Kelly Services Scientist/Sr. Scientist in Palo Alto, California

Scientist/Sr. Scientist

Location: Palo Alto/Menlo Park

Role & Responsibilities:

•Design and develop novel immunoassay and optimize current ones on our platform

• Exhibit good interpersonal skills and the ability to work in interdisciplinary teams.

•Identify problems, communicate them to the team, and develop solutions Screen reagents.

•Utilize experience with assay development, protein conjugation, and multifactorial optimization to design and develop immunoassays that measure the level of a substance in a biological liquid.


•PhD or equivalent in Biomedical Science, Biological Science, or related; and 2+ years of industry experience in life science research.

•Experience in ELISA development and related problem solving.

•Proficient in antibody conjugation and purification techniques.

•Must also have experience in: Standard analytical methods i.e. Chromatography, Spectroscopy, buffer formulation, Enzyme reagent optimization.

•Experience working with biological specimens.

•Great attention to detail.

•Ability to analyze data and plan for next steps.

•Proficient in MS Word, Excel, use of statistical analysis software and report writing.

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 11,000 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.

About Kelly Services®

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Category: Biotech/Clinical/R&D/Science