18 days old

Research Associate

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
Kelly Services has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. We are proud to offer a temporary opportunity to work as an **Research Associate** at a prestigious **Pharmaceutical** company working in **San Diego, CA.**

This is a 12-month contract position at 40 hours per week.

**Important information:** This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, you must use the submit now button below to submit your resumes.

**Job Description:**

**Typical Daily Work Hours - 8am to 5pm some flexibility in start/end times, Candidates should be open to working Weekends likely just for a few hours on occasion /or OT work which is rare**

1-year contractor to assist the high-throughput screen to uncover novel substrates of E3 ligase complex as novel drug candidates for the treatment of various cancers.

+ Molecular cloning and generation of stable cell lines

+ Perform high-throughput screen, quality control and data upload

+ Utilize CRISPR technology to determine the therapeutic relevance of novel oncology targets.

+ The successful candidate will work collaboratively in a multi-disciplinary environment, and will have the opportunity to work closely with discovery project teams and scientists across the Oncogenesis TRC functional areas.

+ Plan and execute scientific experiments related to one or more programs

+ Design research protocols in collaboration with the principal investigator

+ Assist senior researchers in executing, conducting analysis and reporting results

+ Perform high-throughput screen to uncover novel substrates of E3 ligase complex

+ Generate stable cancer cell lines via retroviral or lentiviral transduction

+ Conduct various cell based assays to characterize drug candidates

+ Interprets data, troubleshoots and recommends corrective actions for routine problems

+ Familiarity with literature and internal best practices to identify opportunities to improve productivity and quality of work


+ Bachelor or Master's degree in a scientific discipline with 1-3 years of wet lab research experience

+ Experience with molecule cloning, western blot analysis, immunoprecipitation, lentiviral/retroviral infection, cell line construction, DNA/RNA/protein extraction, and flow cytometry

+ Math skills for routine calculation

+ Excellent time management, organizational skills and multitasking

+ Strong communication skills, both written and oral Comments

+ We will consider candidates from academic institutions without industry experience.

**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: 2020-11-11 Expires: 2020-12-12

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