30 days old

Sr. Scientist

Kelly Services
Newark, CA 94560
**Title:** Sr. Scientist (Pre-Clinical R&D)

**Employment Type:** Direct Hire

**Company Information:**

Our Client is a private biotechnology company based in Newark with a new, fully human heavy-chain antibody (HCAb) platform based on transgenic rats. Their mission is to develop next-generation antibody-based therapies for the treatment of cancer, antibiotic-resistant bacteria, and emerging viruses. Our Client has several products in pre-clinical and clinical development for the treatment of solid and hematologic cancers.


We are seeking a highly motivated and detail-oriented Senior Scientist in pre-clinical development, with the following skills to join our team

The ideal candidate will have a doctoral degree or equivalent in a Life Sciences related field such as immunology, cancer biology, cell biology or biochemistry with a minimum of 8-10 years of post-doctoral experience in the biotech/pharma industry or a reputed academic lab. Experience with biologics is required.


+ Background and experience in in vitro and in vivo pharmacology, translational medicine, immunology, immuno-oncology, mechanism of action studies, ability to draft and review documents for regulatory filings (pre-IND, INDs) is required.

+ Proven experience with antibody therapeutics, human T cell-based studies, mouse xenograft models and high-throughput cell-based assays is highly desired. Deep mechanistic understanding of current immuno-oncology therapies, biomarkers, therapeutic rationale for clinical combinations and emerging targets is desirable.

+ Track record of creative problem solving and the ability to contribute in a team setting is essential. Managerial skills and team leading capabilities are highly desired.

+ The ability to manage multiple projects independently and efficiently, to communicate clearly and effectively and build open and collaborative relationships is essential. A positive attitude and a strong attention to detail are also required.


We are a fast-growing start up offering challenging scientific work in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. We have high-profile partnerships with our venture capital investors and leading biotechnology partners. We are a flat organization and you will have the opportunity to collaborate with experts from across our organization and learn every aspect of how a startup grows. We offer excellent benefits including:

+ Fully paid medical, dental and vision insurance

+ Life insurance

+ Stock options on day one

+ Discretionary annual bonus

+ 401(k) with match

+ Group lunches

+ Gym membership

+ Transport to the train station and surrounding transportation hubs

+ Vacation and sick leave

+ Commitment to staff mentorship and personal growth

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

With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest-regarded scientific organizations
providing 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 95 of the Fortune 100 companies, and found opportunities for more than 9,000
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.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect
with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,
Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is
committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity
is The Law.
Posted: 2019-07-19 Expires: 2019-08-19

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