Research Associate III (NCI) job in Frederick Md
|Employer:|| Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc.|
|Category:||Research and Development|
|Job Type:||Full Time|
The Clinical Pharmacodynamic Biomarkers Programis responsible for identification of biomarkers of response to new targetedagents entering clinical trials in the Developmental Therapeutics Program ofthe National Cancer Institute (NCI). The scope of work includes assay design,development, validation, fitness for purpose testing, transfer of assays toclinical laboratories, and clinical specimen analysis when required. PADISfacilitates mechanistic and performance analysis of putative anti-canceragents, diagnostic tests, and therapeutic interventions to clinicalapplications, including distinct molecular signatures for cancer, refinedmolecular assays, and state-of-the-art imaging techniques that are toohigh-risk for industry or academia to pursue.
The Research Associate III will:
To be considered forthis position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilitieslisted below:
Candidates with thesedesired skills will be given preferential consideration:
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. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.