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Senior Scientist, Immuno-Oncology

Kelly Services
South San Francisco, CA 94080
**Title: Senior Scientist, Immuno-Oncology**


**Location: South San Francisco**


**Work Type: Full-Time, On-Site, Direct-Hire/Permanent**


**Job Summary:**


We are currently seeking an experienced and motivated immune-oncologist to lead our efforts in developing microbial immune therapeutics capable of tuning the immune system with molecular precision. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in immunology, cancer immunology, and/or the functional interactions between the host-associated microbiota and immune system. The candidate should be flexible, proactive, and excited to meet the dynamic needs of a fast-paced start-up company. This person will have a desire to contribute to a vibrant and dynamic culture. The candidate will have the interpersonal skills required to communicate and collaborate effectively with a first-rate scientific team. Importantly, you will play a critical role in devising novel microbiome therapeutics to support the development of meaningful cancer therapies.


**Core Responsibilities:**


+ Serve as the immunology and/or oncology lead on interdisciplinary research teams.

+ Provide expertise to establish goals, guide research strategy, and establish workstreams to effectively advance the program.

+ Design and execute relevant in vitro immunological assays and in vivo models to provide the rationale for a development path.

+ Collect, organize, and present scientific data to the research and management teams.

+ Work rigorously as an individual and passionately as part of a cross-functional team.


**Requirements/Key Qualifications:**


+ PhD in immunology, microbiology, or related discipline, with 2+ years of relevant industry and/or postdoctoral experience.

+ Understanding of the interplay between the microbiome and immune responses, especially in the context of oncology, would be a plus but not required

+ Demonstrated expertise in a wide range of cellular and molecular biology techniques, especially multi-parameter flow cytometry as well as data analysis and clustering.

+ Experience with complex in vitro primary cell models and animal models of cancer.

+ A strong ability to flex with the changing needs of a nimble, fast-paced research organization.


**_For immediate consideration apply today!_**


**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** **** **?**


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: 2022-05-30 Expires: 2022-06-30

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