Posted on: April 6, 2021
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impacted by the virus in your thoughts. Job #: R-00044421
Location: Groton, CT
Category: Testing and Quality Assurance
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Potential for Telework: No
Referral Eligibility : Eligible
Group: Health Description Job Description:Leidos Military &
Veterans Health Solutions Group is seeking a Test Engineer to
support our operations at the Naval Submarine Medical Research
Laboratory (NSMRL) in Groton, CT. NSMRL conducts research and
investigates the effects of medical, psychological, and performance
issues associated with the health and performance of naval
personnel in operational and non-operational settings. The Test
Engineer will be responsible for assisting in research studies and
analyses to determine the biomedical response of humans to
stressors identified in the special warfare, undersea, diving, and
submarine environments.Primary ResponsibilitiesThe ideal candidate
- Install, configure, and debug any issues with laboratory setups
used to perform testing of chemical sensing systems.
- Establish standard operating procedures for the safe and
effective operation of said chemical testing setups.
- Test and characterize the above mentioned chemical testing
- Test and characterize handheld, wearable and passive gas
detectors using the above mentioned chemical testing setup.
- --Establish standard operating procedures for the above
mentioned gas testing equipment based on the results of the
- Characterize the operation of the above mentioned handheld
chemical testing equipment at hyperbaric and hypobaric pressures.
- Collect, organize, and perform routine data analysis, and
verify/correct data entry.
- Maintain clear and accurate inventories and logbooks; collect
and record detailed observations about experiments.
- Assist with preparation of technical reports, summaries,
posters, data presentation, and protocols.
- --Conduct literature searches on identified topics relevant to
current laboratory practices/protocols.
- Provide support for scheduling and operation of laboratory
- Maintain compliance with established laboratory health and
safety guidelines, as well as established methods/procedures.
- Work is to be primarily performed on a government installation.
The normal work week is Monday through Friday 0800 to 1630.
- Some offsite travel (-10%) may be required for data collection
efforts, presentations, etc.Basic Qualifications
- Candidates must have completed a Bachelor's degree in
engineering, computer science, physics, or mathematics with 0-2
years of relevant experience.
- Candidates must have documented evidence of research methods
experience (Bachelors thesis or course work in research
- The candidate will be required to acquire, at a minimum, a
SECRET classification access level. Preference will be given to a
candidate who already has this clearance level.
- Due to Federal contract requirements, US citizenship is
- Candidates must demonstrate the ability to interact and
effectively communicate both written and orally with a wide variety
of people.Preferred Qualifications
- Familiarity with HIPAA, PHI/PII compliance, etc. is highly
- Foundational knowledge of MATLAB, LabView, Tableau, JAVA or
Python is desired.
- Computer literacy, Microsoft Office proficiency and working
knowledge of statistical software preferred.
- Skills should include a foundational and theoretical
understanding of general scientific principles.Experience in a
human subject research setting and experience in the US federal
government system is highly desired.External Referral
Bonus:EligiblePotential for Telework:NoClearance Level
Family:Testing and Quality Assurance About LeidosLeidos 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 38,000 employees support vital
missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in
Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately
$11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more
information, visit www.Leidos.com . Pay and BenefitsPay 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 .Securing
Your DataLeidos will never ask you to provide payment-related
information at any part of the employment application process. And
Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent
from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting
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other personal information, please report the email to
email@example.com .Commitment to DiversityAll qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship,
religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic
information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry,
domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or
expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis
prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment
qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with
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