Biomedical Consultant, Senior

Key Role:

Work in a fast-paced, highly collaborative environment to assist with the technical program management of research and development (R&D) efforts. Leverage expertise in the subject matter to advise clients in multiple areas, including molecular biology, synthetic biology, biochemistry, genetics, and biomedical data analysis with a particular focus on the innovative applications of biological principles and properties. Provide strategic assessments of novel scientific discoveries and emerging technologies for a larger client portfolio. Draft and edit documents for a range of technical audiences.

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience with research in the fields of molecular biology, biochemistry, or genetics, including research as a graduate student

-5+ years of experience with authoring technical papers, reports, or program plans for both technical and non-technical audiences

-Ability to show multiple first-author contributions to peer-reviewed papers or patents

-Ability to explain and present complex scientific concepts to a broad audience

-Ability to commute to Arlington, VA

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-PhD degree in Molecular Biology, Molecular Biophysics, Biochemistry, or Genetics

Additional Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience with postdoctoral academic or industrial research

-Experience in working with government agencies

-Experience with science and technology policies

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills, including scientific writing

Clearance:

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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