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Scientist - 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 a Scientist 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:


+ Lead the advanced testing group, ensures QA and QC of work, provide technical review, direction, and feedback to others. Conduct advanced research. Design experimental approaches, provide critical evaluation of scientific data, mentor scientific staff and collaborates with other scientists and integration and start up of new technologies within the laboratory.

+ Coordinate advanced clinical testing of products developed from the VRC and partner organizations, such as the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

+ Contribute to the Vaccine Immunology Program project teams, responsible for supporting the assessment of biologics used for assay development and participating in strategic research that leads to innovation in a research environment.

+ Design and conduct experiments leading to the development and implementation of new or improved immunological methodologies. Leads project aspects to accomplish established milestones.

+ Represent the department in various departmental and interdepartmental committees that address scientific goals of the Vaccine Immunology Program and new initiatives.

+ Perform financial planning and budgetary management of reagents requirements.

+ Transfer relevant immunoassays in a standardized form for high throughput automated testing.

+ Build a capacity to automate standard assays for the VRC and develop the B cell immunology capability to ensure high throughput analyses of clinical trials within the CAVD, BMGF.

+ Apply knowledge of Federal Drug Administration (FDA) clinical trial and drug product regulations and policies to product development.

+ Provide strategic input into development of clinical protocols and assessment of phase 1 through phase 3 clinical trials.

+ Manage and maintain sample repositories.

+ Coordinate effectively within a diverse and stratified team environment.


REQUIREMENTS. The contractor must have:


+ Ph.D. in a scientific field. Three (3) years of specialized experience plus a Masters degree is equivalent to a Ph.D. Five (5) years of specialized experience plus a Bachelors degree is equivalent to a Ph.D.

+ Minimum of four (4) years of experience in a science related field.

+ Demonstrates expert knowledge working in the research laboratory environment.

+ Demonstrates expertise with laboratory assay and product development automation technologies.

+ Computer skills to include MS Office Suite.


**PLEASE APPLY ONLINE**

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.


**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** ****


Kelly connects talented people to companies in need of their skills in areas including Science, Engineering, Education, Office, Contact Center, Light Industrial, and more. Were always thinking about whats next in the evolving world of work, and we help people ditch the script on old ways of thinking and embrace the value of all workstyles in the workplace. We directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world, and we connect thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners in our outsourcing and consulting practice.


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. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)
Posted: 2021-02-15 Expires: 2021-03-18

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