Senior Scientist/Engineer

Arlington, VA posted on December 12

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Job Description

Strategic Analysis is seeking technical support staff with capabilities to support the development and management of current and planned programs at the intersection of marine science, materials science and engineering

The candidate is requested to support the development and management of current and planned programs at the intersection of marine science, materials science and engineering. Planned programs aim to develop novel bioinspired and biomimetic materials to support the Department of Defense (DoD). Ideal candidates will have experience in materials science, biological and bioinspired materials development and, ideally, marine science, as well as previous experience in providing direct support to a DARPA Program Manager in the development of a new start program, and in the subsequent support of the source selection process.  Candidates should have strong technical writing skills, ability to communicate complex scientific ideas to broad audiences, digest basic and applied research across areas of materials science and biomimetic and bioinspired materials chemistry, and demonstrate a willingness to explore the scientific literature for emerging technology.

Excellent organization, communication, and coordination are required. Must be able to handle a wide variety of tasks, such as briefing support and general administrative actions. Candidate must have a security clearance sufficient to allow unsupervised entrance and work within the DARPA facility. A TS clearance is preferred. Candidate should hold a Ph.D. in a field relevant to the support of materials science and biomimetic and bioinspired materials-related programs for the DoD, with the breadth of expertise to assess technologies across a broad range of applications.

Job Requirements

Candidate should hold a Ph.D. in a field relevant to the support of materials science and biomimetic and bioinspired materials-related programs for the DoD, with the breadth of expertise to assess technologies across a broad range of applications.

Required Experience and Skills:

  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Ability to communicate complex scientific ideas to broad audiences
  • Laboratory experience in understanding genetic analysis, epigenetics, and
  • phenotype-genotype relationships
  • Demonstrate a willingness to explore the scientific literature for emerging biotechnology
  • Excellent organization, communication and coordination
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products to include Excel, PowerPoint, and Microsoft Word.
  • Ability to work independently

Clearance:

Must be a US Citizen and have the ability to obtain a DoD Clearance within a reasonable period of time. Active DoD clearance preferred.

Benefits

  • Medical & Prescription Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account Program
  • Health Savings Account
  • 401K
  • Long & Short Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Gold's Gym Corporate Membership
  • Sick Leave
  • Annual Leave
  • Paid Holidays
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Wage

DOE

Experience

Any

Type

Full-time