Leidos Research Associate II in SAN ANTONIO, Texas
Leidos's Military & Veterans Health Solutions Group has a contingent opening for a Research Associate II to support the Naval Medical Research Unit in San Antonio, TX. This position is contingent upon contract award.
o Assists with administrative tasks, including preparation and revision of contracts, IACUC and IRB protocols, proposals, manuscripts, report and presentation editing and review.
o Ability to coordinate the implementation of clinical research studies, including regulatory requirements, maintenance of study records and all activities associated with internal and external audits.
o Assists in ordering and maintaining inventory of supplies.
o Aids in drafting contracts for equipment and services.
o Initiates and maintain regulatory IACUC/IRB requirements.
o Modifies and plan research experiment schedules, procedures, and tests.
o Ability to research and collect data through complex laboratory/scientific experiments, techniques, and procedures, library research, or through other means for research projects.
o Oversees the work of more entry level staff.
o Assists with preparation for presentations and written published articles.
o Writes and edits material for publication and presentation.
o Reports on status of research activities.
o Oversees and instructs research and support staff on technical procedures, equipment operation, and laboratory maintenance.
o Schedules and coordinates research activities.
o Education requirements are Bachelor’s degree plus five years’ experience or Master’s degree.
US Citizenship required. Must be able to obtain and maintain a government security clearance
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.