The Defense Health Operation of Leidos is currently looking for a licensed Veterinarian to support biomedical research at the Naval Medical Research Unit, San Antonio (NAMRU-SA) in San Antonio, TX. NAMRU-SA conducts gap driven combat casualty care, craniofacial, and directed energy research to improve survival, operational readiness, and safety of Department of Defense personnel engaged in routine and expeditionary operations.
Develop and conduct protocol-driven scientific research addressing various aspects of military medicine, including, but not limited to: hemorrhage and resuscitation, immunomodulation, biomedical systems, and bioassay development.
Provide support for writing protocol-driven research proposal, animal use protocol, technical report, final reports, and peer-reviewed manuscripts.
Evaluate data sets (provided by the government and collected by the contractor).
Develop presentation materials, research Standard Operating Procedures, and present findings at technical and professional meetings.
Perform study procedures in accordance with IACUC and animal use regulations.
Set-up experimental equipment and ensure study staff are trained for experimental procedures in accordance with approved animal use protocols.
Provide support in development of establishment of in vivo and in vitro model systems, data acquisition, and data analysis.
Serve as an advisor to contract personnel
Education/Experience: Doctor of Veterinarian Medicine with a minimum 4 years of experience
Current certification in American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS); American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Course; American Red Cross CPR (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation); or equivalent. Web based classes do not meet these standards.
Willing to comply with COVID-19 related mandates
The candidate will be required to acquire, at a minimum, a SECRET classification access level. Preference will be given to a candidate who already has this clearance level
Due to Federal contract requirements, US citizenship is required
Experience with animal model research
Naval Health West - NHW
Pay Range:Pay Range $94,250.00 - $145,000.00 - $195,750.00
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 46,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $14.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2022. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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