Research Scientist ( R-00084206-OTHLOC-PL-2D0039 )
The Defense Group (DG) at Leidos currently has a contingent opening for a Research Scientist to work in Dayton, OH at Wright Patterson Air Force Base or our Alexandria, VA office supporting our Air Force Research Laboratory customer. This is an exciting opportunity to utilize your research, mathematical, and data skills for Joint Service missions where warfighters are or may be exposed to chemical, biological, or radiological hazards. The challenges our customer faces require a multidisciplinary approach to providing sound scientifically defensible solutions and guidance.
Review existing information on warfighter performance in a compromised operational environment, such as one contaminated with chemical or biological weapons or radiation.
Generate and analyze data and construct models from data to develop an overall methodology for determining performance deficit(s) in a compromised environment.
Collect data and review data from performance tests.
Perform statistical analyses on multiple data sets.
Review other statistical data from operational performance tests as required.
Create ad-hoc coding solutions
Prepare briefings and give presentations.
Prepare detailed technical reports.
4 years of related experience
Bachelor’s Degree in biochemistry, bioengineering, chemistry, mathematics, or physics
Must be able to obtain and maintain at least a SECRET Security Clearance
Basic programming experience (e.g. R, Python)
Experience with MATLAB
Experience with LINUX and/or virtual machines
Certified to participate in human subject research
Good technical writing skills required
Master’s Degree or 3 years of experience in lieu of Master’s degree.
Able to maintain a TOP SECRET Security Clearance
Familiarity with Air Force Research Laboratory and/or Naval Medical Research Unit - Dayton
Familiarity with the Hazard Prediction and Assessment Capability (HPAC) software
Java programming experiencePay Range:Pay Range $74,750.00 - $115,000.00 - $155,250.00