**Kelly Scientific Resources** is currently recruiting for a **Scientist** to join **Research and Development** for High-plex Microscopy for Cancer Biomarkers. This is a six-month contract position in Seattle, WA. **Responsibilities:** + This position will have a key role on the development of a novel new spatial profiling technology, an approach for measuring expression levels of proteins and nucleic acids in a highly multiplexed manner in specific areas of tissues a new paradigm in Digital Immunohistochemisty. + The work is highly interdisciplinary and will involve working closely with biologists, hardware and software engineers, and external customers. + Take initiatives to conceive, design and carry-out hypothesis driven feasibility experiments to drive the development of the chemistry as well as inform the design of the hardware/software. + Work interactively with biophysicists, nucleic-acid chemists, fluorescence imaging specialists, and hardware/software engineers **Requirements:** + Ph.D. in immunology, cancer-biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, or related field. + 1-2 years of industrial and/or post-doctoral work experience Extensive experience with human immune-oncology + Extensive experience with Immunohistochemistry + Strong wet bench and assay development skills related to consumable reagents development. + Experience with imaging and assays involving tissue preparations, especially FFPE formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue. + Experience with protein detection methodologies, proteomics, multiplexed protein assays and handling antibodies + Experience with RNA and DNA sample preparation, genomics and a wide variety of nucleic acid protocols High degree of computer literacy with frequently used software such as Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Project Management, Excel, ImageScope. + R and python experience preferred Experience in next generation sequencing is plus. + Experience with scripting and automation of laboratory equipment / microscopes for new assay workflow development + Experience with fluorescence-based detection technologies including single molecule detection Experience with bright field and fluorescent microscopy applied to tissue and cellular imaging. **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 9,000 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 2017 was $5.4 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.