27 days old

Scientist II

Kelly Services
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Kelly Services is seeking a **Scientist II** for our biotechnology client in **Carlsbad, CA**

+ **Pay Rate: $30.00**

+ **Job title: Contingent Worker - Hourly, Scientist II**

+ **onsite**

+ **Shift Times/Days: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm but should be flexible with some weekend work if necessary**

+ **Interview process: Phone & virtual**

+ **Length of assignment: Temp through the end of Jan 2022 with the opportunity for a full-time position at the end of the contract depending on many factors**

Scientist III R&D Molecular Biology, CSD, IVD Development

We are seeking a Scientist III to join our R&D team for development of next generation sequencing assays for use in clinical laboratories. Responsibilities will include sample preparation, instrument calibration and operation, data analysis, study panning and reporting. A background in molecular biology, biochemistry, or similar discipline is required. Significant experience in a diagnostic assay development setting is a must.


+ Working with a multidisciplinary technology team for the development of next generation sequencing assays that will be used in clinical laboratories.

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

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

Eligible candidates will contribute to:

+ Next generation sequencing using 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, NGS, 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 Qualification (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 Ion Torrent NGS systems

**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. (
Posted: 2021-03-24 Expires: 2021-04-24

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