Kelly Services Scientist in Lexington, Massachusetts
Kelly Services is currently seeking a Scientist (Developmental Specialist) in Lexington, MA to work a contract assignment for one of our top clients. Kelly Services is a full service workforce solutions provider to 98% of the Fortune 100™ companies. We provide employment to more than 700,000 people annually and we deal with some of the largest and best companies both nationally and locally.
Duration of contract: 9 month contract
Schedule: Full-time, 40hrs/week, 8a-5p
Primary Responsibilities of the Scientist includes:
Complete assigned activities relating to design/interpretation of scientific experiments in pre-formulation / pharmaceutical property assessment
Responsible for the completion of pre-formulation and formulation experiments leading to the improvement of long-term stability of proprietary drug products
Develop freeze-dried/liquid formulation of biologics
Responsible for the analysis of stability samples
Interpret data from experiments performed to assess stability of drug substance and product
Works directly with other scientists, analytical staff, and quality groups internally to assure completion of delegated tasks that provided results are on-time, documented, technically sound and robust.
Author/review development documents
Works closely with Project leads
Interacts with external partners including testing laboratories, CROs and CMOs
Some domestic travel may be necessary
Education and Experience Requirements of the Scientist includes:
B.S and/or M.S in Pharmaceutical Science, Pharmacy, Biochemistry, Chemistry, or Chemical Engineering
3+ years industry experience in pre-formulation assessments, drug delivery or biologics formulation development • Excellent interpersonal skills
Strong problem solving abilities with a strong work ethic and dedication to completion of assignments
Demonstrated written and oral communication skills
Familiar with the development of freeze-dried formulations of biologics, HPLC techniques such as reverse phase, SEC, IEC, and with cGMPs and Quality Assurance Guidelines
Must be well-organized and self-motivated, and possess an independent work style.
Excellent oral and written communication skills including the ability to deliver good presentations and well written technical documents.
Demonstrate sound scientific judgment in decision-making while keeping open communications to ensure that all work and deliverables are timely and of high quality
K elly Temporary Employee Perks:
Group medical, prescription, vision, dental, life, and short-term disability insurance options that are available for purchase—and the coverage is portable*
Service bonus plan and Holiday pay plan, if qualified
Weekly electronic pay options
Free online training campus available
Exclusive online employee community
This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, you must submit your resumes. Thank you for your interest in the assignment.
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.
AboutKelly Services ®
As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2016 was $5.3 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .
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. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm