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Senior Research Associate

Kelly Services
South San Francisco, CA 94080
**Title:** Senior Research Associate

**Location:** South San Francisco

**Job Description:**

The individual will work within a cross-functional technical team to help drive the production of protein components for research and pre-clinical programs. The role will involve multiple functions in the lab with an emphasis on mammalian cell culture and protein expression, but also protein purification, analytics and protein conjugation.

**Primary Responsibilities:**

+ Perform protein expression using both mammalian cell culture transient transfection and stable cell lines in the 25-mL to 10-L scale

+ Plan and execute experiments in the areas of protein purification, analytics, and protein conjugation

+ Manage and maintain mammalian suspension cell lines

+ Contribute to the growing knowledge base of the technology platform through protein expression and purification analysis

+ Develop and execute detailed SOP s and document experiments in an electronic lab notebook system

+ Present at team meetings and across company as needed to drive studies and inform on assay and process development

+ Support ongoing operation of lab, including ordering lab supplies for protein production


+ Bachelor or Master degree in biological sciences, biochemistry, or a related discipline

+ Minimum 2 years of hands-on experience in industry with an emphasis on cell culture and protein purification

+ Required experience working with mammalian cell cultures using sterile techniques

+ Experience with mammalian suspension cells and protein expression is highly desired

+ Eagerness to learn protein expression, purification, and analytics techniques

+ Ability to work independently in the laboratory and in cross-functional teams

+ Values and establishes effective interpersonal relationships companywide

+ Comfortable working collaboratively in a small, fast-paced environment

+ Ability to quickly adjust to shifting project demands and priorities

+ Excellent oral, written and presentation communication skills; innovative with a strong sense of initiative

+ Ability to lift up to 25 lbs with assistance

**_For immediate consideration apply today!_**

**_Questions? Please reach out to Jessica Rubano at jessica.rubano@kellyscientific.com_**

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**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 (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. (
Posted: 2021-11-12 Expires: 2021-12-16

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