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Job #: R-00007723
Location: Beavercreek, OH
Category: Life Scientist
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Health

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Lfe Scientist III for a contingent effort to support the intramural human use research at the Naval Medical Research Unit Dayton, OH. This role is contingent upon award.

Life Scientist II and perform the following duties:
- Work in collaboration with military and civilian researchers to manage and conduct research in the areas of warfighter health and performance.
- Write grant proposals to compete for research funding.
- Lead execution of research projects by determining requirements, obtaining/developing necessary laboratory equipment and materials, developing and monitoring progress and financial plans, developing documentation and coordinating approval of related of human subjects use and/or animal use documents, and managing resources necessary to meet project goals.
- Prepare presentations, publications, and other products for non-research technical and general audiences.
- Report findings, outcomes, and recommendations to the fleet through formal meetings, presentations, briefings, and publications.
- Coordinate the activities of lower-level research personnel and provide training as necessary and/or appropriate.

Basic Requirements:
  • BA or BS/MA or MS Degree in appropriate field of research, including but not limited to toxicology, biology, environmental health, biochemistry, chemistry, microbiology, and biomedical sciences
  • 8+ years of experience with BA/BS
  • 6 years of experience with MS degree
  • Ability to obtain Secret Clearance


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 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

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