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Kelly Services Associate Scientist in Devens, Massachusetts

Kelly Services is currently recruiting for an Associate Scientist to work onsite with a leading biotech company in Devens MA .

Duration: 6 months

Pay rate: $41.00 per hour

We are seeking a highly motivated Assistant/Associate Scientist at the center of excellence for biologics development. The Assistant/Associate Scientist within Biologics Development Upstream group will participate in the development and optimization of upstream processes for production of biologics at different clinical stages.

Company is the industry leader in immuno-oncology with life-saving medicines and a rich clinical portfolio of diverse modalities including monoclonal antibody, antibody drug conjugate, fusion protein, and combination regimes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Participate in the execution of bench-sale experiments using shake flasks and lab bioreactors to perform process development and characterization. Utilize molecular biology and cell biology techniques to characterize gene expression and cellular metabolism.

  • Under general direction, the position requires participation in the design and execution of experiments, interfacing mainly with upstream, sometimes with downstream and analytical personnel to achieve process development objectives

  • Work effectively in a cross-functional process development team and be able to work independently to accomplish overall project goals


  • BS or MS degree in Chemical/Biochemical Engineering, Cell or Molecular Biology, or a related discipline with 0-2 years of industry experience

  • Hands-on experience on lab bioreactor operation with cell culture is highly desirable.

Why Kelly ® ?

Kelly® Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interests—it’s the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

About Kelly ®

At Kelly, we’re always thinking about what’s next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we’re a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (