Kelly Services Research Associate - T-Cell Characterization in Seattle, Washington
Kelly Scientific is currently recruiting for a Research Associate to work as part of T cell Product Characterization to work at a quickly growing, innovative therapeutics company in Seattle, WA. This Research Associate to be a key member of a team that develops and implements T cell characterization strategies that enable clinical development of gene-engineered T cells. This is a temporary position that will go through the rest of the year.
Execute experiments to interrogate the phenotype and function of gene-modified T cell drug products from experimental and clinical manufacturing processes.
This is a lab-focused role that will require independence in experimental design, execution and data analysis. The Research Associate will generate data to support process development programs and clinical trials.
Emphasis on hands-on participation in the lab conducting flow cytometry, cell-based immunoassays, and next-generation cell interrogation techniques.
Partner with senior staff and project leads to design and execute experiments, and graph data.
Support lab infrastructure, including sample management, maintaining reagent inventories, and data management.
Perform literature review to identify novel analytical approaches for interrogating T cell function.
Participation in both independent and collaborative environments across research, process development, and clinical development teams. Present data to cross-functional groups within Juno.
Ability to handle multiple tasks, prioritize effectively and work well in a highly matrixed team environment, with flexibility to navigate dynamic project goals.
Bachelor’s degree with 0-3 years of experience in the field of Immunology, Cell Biology, or Cancer Biology, preferably in an industry setting. Must have familiarity with molecular and cellular immunology concepts and techniques.
Demonstrated competency in tissue culture, flow cytometry, multiplex ELISA assays, and in vitro T cell functional assays
Experience with nucleic acid extraction
Working knowledge of various data analysis and visualization tools (JMP, R, Spotfire, Prism, etc.), as well as flow cytometry analysis software (FlowJo, FACSDiva, etc.).
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