Kelly Services Variant Scientist in Ann Arbor, Michigan

Every day, Kelly Scientific Resources connects scientific professionals with opportunities to advance their careers, and we currently have a direct-hire opening for a Variant Scientist near Ann Arbor, MI.

The Variant Scientist will be involved in the classification of genetic variants across a wide range of disease areas.

Responsibilities:

  • Classification of variants identified in patients following genetic testing

  • Helps drive and streamline variant classification processes to ensure accurate and timely reporting

  • Literature curation, assessment of functional studies and mining public databases for variant specific knowledge

  • Collaboration with multidisciplinary teams and external partners

Requirements:

  • M.S. or Ph.D. in Life Sciences with a molecular genetics/biochemistry focus.

  • Must have experience with variant classification

  • Previous industrial experience required

  • Experience with carrier testing is a plus

  • Familiarity with publicly available resources for variant classification and their limitations

  • Proficiency in summarizing, analyzing and conveying complex variant information clearly and adjusting communication to audience

  • Expertise in population genetics and/or RNA splicing is a plus

  • Must be a self starter

This is not a remote position.

Why Kelly ® ?

With Kelly, you’ll have access to some of the world’s highest-regarded scientific organizations—

providing you with opportunities to work on today’s most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant

projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits you’ll 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 career—connect with us today.

AboutKelly Services ®

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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.