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Scientist III Molecular Biology

Kelly Services
Austin, TX 78703
Kelly Services has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. We are proud to offer a long-term temporary opportunity to work as a **Scientist II, Molecular Biology** at a prestigious Fortune 500 company working in **Austin** **.**





**Important information:** This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, you must use the Submit Resume button to submit your resumes. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter for this position ( Brooke.Schoen@kellyservices.com ) however your resume must be received via the Submit Resume button included within.





**Job Title:** **Scientist III, Molecular Biology**





**Pay $38**




1. Technical experience:

2. nucleic acid extraction from FFPE, blood, tissue or cells (familiar with automation is a plus)

3. hands-on experience with analytical testing including qubit, bioanalyzer, Tapestation, qPCR (NGS experience is a plus, but not required)

4. independently analyze data and familiar with Microsoft excel, ppt etc

5. Working experience:

6. Stable work history, no job hopping within short period of time

7. Industry experience is preferred

8. Fast-pace work environment

9. Team player



**Required responsibilities** :




+ Will work in a fast-paced environment and contribute as a team member to meet pre-defined goals

+ Will apply technical knowledge to develop kits/reagents/instruments for nucleic acid purification from various sample types, which include FFPE, blood, plasma, cells and tissues

+ Will conduct experiments in molecular biology laboratories (including a BSL2 lab) on a continuous basis

+ Perform sample extraction on automated instruments and all the quantitation testing using various analytical tools

+ Develop a hypothesis and then design the necessary set of experiments to test the hypothesis with limited guidance

+ Maintain accurate and detailed lab notebooks and appropriate documentation based on the scientific method enabling other scientists to reproduce their experiments

+ Analyze the data derived and explain the outcome of their experiments

+ Prepare regular reports documenting experiments and present research data to a broader team

+ Able to exercise independent judgment within generally defined procedures, laboratory methods and techniques



Skills and attributes:




+ Strong laboratory and technical hands on skills required:

+ Pipet and perform procedures reproducibly

+ Prepare solutions routinely from either powder or stock solutions following formulations

+ Operate most basic lab equipment such as computers, centrifuges, UV light box and camera, quantitation instruments, Agilent Bioanalyzer, PCR and qPCR instruments, plate reader

+ Routine experience with most common molecular procedures such as nucleic acid isolation, PCR, RT-PCR

+ Level of comfort with complex biological instrumentation such as microtomes and homogenizers (preferred but not required)

+ Familiarity with next-generation technologies such as library prep, sequencing, digital PCR. Hands-on experience is a plus

+ Experience with nucleic acid purification automation

+ Experience working with BSL2 sample types

+ Familiar with basic Microsoft tools including Word, Excel, and Powerpoint

+ Creative and innovative

+ Good writing & presentation skills

+ Strong documentation and organizational skills

+ Strong multi-tasking skills

+ Works well in a team setting, help coordinate tasks within the team, inspires and co-ordinates people to achieve specific goals

+ Shows initiative by taking on new tasks, beyond what is generally expected





**Requirements:**



Bachelors or Masters degree in Biological Science, chemistry, biochemistry, biomedical engineering or related field.



At least 3-5 years laboratory experience in either academic or industry setting. Industrial experience in product development is preferred. Experience in regulated background is a plus.






1. Technical experience:

2. Nucleic acid extraction from FFPE, blood, tissue or cells (familiar with automation is a plus)

3. Hands-on experience with analytical testing including qubit, bioanalyzer, Tapestation, qPCR (NGS experience is a plus, but not required)

4. Independently analyze data and familiar with Microsoft excel, ppt etc.

5. Working experience:

6. Stable work history, no job hopping within short period of time

7. Industry experience is preferred

8. Fast-pace work environment

9. Team player









**We invite you to bookmark our Web site and encourage you to review it regularly for new opportunities worldwide:** www.kellyservices.com at http://www.kellyservices.com/ **.**



**_Kelly Services is a U.S.-based Fortune 500 company. With our global network of branch locations, we are uniquely positioned to provide our customers with international staffing support and our employees with diverse assignments around the world._**



**Kelly Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer**








**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/non-traditional 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2020-11-04 Expires: 2020-12-17

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