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Scientist (Cancer Research) - NIH - Bethesda, MD

Kelly Services
Bethesda, MD 20814
Kelly Government Solutions is a strategic supplier and business partner to the federal government and its key suppliers. Through our partnership with the National Institutes of Health, Kelly Government Solutions offers administrative, IT, engineering, scientific, and healthcare professionals the opportunity to work with the leading medical research center in the world. We are seeking an experienced individual to work as an **Scientist (Cancer Research)** at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD.

This is a long-term contract position which offers:

- Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefit package

- Optional health, vision, and dental plans

-Vacation leave as well as 10 paid federal holidays and 401K plan.

- Access to NIHs unparalleled resources and niche scientific initiatives

TASKS/SERVICES. The contractor shall:

+ Culture and genetically engineer primary and immortalized mouse and human cells.

+ Isolate DNA, RNA, and protein.

+ Perform CRISPR-based screens in human cell lines.

+ Perform next-generation sequencing and analysis of this data.

+ Perform qPCR and immunoblot analyses.

+ Perform flow cytometry analyses.

+ Design and clone new retroviral and lentiviral vectors.

+ Contribute to mouse-colony care, including genotyping, breeding, and back-crossing.

+ Collect data in laboratory notebooks and databases; analyze and interpret data.

+ Prepare reports and summaries based on results and findings.

+ Attend laboratory meetings; present findings and results to staff.

+ Maintain laboratory equipment and care contracts.

+ Work with staff on submitting requests for the procurement of lab supplies and

+ maintaining common cell lines.

+ Culture and transduce PMBCs and CAR T cells.

+ Make reagents of common use for the laboratory.

+ Work with staff on the preparation of NCI ACUC amendments and renewal forms.

**REQUIREMENTS. The contractor must have:**

**Certifications & Licenses**

+ Ph.D. in Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Immunology, Biochemistry or a relevant discipline

+ Minimum of five (5) years of related experience

**Skills (Ranked By Priority)**

1. In-depth understanding of scientific research, organizational structure and laboratory resources

2. Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills.

3. Strong verbal and written communication skills.

**1, 2, 3, 4, 5** _represents priority rankings, where 1 is highest priority and 5 is lowest priority of those ranked_


+ MS Office Suite

+ Graphpad Prism

+ Flowjo

**Note: Vaccination against COVID-19 is a requirement for all job opportunities offered through Kelly Government Solutions, in accordance with the Executive Order on Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors.**


When you apply, please know a Kelly Government Solutions Recruiter will review your resume and will contact you directly if your skills and experience match the requirements of this position; a full job description can be made available at that time.

Due to the high volume of inquiries, we regret that we cannot accept phone calls. Even if you arent contacted for this position, you are still part of our talent network. All Kelly recruiters have access to your profile, which expands your opportunities even further.

As a specialty talent company, Kelly is committed to doing the right thing for our talent and clients. We stand up for equity, inclusion, fair treatment, and opportunity for all as these build the foundation of our Talent Promise. With a focus on safety, value, well-being, investment, and opportunity, Kellys Talent Promise confirms our commitment to those in search of a better way to work and live and to help discover whats next.

It is obvious things are different than they were just a few months ago. Kelly is at the forefront of ensuring the safety of our employees in this new working environment. Be well and stay strong.

**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** **** **?**

Looking to connect with premier government agencies or the top 25 federal government contractors? Kelly Government offers a variety of full-time, project (SOW), seasonal, and surge support opportunities in science, engineering, technical, professional, and administrative support roles. Our experts will find you the opportunity that fits your schedule and interests and handle the details of transferring and processing all levels of security clearances. Its just another way we make the job search work for you.

**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: 2022-01-10 Expires: 2022-02-10

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