23 days old

Senior Scientist Translational Sci

Kelly Services
Gaithersburg, MD 20898
Kelly Services is currently seeking a Senior Scientist Translational Sci in Gaithersburg, MD to work a contract assignment of 8 months for one of our top clients. Kelly is a full service workforce solutions provider to 98% of the Fortune 100 companies. We provide employment to more than 700,000 people annually and we deal with some of the largest and best companies both nationally and locally.

**Primary Responsibilities of the** Senior Scientist Translational Sci **includes:**

Top Skills:

1) Translational science knowledge/ /experience

2) Responsible/accountable/ strategic in the way that they work

3) Project management - knowing how to track is very important

4) There will be a lot of phone calls with CROs and assay vendors, so someone who is good on the phone is a big plus

5) Knowledge of translational biomarkers and project management of a biomarker program would be ideal. Need someone who can drive the existing strategy, so its more of an operational role than strategic

Sr Scientist in the BioPharmaceuticals R&D, Respiratory, Inflammation and Autoimmunity, Precision Medicine Development

+ This role is with a team of translational medicine leaders, lab-enabled scientists and data science analysts to mine proteomic, genomic and microbiome data from clinical trials and from external collaborations.

+ While this is not a laboratory-based role, the candidate is expected to be highly knowledgeable regarding methods and laboratory techniques especially as they apply to clinical and translational research.

+ The candidate will contribute to best practices and other initiatives within a fast-paced translational science department.


o Experience developing strategies for biomarker samples and implementation of biomarker protocols; preference for candidates with experience in a clinical setting

o Experience in laboratory techniques and assays commonly utilized in translational and/or clinical research, such as immunoassays, including a sound knowledge of assay development

o Exceptional organizational skills with attention to detail; demonstrated project management skills with limited supervision

o Outstanding verbal and written communication skills; ability to write technical reports

o Knowledge of drug discovery and clinical development.

Strongly desired:

o Experienced in assembling, analyzing and interpreting large datasets including genomics and proteomics, together with a sound understanding of critical development functions, e.g. clinical and biostatistics

**Education and Experience Requirement of the** Senior Scientist Translational Sci **includes** :

+ Master of Science, MD, PhD/MD or PhD degree in a relevant scientific field (e.g. molecular biology, cell signaling, genomics, bioinformatics, chemical engineering, data sciences and statistics).

+ A minimum of 7 years post Master of Science or 5 years post-MD/PhD experience in an academic and/or industry setting.

**Additional Information:**

+ Contract assignment, duration 8 months.

+ Work schedule: full-time, first shift.

**Kelly Temporary Employee Perks:**

+ Group medical, prescription, vision, dental, life, and short-term disability insurance options that are available for purchaseand the coverage is portable*

+ Service bonus plan and Holiday pay plan, if qualified

+ Weekly electronic pay options

+ Free online training campus available

+ Exclusive online employee community

+ Corporate discounts

**Apply Now!**

This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position you must submit your resume to the Scientific Recruiter listed below:

Sandy at: (reference Job BH#: 1645271)

Thank you for your interest in the assignment.

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

With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest regarded scientific organizationsproviding you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help advance. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 10,000 scientific professionals last year.

You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.

**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. at
Posted: 2019-11-18 Expires: 2019-12-19

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