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Research Associate - In Vitro Vector Characterization

Kelly Services
Cambridge, MA 02238
**Kelly Science and Clinical is seeking candidates for a Research Associate position in the Cambridge, MA area with an innovative Biotechnology company!**

**Length:** 12+ month contract opportunity

**Hours:** 40/week - Mon-Fri

**Compensation:** Up to $40/hr dependent on experience

**Direct responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:**

Utilization of AAV vector characterization assays such as genome titer by ddPCR, genome integrity assay, empty/full particle ratio assay, endotoxin assay, and cell-based assays to support gene therapy programs

Material preparation for in vivo experiments, including buffer exchange and material concentration

Maintain electronic laboratory notebook

Sample submission and result management


2+ years of experience in the biotech/pharmaceutical industry/post-bachelors research

Hands-on experience with molecular biology techniques (qPCR, ddPCR, DNA gel electrophoresis, SDS-PAGE, WB, ELISA, etc.) required

Previous experience with mammalian cell culture required

Ability to independently execute and analyze in vitro molecular biology experiments

Strong communication and organizational skills

Ability to productively collaborate in cross-function teams


Previous experience working with AAV or other gene therapy vectors

Previous experience in molecular cloning

Previous experience in protein or vector production and/or purification

**Education:** BS or MS in scientific field (biology, biochemistry, biotechnology, etc.)

**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/non-traditional 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2020-10-05 Expires: 2020-11-05

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