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Scientist

Kelly Services
Spring House, PA 19477
Kelly Outsourcing & Consulting Group (KellyOCG), a managed solution provider and business unit of Kelly Services, Inc., is currently seeking a Scientist for a long-term engagement at one of our Global clients in Springhouse, PA. This role is a full-time, fully benefitted position. As a KellyOCG employee you will be eligible for Medical, Dental, 401K and a variety of other benefits to choose from. Youll also be eligible for paid time off, including holiday, vacation and sick/personal time. All KellyOCG employees receive annual performance reviews.


Please send your resume to Alicia Cali at alic019@kellyservices.com or call/text at 216.256.7768


**Org unit name: Compound profiling - SH**


**Position Title: Scientist, Cell Biology/Biochemistry**


The Compound Profiling group in Discovery Technologies and Molecular Pharmacology at R&D is seeking a highly motivated bench scientist with diverse experience in assay development/optimization and execution. In this role, you will be responsible for weekly delivery of screening data to project teams to support medicinal chemistry effort in optimizing small molecules in multiple hit-to-lead and lead optimization programs. Major activities include optimizing and executing a variety of biochemical and cell-based assays suitable for establishing structure activity relationships. The successful candidate will work closely with the teams in both Therapeutic Area and Discovery Technologies and Molecular Pharmacology to miniaturize and execute assays which support drug discovery effort. We seek individuals with a strong ability to meet cycle time and deliver high quality assay results while fostering an environment of collaboration, collegiality and positive communication.


**Roles and Responsibilities**


Conduct testing of project compounds in multiple cellular and biochemical assays in laboratory to support drug discovery R&D


Analyze and review the cellular and biochemical assays pharmacology data and provide interpretation of the results and suggestion for follow up experiment when it is appropriate


Consistently deliver high quality data to the project teams within timelines


Communicate the results to the project teams and upload all the data into database


Troubleshoot pharmacology experiments when necessary to ensure delivery of consistent and high-quality data.


Maintain excellent experimental records in electronic notebook in compliance of standards.


Prepare documents that accurately describe individual steps required to perform a given protocol or task and update as required, adhering to standards.


Coordinate activities for multiple projects, identify problems and proactively implement solutions.


**Qualifications**


+ A minimum of B.S. degree in biological science or related field is required.

+ Experience in cell-based and biochemical assay optimization and working knowledge of conventional assay formats and technologies such as HTRF, ELISA, FP, fluorescence and luminescence is desired.

+ Experience with laboratory instrumentation, such as plate reader, Combi, or Tempest is desired.

+ Experience with Microsoft Office Suite and GraphPad Prism is preferred.


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


The Managed Solutions practice within Kelly Outsourcing and Consulting Group (KellyOCG ) is one focus within the full array of Kelly Services workforce solutions.


Kelly Services has transformed from the staffing industry pioneer to a leading workforce solutions provider. KellyOCG is the distinguished outsourcing and consulting segment of Kelly Services, known for applying a forward-looking approach that enables companies to make strategic workforce planning decisions that impact their business and competitive advantage.


The Managed Solutions practice area of KellyOCG is dedicated to partnering with clients to architect and implement solutions that put them in a position to meet their operational obligation to their organization and freedom to focus on their more strategic business needs.


**AboutKelly Services** ****


As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to have a role in managing employment opportunities for more than one million workers around the globe. We employ 550,000 of these individuals directly with the remaining workers engaged through our talent supply chain network of supplier partners. Revenue in 2015 was $5.5 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/kellyservices) , LinkedIn (http://www.linkedin.com/company/kellyservices) and Twitter (https://twitter.com/kellyservices) .


Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)
Posted: 2021-06-04 Expires: 2021-07-05

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