Kelly Services Research Associate- Cell-Based Assays- Seattle, WA in Seattle, Washington
Kelly Scientific is in search of a Research Associate to join a growing therapeutics company based in Seattle, WA. This individual will work in a collaborative environment to perform process analytics testing to support process development programs within the company. This position will report to the head of Cell-Based Assay Group, an analytical testing group that values data quality, high productivity and teamwork.
This is a one-year contract position working M-F 8am-5pm.
Execution of multiplexed cell-based assays (killing assays, mixed lymphocyte reactions, ELISA, Luminex etc.)
Execution of multiparameter Flow cytometry (Phenotypic, functional assays, etc.)
Data analysis and reporting with an emphasis on high quality data and quick turnaround
Improve current methods and processes to increase throughput and efficiency within the analytical core group
Work with partners in a matrix group structure to support assay development and assay transfer
Timely and thorough documentation of experiments in an Electronic Laboratory Notebook
Author reports detailing experimental work and summarizing results
Order, track, and maintain inventory of lab supplies and reagents
BS in a scientific discipline with 1-3 years (1+ years with MS) of relevant lab experience
Solid knowledge of immunology and cell biology techniques and data analysis
Ability to work in a self-driven, fast-paced team environment and prioritize work from multiple projects within a flexible work schedule
Demonstrated experience with aseptic technique and cell-based assays
Excellent problem-solving skills
Proficiency utilizing MS Office products
Detail oriented with strong scientific technical writing and presentation skills
Trained in multiparameter flow cytometry as well as FlowJo and JMP analysis
Prior experience handling and analyzing primary human T cell function and phenotype in a high-throughput setting.
Familiarity with development and / or commercialization of cell-based therapeutics.
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