Noblis is positioned to provide technology and operational solutions to senior decision makers in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in the Science and Technology (S&T) Directorate. The DHS S&T Directorate is the primary research and development (R&D) element of DHS and manages science and technology research, from development through transition, for the Department's operational components and first responders to protect the homeland. DHS S&T works with DHS components and other sector-specific agencies to increase public and governmental awareness of potential chemical and biological threats, and to strengthen the nation's preparedness and response against these threats.
This Sr. Scientist role provides technical and programmatic support in the DHS Science and Technology Directorate, as part of a multidisciplinary team of high-performance professionals supporting the client's most vexing technical and technological challenges, and developing solutions to counter current, emerging, and future homeland security threats. Specifically, the selected candidate will support the Mission and Capabilities Support Division on programs related to aerosols and the infectivity of biological agents. The successful candidate will be self-motivated and solution oriented, and will provide both strong technical and program management experience.
This is a new position at DHS S&T, and the successful candidate will be proactive in aiding Noblis and the client in defining this role and optimizing its contributions to ensure successful outcomes for the Technology Centers.
The responsibilities of the team member may include:
This roles may require non-local travel (limited- 6x/year), and some DC metro area local travel.
REQUIRED SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:
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