This position provides Assistance and Advisory Support (A&AS) to the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) Chemical and Biological (CB) Defense Department, Diagnostics and Detection Division (RD CBA). The Diagnostics and Detection Division has a portfolio of science and technology projects in the areas of detection of chemical and biological threats in near real time, and research targeting diagnostic S&T and device development
This position is the Technical Lead / Scientist for the Division providing both scientific and project management support to the client for developing chemical and biological detection and diagnostic technologies. The Technical Lead is responsible for analyzing problems and developing experimental or theoretical techniques for formalized engineering or scientific studies. The successful candidate will resolve a variety of technical problems leading to advanced engineering studies designed to increase efficiency or reduce costs; prepares technical manuals, reports and procedures reflecting advance knowledge in assigned area of expertise; and evaluates proposals and makes recommendations based on sound scientific principles and practical considerations.
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