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Sr. Research Associate- Seattle, WA

Kelly Services
Seattle, WA 98194
**Sr. Research Associate**

**Location: Seattle, WA**

Typical Daily Work Hours: **Mon-Fri Standard Working Hours**

Contract Length: **6 months**

Weekend/OT - **Not required but may happen**

Kelly Scientific would like to present a great Contract opportunity as a **Sr. Research Associate** at a Biotech company in Seattle, WA.

The Senior Research Associate in the analytical development team will execute flow cytometry experiments to interrogate the phenotype and function of gene-modified T cell drug products from experimental and clinical manufacturing processes. This is a lab-focused role that will require experimental execution and data analysis. The Senior Research Associate will generate data to support method development for release testing and characterization of gene-engineered T cells. Individuals with previous experience in analytical method development and/or flow cytometry are highly encouraged to apply.

**Job Duties**

Emphasis on hands-on participation in the lab conducting flow cytometry experiments.

Partner with senior staff and project leads to execute experiments and analyze data.

Support lab infrastructure, including sample management, maintaining reagent inventories and data management.

Participation in both independent and collaborative environments across research, process development.

Write and review test methods, SOPs, and reports.

Verify data and maintain a thoroughly documented ELN.

Ability to handle multiple tasks, prioritize effectively and work well in a highly matrixed team environment, with flexibility to navigate dynamic project goals.

**Education and Qualifications**

Bachelors degree with 3-5 years experience post-degree in the field of Immunology, Cell Biology, or Cancer Biology, in an academic or industry setting.

Competency in one or more of the following areas is required: tissue culture, aseptic technique, flow cytometry, and in vitro T cell functional assays.

Working knowledge of flow cytometry analysis software (FlowJo, FACSDiva, FCSExpress, etc.) and visualization tools (JMP, R, Spotfire, Prism, etc.).

Experience with BD flow cytometry instrumentation (FACSCanto, Fortessa, Symphony, etc.).

Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, etc).

Excellent time management skills.

**Preferred Skills**

Previous experience with assay development

Trained in multiparameter flow cytometry.

Prior experience handling and analyzing primary human cells.

Experience in analytical method development

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

Kelly Science 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. 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: 2020-06-22 Expires: 2020-07-23

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