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Sr. Scientist (Molecular Biology) - San Carlos, CA

Kelly Services
San Carlos, CA 94070
**Sr. Scientist (Molecular Biology) - San Carlos, CA**

Salary Range DOE: $110-145k


Develop molecular biology approaches for single cells

Develop methods for long-duration phenotyping assays of various cell types inside microfluidic chips

Develop and troubleshoot phenotyping workflows including those analyzing single cell drug responses and cell-cell interactions

Develop and troubleshoot molecular biology workflows including cDNA synthesis, PCR, and primer design.

Develop and troubleshoot bioinformatics methods to analyze the sequencing results.

Work closely with a cross-functional team consisting of biologists, engineers and data scientists.

**Required Skills:**

Recent M. S. or Ph.D. in Molecular Biology with 2+ years of relevant experience in a research or industry setting

Strong experience with molecular biology techniques: RT, PCR and NGS library preparation including RNA-seq and/or DNA-seq

Use of molecular biology techniques with low sample inputs, such as single cells.

Experience with NGS sequencing platforms including Illumina sequencing.

Ability to work in a fast paced start-up work environment with ability to adjust workload based upon changing priorities

Outstanding verbal and written communication skills to clearly articulate ideas, protocols and concepts with biologists, engineers and non-scientists.

Familiarity with tools to analyze NGS data and the ability to perform data management functions in Python or SQL not required, but will be given priority

**Desired Skills & Experience:**

Experience with mammalian cell culture and protein expression systems

Experience with gene editing and related methods

Experience with cell based assays with image-based fluorescent readouts

Experience with RNA-seq with limited samples.

Excellent collaboration and interpersonal skills to work well with scientists and engineers having widely divergent backgrounds.

**_For immediate consideration apply today!_**

**_Questions? Please reach out to Dustin at DUSG877@kellyservices.com_**


**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: 2021-04-05 Expires: 2021-05-06

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Sr. Scientist (Molecular Biology) - San Carlos, CA

Kelly Services
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