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Scientific Systems Engineer - CONTRACT

Kelly Services
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Join the forefront of innovation in genetic analysis for research clinical applications. Our teams develop platforms, consumables, and reagents that help bring criminals to justice, ensure reproductive health, accelerate disease research, advance methods for syndromic testing of infectious diseases and viruses, and keep the world s food supply safe.


As the leading provider of genetic analysis solutions and leveraging the resources of our enterprise, our technologies have great impact worldwide. And as a member of our team, you can play a critical role in helping us fulfill our global mission of making the world healthier, cleaner, and safer.


**How will you make an impact?**


You will work in collaboration with engineers, scientists, and business professionals to develop new instruments, applications and reagents for the business of Human Identification. As a member of a cross-functional team, you will help design products from feasibility through product release. You will work on products from many different fields, such as DNA sequencing, Rapid DNA Analysis, qPCR and digital PCR.


The Engineering contractor will have responsibility for following leadership with focus to drive Division objectives as follows:


+ Exercise judgement and experience in life sciences to understand customer needs and deliver products with high performance relative to those needs

+ Partner with technical leads in chemistry, assay design, software design and system hardware to commercialize products

+ Conduct/facilitate trades among the different technical disciplines to deliver optimized product performance

+ Participate in data analysis and troubleshooting

+ Ensure that decisions are data-driven, by designing experiments, analyzing data, and presenting results

+ Key experiences should include:

+ Experience in the product development life cycle for biotechnological products

+ Experience in developing and analyzing Capillary Electrophoresis products

+ Experience with nucleic acid sample extraction, purification, preparation and characterization from a variety of biological sources.

+ Good organizational skills, including the ability to efficiently evaluate, prioritize and handle multiple programs/projects and priorities.

+ Experience with hardware development mechanics, optics, electronics


**How will you get here?**


+ Education: BS degree in bioengineering, biomedical engineering, chemical engineering, biochemistry, molecular biology, physics, or a related field

+ Experience: BS+2 or more years experience developing life science instrumentation, consumables, and assays in an R D setting, preferably in Human Identification

+ Demonstrated ability to design, execute and present experiments

+ Demonstrated success working in a global matrixed-environment

+ Demonstrated ability to effectively build relationships


**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. 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)
Posted: 2021-03-26 Expires: 2021-04-26

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