28 days old

Senior Research Associate

Kelly Services
Foster City, CA 94404
Kelly Services is seeking a **Senior Research Scientist** for one of our biotechnology clients in Foster City CA.

Job Title: Senior Research Associate 1/II, Data Analyst Immuno-oncology/Biology

This is a long-term contract and pay is negotiable.

We are seeking a highly motivated Senior Research Associate I/II to join the Translational Medicine group. The appropriate candidate will play a key role in advancing our engineered T-cell chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) and T-cell receptor (TCR) pipeline and will contribute to the development of next generation therapies in the emerging field of cellular cancer immunotherapy. The successful candidate is expected to be familiar with data analytical and modeling tools to provide insights from translation data in clinical studies. The ability to design and execute biological experiments, troubleshoot assay related issues, analyze data and perform other duties is a plus. This is a 1-year contract position that will report to a Senior Scientist in the Translational Medicine department.

Desired responsibilities and expertise include, but at not limited to:

Perform data analysis from large, multi-center clinical studies, and support interpret data

Support the collection of genomic and transcriptomic data in house or at selected CROs to explore the association with clinical outcomes

As needed, support assay development and data generation using cell culture, ELISA-based assays, multi-color flow cytometry, PCR and single-cell analysis techniques, in support of human clinical trials with cell therapy products and reverse translation efforts.

Successfully execute and document laboratory procedures and experiments with great attention to detail

Present data findings at internal and cross functional meetings

Work cross-functionally with other research teams and with other departments within the company to learn necessary techniques, as needed

Other duties as assigned


MS preferably with up to 5 year of relevant academic/industry experience.

Hands-on experience in collecting and processing big data, preferably with R, Python and/or Spotfire

Advanced knowledge of cell biology, cancer biology, and/or immunology is preferred. Knowledge of CAR-T cell therapy is an advantage.

Experience with designing, executing experiments with several of the following techniques is a plus:

1. Bulk or single cell genomics (including RNA extraction and library preparation) and proteomics (e.g. Isoplexis/IsoLight)

2. Multi-color flow cytometry (BD platform) and data analysis by Flowjo or BD-Diva

3. Cell culture of cell lines and aseptic techniques as well as specific capabilities in isolation, stimulation and in-vitro expansion of primary cells, T-cell functional characterization assays

4. Experience in droplet digital PCR technology and multi-parametric ELISA-based assays is an advantage.

Strong organizational skills and record keeping

Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills are essential in this collaborative work environment as well as the ability to clearly and effectively present scientific data

Self-motivated and willing to accept temporary responsibilities outside of initial job description

Comfortable in a fast-paced matrix based work environment and able to adjust workload based upon changing priorities

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

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**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. 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: 2020-08-28 Expires: 2020-09-28

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