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Research Associate I (S. San Francisco, CA)

Kelly Services
South San Francisco, CA 94080
**Research Associate I (S. San Francisco, CA)**


We are proud to offer an exciting temp. opportunity to work as a Research Associate I at an innovative, entrepreneurial and well-known Pharmaceutical company located in the South San Francisco. Join this team of employees who are helping to improve healthcare by developing and manufacturing pharmaceutical products that positively affect the lives of patients.





Temporary Assignment for 1 year (may extend longer)



Full-Time (40 hours a week), Monday-Friday





**Job Description:**



This is a temporary position in Biochemical and Cellular Pharmacology. This is an opportunity to be on the ground floor of the development of a novel cell-based screening platform for early stage small molecule lead discovery.




+ Develop and validate a robust cellular assay to support high throughput screening for small molecule drug leads.

+ Be involved in the development of a triage strategy to prioritize molecules of interest from the initial screening hits, and will be responsible for recommending top leads to the team based on this data.

+ Design experiments to understand the mechanism of action of tool compounds and lead compounds of interest.

+ Communicate results clearly in both written and oral form, and will need to effectively collaborate with a diverse group of scientists contributing to the team.






**Job Requirements:**



Must have BS/MS degree in any field related to cell biology. Preferably 2+ years wet lab experience in cancer biology or a related field in either an academic or industry setting.Self-starter that can critically analyze and interpret data relevant to the effect of small molecules on cell biology, and effectively communicate that knowledge with other team members.




+ Experience with cellular assays and tissue culture is a must.

+ We would prefer experience with luciferase detection, BRET, fluorescent microscopy and high throughput assay development.

+ Basic understanding of cancer biology and small molecule pharmacology.

+ Ability to analyze large data sets using informatics software would also be desired.





**_Apply Now!_**






**Research Associate I (S. San Francisco, CA)**



JOB DESCRIPTION:



**Req: 9351769** Client: Genentech Manager: Date Start: 06/17/2019 Type: Contractor - Staffing **Dept: 1321: SM BCP** Supplier: Date End: 06/19/2020 Requisition Status: Pending Worker: General Info Resume/Portfolio Description Requisition Status: Pending Status Reason: Pending Sourcing Reason: Special Project Reason Detail: Manager: Department: 1321 : SM BCP Research Functs : Young Function : Biochem Cell Pharm : Biochem Cell Pharm Job Category: Research - Discovery Job Code: Research Associate I:Research Associate I Job Title: Research Associate I Keywords: Number of Positions: 1 Remaining Positions: 1





**Duties** : We have an opening for a temporary position in Biochemical and Cellular Pharmacology. This is an opportunity to be on the ground floor of the

development of a novel cell-based screening platform for early stage small molecule lead discovery.




+ Develop and validate a robust cellular assay to support high throughput screening for small molecule drug leads.

+ Be involved in the development of a triage strategy to prioritize molecules of interest from the initial screening hits, and will be responsible for recommending top leads to the team based on this data.

+ Design experiments to understand the mechanism of action of tool compounds and lead compounds of interest.

+ Communicate results clearly in both written and oral form, and will need to effectively collaborate with a diverse group of scientists contributing to the team.



**Skills:**




+ Self-starter that can critically analyze and interpret data relevant to the effect of small molecules on cell biology, and effectively communicate that knowledge with other team members.

+ Experience with cellular assays and tissue culture is a must.

+ We would prefer experience with luciferase detection, BRET, fluorescent microscopy and high throughput assay development.

+ Basic understanding of cancer biology and small molecule pharmacology.

+ Ability to analyze large data sets using informatics software would also be desired.



**Education** : The candidate must have BS/MS degree in any field related to cell biology. Preferably 2+ years wet lab experience in cancer biology or a related field in either an academic or industry setting.



**Required:** Assay Development, Cell Biology, Pharmacology, Tissue Culture, Biochemical



**Additional:** Cellular, Self-starter, Toxicology



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



With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest-regarded scientific organizations
providing you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant
projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help
advance. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100 companies, and found opportunities for more than 9,000
scientific professionals last year.


You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world
a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.




**AboutKelly Services** ****



As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit kellyservices.com 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: 2019-08-02 Expires: 2019-09-02

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