Scientist, Senior

Key Role:
Serve as a scientific or technical expert in biological or biochemical sciences while working with world-class scientists in driving forward research efforts. Provide strategic assessments of new technologies in support of organizational goals, create technical reports, present findings, track technical progress, develop technology program plans, and perform other related tasks as required by the clients. Assist with technical program management, program development, and briefing materials for government research and development (R&D) efforts. Work as a problem solver called upon to recommend possible solutions to complex or ambiguous client challenges. Apply consulting expertise to define the scope and appropriate approach to new assignments. Serve as a mentor to junior team members. Contribute to studies and proposals for generating intellectual capital, as required and build and maintain trusted relationships with mid-level clients.
Basic Qualifications:
-10+ years of experience with a scientific, engineering, medical, veterinary, or public health field, including biology, chemistry, biochemistry, bacteriology, virology, epidemiology, toxicology, immunology, environmental science, engineering, physics, mathematics, or geology
-4+ years of experience with providing scientific support to major programs or system development efforts related to human, animal, or plant health and medical consequences of Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) events

-Secret clearance

-DHS Suitability

-MA or MS degree
Additional Qualifications:
-MA or MS degree in a scientific, engineering, medical, veterinary, or public health field
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

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