29 days old

Scientist II

Kelly Services
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Kelly Services is seeking a **Scientist II** for one of our biotechnology clients in **Carlsbad, CA.**

This is a 1 year contract and pay is negotiable.

**Job Description**

**Scientist II R&D, CSD, IVD Development**

We are seeking a Scientist II to join our dynamic R&D team to take part in the development of next generation sequencing assays for use in clinical laboratories. A background in molecular biology, biochemistry, or related discipline is required. Significant hands-on experience in a molecular biology laboratory setting is a must.


+ Working with a multidisciplinary technology team on the development and validation of next generation sequencing assays

+ Responsibilities will include sample preparation, instrument operation and data analysis

A background in molecular biology, biotechnology or biochemistry is required.

**Eligible candidates will contribute to:**

+ Validation of Next generation sequencing assays based on the Ion Torrent Technology

+ Development of diagnostic assays that comply with various regulatory standards

+ Development of testing protocols and compilation of project reports

+ Product verification and validation

**Minimum Qualifications (must have):**

+ BS Degree, 3+ years/ MS Degree, 1+ years of industry/academic experience

+ Strong skills in molecular biology (including DNA, RNA and protein handling, PCR, qPCR, quantification methods)

+ Knowledge of basic data analysis and interpretation (proficient in Microsoft Office)

+ Basic knowledge of genomics

+ Ability to follow molecular biology protocols and strictly adhere to all steps

+ Be comfortable working in a large and busy laboratory with many other team members

**Preferred Qualifications (nice to have):**

+ Work experience in a clinical laboratory or core laboratory facility

+ Experience with design control documentation

+ Broad knowledge of sequencing and molecular amplification methods

+ Experience with NGS

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**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.

Posted: 2020-09-25 Expires: 2020-10-26

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