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Upstream Scientist I

Kelly Services
Cambridge, MA 02238
Every day, Kelly Scientific & Clinical connects professionals with opportunities to advance their careers, and we currently have a direct-hire opening for an Upstream Scientist I near Cambridge, MA with an exciting organization


+ Serve as SME in one cell culture process development

+ Lead next generation lentiviral vector process development activities form IND to commercialization

+ Design, direct and execute studies aimed at deepening scientific understanding of process impacts on product quality attributes

+ Drive process characterization and validation strategies

+ Lead cross functional teams

+ Write/review experimental plans, protocols, reports and manage experimental timelines to meet team goals

+ Review and summarize data via technical reports, batch records, etc. and present scientific data

+ Mentor and guide associate scientists

+ Potential to lead or assist in technology transfer from Development to GMP Manufacturing and provide on the floor support to GMP manufacturing

+ Potential to author or review CMC sections for regulatory filing


+ PhD or BS with 8+ years of experience, MS with 5+ years of experience in development of cellular and gene therapies is required

+ Upstream experience

+ Cell culture process development to produce biologics or more specifically viral vectors

+ Knowledge of GMP/ICH/FDA regulations preferred

+ Ability to mentor co-op, project leadership, passionate team member

+ Experience in scale-up, process characterization, DoE tools preferred

+ Good scientific aptitude (hypothesis, design and execution of experiments, data analysis and scientific conclusions)

+ Experience with bioreactors desired

+ Experience with high-throughput process development techniques and statistical design of experiment (DoE) is preferred

$100-120K/year target salary depending on experience

Relocation assistance

**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: 2021-06-04 Expires: 2021-07-05

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