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Job #: R-00006694
Category: Life Scientist
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Health

Job Description:

Leidos's Military & Veterans Solutions Health Group is currently seeking a full time Veterinarian to support research at the Navy Medical Research Unit - San Antonio

Primary Responsibilities

a. 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.

b. Provide support for writing protocol-driven research proposal, animal use protocol, technical report, final reports, and peer-reviewed manuscripts.

c. Evaluate data sets (provided by the government and collected by the contractor).

d. Develop presentation materials, research Standard Operating Procedures, and present findings at technical and professional meetings.

e. Perform study procedures in accordance with IACUC and animal use regulations.

f. Set-up experimental equipment and ensure study staff are trained for experimental procedures in accordance with approved animal use protocols.

g. Provide support in development of establishment of in vivo and in vitro model systems, data acquisition, and data analysis.

h. Serve as an advisor to contract personnel.

Education and experience requirements:

-Bachelor's degree and 12 year's experience or Doctorate Degree in Veterinary Medicine and 8 years of experience.

Must have or be able to obtain Secret U.S. Government Clearance to be hired

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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