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Organic Chemistry Scientist

Kelly Services
South San Francisco, CA 94080
**Organic Chemistry Scientist**

Kelly Outsourcing Consulting Group Kelly OCG , a managed solution provider and business unit of Kelly Services, Inc., is currently seeking an Organic Chemistry Scientist for a long-term engagement at one of our Global clients in South San Francisco area. This role is a full-time, fully benefitted position. As a Kelly OCG employee you will be eligible for Medical, Dental, 401K and a variety of other benefits to choose from. You will also be eligible for paid time off, including holiday, vacation and sick/personal time.

We are seeking an experienced organic chemistry scientist to join our oligonucleotide chemistry team at South San Francisco site. In this laboratory-based position, the successful candidate will work closely with other team members and play an important role in oligonucleotide synthesis for our drug discovery projects. Strong people skills and the ability to thrive in a team and goal driven environment are key attributes. This individual must also excel in communication and have strong interpersonal skills necessary to influence in a collaborative multidisciplinary environment.

Key Responsibilities:

+ Synthesis, purification, and characterization of oligonucleotides in milligram to gram scale supporting all research and development teams

+ Maintaining a high level of productivity in the laboratory setting

+ Ensure good working order of all synthesis, purification and analytical equipment and maintaining a clean lab environment.

+ perform calculations, data analysis and interpretation of results.


+ Bachelors or masters degree in chemistry or biochemistry with 1-2 years of relevant experience, or Ph.D. degree in chemistry or biochemistry with 0-1 years relevant experience.

+ Experience in multi-step organic synthesis with any further experience in solid-phase synthesis a plus.

+ Experience in HPLC purification and analytical techniques including IE-HPLC, RP-HPLC UV-Vis and/or LC-MS.

+ Works well in a fast-paced environment under occasional demanding deadlines.

+ Excellent verbal and communication skills and attention to detail.

+ Excellent organizational and time management skills.

**Important information** : This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

To learn more about the Kelly Outsourcing and Consulting role please visit

**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 and connect with us on Facebook ( , LinkedIn ( and Twitter ( .

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. (
Posted: 2021-09-27 Expires: 2021-10-28

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