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Scientist II, Manufacturing Sciences (Pleasanton, CA)

Kelly Services
Pleasanton, CA 94588
**Scientist II, Manufacturing Sciences (Pleasanton, CA)**

**Pay Rate: $32/hr**

**Day Shift: M-F, 8-5**

How you will make an impact?

The Pleasanton manufacturing sciences group is seeking for an experienced and highly motivated Scientist to work with a team in developing manufacturing processes for DNA/RNA/modified oligonucleotides. The candidate will have a strong understanding of nucleic acid chemistry, a broad understanding of instrumentation required for manufacturing processes, strong writing skills, and the ability to collaborate efficiently as part of a cross functional team including manufacturing, R&D, Product Managers and external partners.

What will you do?

+ Work with team to investigate trends, performs statistical analysis to analyze the trends, conduct root cause analysis, provide recommendation and implement corrective action for processes.

+ Provide technical support to manufacturing department.

+ Assist practical process improvement efforts that improve the manufacturability of the product.

+ Lead multiple projects and initiatives concurrently to meet product as well as process release/transfer timelines.

+ Collaborate with departments across the organization such as suppliers, operations, logistics, QA, EHS, and R&D to resolve technical issues and support products.

+ Prepare and present written and oral reports to manager, extended R&D teams, and senior leadership.

+ Perform other responsibilities to support the needs of the department, as assigned.

How will you get here?


+ BA/BS Degree, 2+ years/ MS Degree, 1+ years of experience in oligonucleotide synthesis.


+ Proven ability to organize and consistently run a smooth cost-effective operation. Must have strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate processes, timelines and schedules clearly. Strong problem solving skills required.

+ Proficient in Microsoft Office software applications especially in Excel visual basic applications.

+ Must be capable of multi-tasking and being flexible to meet changing priorities.

+ Must be highly organized and have strong project management skills.

+ Maintain confidentiality of laboratory data and procedures

**Knowledge, Skills, Abilities**

+ Broad experience with instruments that are used for oligonucleotide manufacturing such as oligonucleotide synthesizers, HPLC, MS, Spectrophotometer, PAGE, liquid handlers.

+ Good reasoning, trouble-shooting skills and strong logical thinking ability.

**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: 2021-04-28 Expires: 2021-05-29

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