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Research Associate

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
**Research Associate, Drug Discovery, San Diego, CA**

Passionate about providing effective and safe therapeutics to patients who suffer from undruggable diseases? Seeking to join an innovative company with industry leaders and work on RNA-based drug discovery projects? Apply today for this great opportunity!

**Essential Responsibilities**

+ Support discovery efforts for internal pre-clinical programs and execution and development of pharmacology assays commonly utilized

+ Experience in sterile techniques, including maintenance of established cell lines needed for cell biology experiments

+ Perform transient and stable cell transfections using lipid-based approaches and viral transductions

+ Isolation, culture, and cryopreservation of human and animal primary cells such as hepatocytes.

+ Design and execute bioanalytical experiments such as ELISAs and Western blot assays

+ Maintain updated and well-organized lab notebooks and regularly present data to supervisors and project leaders

+ Manage and maintain equipment, reagents and dedicated laboratory environment needed to carry out assignments


+ BA/BS Biology or related discipline and 1+ years of industry experience

+ Experience with cell-based assays

+ Experience with the development, validation, and implementation of cell-based assays preferred

+ Experience developing, implementing, and troubleshooting assays preferred

+ Proficient at working independently as well as in cross-functional team settings

+ Excellent organizational and collaborative experience required for extensive interactions with team members

+ Ability to communicate effectively and collaboratively while building strong relationships across multiple departments

+ Proficiency working with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Prism

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**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 (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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: 2021-11-19 Expires: 2021-12-20

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