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Research Scientist-Proteomics and Biochemistry

Kelly Services
Manassas, VA 20110
**Kelly Services is seeking a Research Scientist for a 6 month temporary opportunity which has the possibility to be extended, in Manassas, VA.**


**Research Scientist position in the area of Proteomics and Biochemistry.**


**About the Position:**


Considering the nature of our translational research group and the projects that the candidate will work on, the position requires an individual who has demonstrated proficiency in laboratory skills. Candidates should have an interest in clinical research projects to decipher complex biochemical pathways and mechanisms of inhibition. The selected candidate will have excellent organization and prioritization skills. The selected candidate is expected to be open to learning new techniques and working in a highly independent and interdisciplinary environment.


**Responsibilities** :


+ This research position requires an intersection of protein chemistry, polymer, and conjugation chemistry skills for integrating material sciences into clinical translational research.

+ Responsibilities include protein analysis and quantification, polymer surface functionalization, hydrogel synthesis and characterization, dye protein interaction characterization, quality control, quality improvement, and research and development activities commensurate with a PhD level.

+ Specific tasks include various spectrometry and spectroscopy techniques, immunoblotting/immunoprecipitation, microscopy, and data analysis.

+ Projects will encompass functional studies in cancer, infection disease, and microbiome.

+ The incumbent will also communicate research progress to colleagues, present research at conferences, and write grant proposals and articles for publication.


**Required Qualifications:**


+ PhD in Biotechnology, Biochemistry, or a related field is required along with research experience in cancer and infectious disease biomarker discovery

+ Demonstrated expertise in polymerization techniques, nanotechnology, bioconjugation techniques, and mass spectrometry

+ Excellent oral and written communication skills; Demonstrated skills in organizing, prioritizing, and problem-solving; Demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision and utilize sound decision-making skills

+ Experience in handling and purifying biological fluids for proteomic and genomic analysis

+ Proficiency in the use of personal computers, word processing applications, and spreadsheet applications with demonstrated scientific writing ability.


**Preferred Qualifications:**


+ Strong background in statistical analysis is desirable.


**APPLY NOW!**


**For immediate consideration, please send your resume in a WORD document to gaut985@kellyservices.com**


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**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. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)

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Posted: 2021-09-03 Expires: 2021-10-04

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