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Scientist - Analytical Development

Kelly Services
South San Francisco, CA 94080
**Title:** Scientist - Analytical Development

**Location:** South San Francisco

**Position Summary:**

We are seeking an innovative, creative, and detail-oriented Scientist to join our team in South San Francisco. This position will work with the Director of Analytical Development to develop assays for cell therapy products from various platforms. Our ideal candidate is a self-motivated individual with a passion for improving current manufacturing practices for cell therapies.


+ Actively contribute to method development, optimization and pre-qualification of various analytical methods and provide analytical service support

+ Plan and execute analytical procedures in support of characterization, lot release, and stability testing of drug substance and drug products

+ Guide and train associates in the team

+ Develop and troubleshoot assays as needed

+ File data and complete experiment report in a timely manner

+ Analyze/summarize experimental data and present findings at both internal and external meetings.

+ Present data at departmental meetings

+ Contribute toward the optimization and improvement of cell therapy manufacturing platforms

+ Assist with laboratory maintenance cleaning, equipment maintenance, biohazard waste removal

+ Manage reagent and consumables inventory and ordering as needed


+ BS or MS in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Biology or related subject with 4-6 years of analytical experience in the cell and gene therapy manufacturing field

+ OR PhD in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Biology or related subject with 0-2 years of analytical experience in the cell and gene therapy manufacturing field

+ Extensive experience in immune cells phenotyping by multicolor flow cytometry

+ Extensive experience in cell-based assays, multiplex ELISA or qPCR/ddPCR assays

+ Experience in drafting SOPs and COAs

+ Strong background in cell biology, immunology and molecular biology

+ High attention to detail

+ Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment

+ Self-motivated and passionate about advancing the field of cell therapies

+ Knowledge of Good Laboratory Practices and current Good Manufacturing Practices is a plus

+ Self-awareness, integrity, authenticity, and a growth mindset

+ Experience in immune cell phenotyping and cell-based assays are important requirements.

+ This is a multidisciplinary role this individual will interface across many parts of the company with scientists, researchers, and engineers to develop the best solutions possible.

+ The successful candidate will be well versed in analytical development.

+ Candidates should enjoy working in a fast-paced, mission-driven environment, and be prepared to tackle a broad selection of challenges as the company grows.

**_For immediate consideration apply today!_**

**_Questions? Please reach out to Jessica at jessica.rubano@kellyscientific.com_**

**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: 2021-11-22 Expires: 2021-12-23

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