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Scientist, Strain Design

Kelly Services
Seattle, WA 98194
**Kelly Science and Clinical** is the worlds most recognized brand in science and clinical staffing with more than 100 locations in North America, Europe, and the Pacific Rim. Our scientists contribute to the research and development of the next generation of small molecule drugs, biologics and cellular therapies.


**Overview**


We are seeking a Scientist to join the strain design team, for one of our clients, a protein design and synthetic biology company that leverages their core expertise in structured-based computational protein design, machine learning and high-throughput testing, to design novel proteins and bio-catalytic processes for the sustainable production of performance ingredients and materials. **This is a temporary position for 6 months.**


**Responsibilities**


+ Work with _E. coli_ and _Bacillus_ , _Pichia_ , and potentially filamentous fungi.

+ Transform DNA into strains and test for protein or molecule production in 96 well microtiter plates and shake flasks.

+ Design experiments and analyze and interpret data.


**Qualifications**


+ PhD in biological sciences or relevant field.

+ Experience working with _E. coli_ is essential and skills with _Bacillus_ and _Pichia_ are a plus

+ Experience with making genome modifications.

+ Experience with general molecular biology techniques including PCR and assembling DNA fragments using Gibson Assembly

+ Experience with producing and analyzing proteins by SDS-PAGE is a plus


**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. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)
Posted: 2021-05-24 Expires: 2021-06-24

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