Kelly Services® has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. We are proud to offer a long-term temporary opportunity to work as a Research Associate at a prestigious Fortune 500® company working in Santa Monica.
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Job Title: Research Associate
The Contractor will be assisting in deep analytical characterization of cell therapy product. You will also be assisting in planning and executing laboratory studies, analyze experimental data and carefully document resultant information. You will participate in laboratory activities to support analytical and process development as well as the characterization of T cell products.
Responsibilities and Duties
• Support sample management for clinical, commercial and process analytical testing
• Perform data entry and data reporting for sample inventory and reagent inventory
• Perform daily lab activities such as formulating media, culturing cells, passaging cells, calculating quantities of reagents, performing cell counting, receiving and organizing clinical/commercial samples, cryopreserving cells
• Document work using GXP
• Perform general lab duties
• Other duties as assigned
Bachelor's degree in cell biology, biochemistry, molecular biology or related field required with 2+ years of experience in similar role in a laboratory
Experience with aseptic technic as well as primary and mammalian cell culture
Experience with other techniques in molecular biology, such as PCR and ELISA is a plus
Ability to follow laboratory procedures with attention to detail and successfully execute experiments at the bench
Ability to think critically and demonstrate troubleshooting and problem solving skills
Strong organizational and record keeping skills
Comfortable in a fast-paced environment with minimal direction and able to adjust workload based upon changing priorities
Self-motivated, detail-oriented, and willing to accept temporary responsibilities outside of initial job description
While most of the schedule will be during a standard work-week, occasional weekend work will be required
Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel is essential, and knowledge in statistical programming language such as R and Python is a plus
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Serving clients around the globe, Kelly provided employment to more than 540,000 employees in 2013. Revenue in 2013 was $5.4 billion.
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