires: 2021-04-24

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