1+ months

Research Associate, (Gene Therapy) - Santa Ana, CA

Kelly Services
Santa Ana, CA 92701
**Research Associate, (Gene Therapy) - Santa Ana, CA**

Kelly Scientific has an exciting opportunity for a **Research Associate II** to work with one of our top clients in Santa Anna, CA whose focus is on bioprocessing and cell culture applications

**Summary:** As a **Research Associate** , you will conduct research under the direction of a supervisor leading to the support of product and process development. The Research Associate will conduct all activities relating to process development, understanding cell culture media formulations and providing technical support

**Duties and Responsibilities:**

+ Design experiments related to media preparation, raw material analysis, and media formulation optimization

+ Develop physical scale-down models that represent particular risk factors of full-scale media prep processes

+ Identify critical factors required for a successful technology transfer from bench scale to production

+ Analyze data and build statistical models to predict process performance

+ Develop and perform various physiochemical assays to predict and troubleshoot formulation failures

+ Prepare formal reports and presentations for group meetings

+ Communicate research and development findings in cross-disciplinary team meetings as well as with external partners

+ Actively participate in group/project meetings

+ Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and reading technical publications

+ Adhere to Good Documentation Practices & Good Laboratory Practices

**Minimum Requirements:**

+ BS degree in a Molecular/Cell Biology or a related field; MS preferred

+ Ability to use professional concepts, company's policies, and procedures to performe a wide range of assigned work and solve complex problems

+ Ability to demonstrate potential for technical proficiency, scientific creativity, collaboration with others and independent thought

+ Experience with Media preparation, quantitative PCR, flow cytometry, ELISA, and data analysis preferred

+ Proficient in using statistical software such as Excel, Graphpad Prism, etc.

+ Experience with AAV and/or lentivirus vectors production is a BIG plus

+ Advanced knowledge of Cell Culture Media, Biochemistry, and Cell Biology, including experience with mammalian and virus cells

+ Advanced knowledge of basic laboratory equipment (scales, pH meters, etc.)

+ Knowledge of commonly used experimental/research concepts, practices, and procedures

+ General knowledge of computer systems and productivity software

+ General knowledge of project management

+ General knowledge of GMP and GLP procedures

+ Excellent English verbal and written communication skills

**For immediate consideration apply Today! Questions? Call Kevin at 623-688-2142 email at**

**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: 2021-01-25 Expires: 2021-03-04

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Kelly Services
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