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Sr. Scientist - Downstream Process Development

Kelly Services
Vancouver, WA 98661
+ Job title: **Sr. Scientist - Downstream Process Development**

+ Location: **Vancouver, Washington**

+ Salary: **135-150k**

**Sr. Scientist** needed to serve as a leader on the Downstream Process Development team. As part of the downstream process development management, you will have the opportunity to take ownership for the development of robust processes, tech transfer, new technology initiatives, workflow implementation and creating an environment that fosters collaboration and communication across multi-disciplinary teams.

Client is a drug and target discovery company harnessing deep learning and synthetic biology to expand the therapeutic potential of proteins. They have built a platform to identify novel drug targets, discover optimal biotherapeutic candidates, and generate the cell lines to manufacture them in a single efficient process.


+ Manage a sub-team of downstream process development scientists and researchassociates.

+ Train and mentor junior team members to assist in their development, providingknowledge transfer, hands-on technical training, modeling best practices, and settingpriorities and clear expectations.

+ Serve as subject matter expert for downstream process development

+ Develop downstream processes for large molecules including the design, execution ofexperiments, data analysis and interpretation of results

+ Generate and review high quality technical documents, procedures and scientificpresentations to communicate experimental results and conclusions

+ Actively engage and collaborate across functional teams to advance projectobjectives

+ Drive continuous improvement and provide technical expertise to ensure timelyresolution of project related issues and gaps.


+ PhD or MS degree in biochemistry, biochemical engineering, process engineering orrelated field

+ 5+ years of industry experience in biologics downstream process development

+ In-depth understanding of purification processes (chromatography, filtration, depthfiltration, column packing, tangential flow filtration) and equipment (AKTA)

+ Understanding of regulatory and quality requirements for biological processdevelopment at various developmental phases

+ People management experience leading indirect or direct reports in a matrixorganization

**Preferred Skills:**

+ Industry experience developing downstream processes for biologics produced inmicrobial and mammalian expression systems.

**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. (
Posted: 2022-06-01 Expires: 2022-07-04

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