Sr. Biological Scientist

Organization
Tauri Group
Job Location
Ft. Belvoir, VA
Salary
up to $125K
Benefits

Full benefits

Job Description

The Tauri Group is seeking a qualified professional Sr. Biological Scientist with expertise in toxicology or medicinal chemistry and industrial experience in drug development for the Advisory and Analysis Services (A&AS) contract with the Defense Threat Reduction Agency. This work is located in Ft. Belvoir, VA.

The selected candidate will work within a multidisciplinary team providing scientific analysis and program assistance on current and emerging applications addressing concerns in the area of therapeutic medical countermeasure development for chemical warfare threats. The scientist, acting as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) will be involved in review and evaluation of research proposals, the initiation, design, development, execution, and implementation of scientific research projects in the biological sciences, and preparation of briefings for internal and external audiences of varying levels of scientific expertise. The selectee will also assist with coordinating interdepartmental activities and research efforts.  Experience with drug formulation and PK/toxicology are highly desired.  A good understanding of statistics and modeling, particularly in the context of evaluating proposals, publications and progress reports would be helpful. There is a strong preference for experience relating to industrial R&D of therapeutics or methods and strategies.

Requirements

Required Qualifications:

  • Active/current Secret Clearance required.
  • Doctorate and 9+ years of experience in toxicology preferred, but outstanding candidates with a Master of Science and 12+ years of recent, relevant experience are encouraged to apply. Desirable disciplines include but are not limited to microbiology, biochemistry, pharmaceutical chemistry, immunology, epidemiology, physiology, and drug development.
  • Familiarity with portfolio management is required.
  • Excellent communication skills for interface with customers. 

Desired Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with scientific program development, planning, programming and reporting is preferred.
  • Understanding of government contracting processes is preferred.
  • Familiarity with FDA approval/licensure requirements and processes is highly desirable.

 

 

How to Apply

Send resume to [email protected]

About Our Organization

The Tauri Group is seeking a qualified professional Sr. Biological Scientist with expertise in toxicology or medicinal chemistry and industrial experience in drug development for the Advisory and Analysis Services (A&AS) contract with the Defense Threat Reduction Agency. This work is located in Ft. Belvoir, VA.

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