Sr. Scientist (CAMD)

Sr. Scientist (CAMD)


Job Description

Growing and well-respected biomedical (clinical, basic and applied) research firm has openings at 59th MDW. If you are passionate about research, and are looking for a firm that shares your passion, and provides competitive salaries with a strong benefits package, join the ClinicalRM team.

We are currently seeking a Sr. Scientist (CAMD) for the San Antonio, Texas area.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Provide appropriate technical recommendations regarding best strategies and scientific approaches to achieve program objectives. 
  2. Attend weekly scientific reviews, provide continuous feedback and weekly reports to include laboratory testing, patient enrollment and samples analyzed to appropriate personnel following objectives and timeline thresholds.
  3. Periodically accomplish technology assessment for associated molecular diagnostic technology developments. Assessments shall be completed in accordance with 59th MDW/ST guidance.  The Contractor Personnel shall conduct tasks IAW the IRB-approved The Contractor Personnel shall conduct tasks IAW the IRB-approved protocol(s).
  4. Test and evaluate diagnostic platforms for various disease disorders in accordance with study design documents. Technologies will include but are not limited to Real Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) and Microarray.  Provide reports of test outcomes and evaluations of diagnostic platforms shall be provided to appropriate personnel within 10 working days of completion.
  5. Perform DNA sequencing studies to determine biomarkers and other relevant parameters in support of approved protocols as determined by 59th MDW/ST.
  6. Oversees the formulation of research reports and may be required to provide additional reports from various protocols as requested (i.e., reports to higher headquarters, accrediting agencies, research partners, etc.)
  7. Works with PIs to design research studies and methods to collect data in a scientifically sound manner. Reviews clinical or medical research protocols and recommend appropriate statistical analyses. Calculates samples size requirements for clinical studies.  Determines project plans, timelines, or technical objectives for statistical aspects of biological research studies.
  8. Provides bio-statistical consultation to PIs or colleagues.
  9. Writes detailed analysis plans and descriptions of analyses and findings for research protocols or reports IAW IRB approved protocols. 
  10. Analyzes clinical or survey data using statistical approaches including but not limited to longitudinal analysis, mixed effect modeling, logistic regression analysis and model building techniques.
  11. Translates statistical and research outcome information into documents relevant to manuscripts/presentations being published by investigators. Prepares written synthesis of analysis results for inclusion in research manuscripts, presentations, and reports, as requested. Assesses the adequacy of the presentation of data, methods and purported objectives of the research projects.  All reports from requests must be submitted 30 days prior to deadline.
  12. Translates statistical and research outcome information into documents relevant to manuscripts/presentations being published by investigators. Prepares written synthesis of analysis results for inclusion in research manuscripts, presentations, and reports, as requested. Assesses the adequacy of the presentation of data, methods and purported objectives of the research projects.  All reports from requests must be submitted 30 days prior to deadline.  
  13. Assists the PIs to refine the specific aim, questions, hypotheses, and/or objectives of the research protocols.
  14. Designs a randomization scheme if required for the study. 
  15. Works with the designated statistician to clean and prepare data sets for analyses.
  16. Assists in directing and overseeing institutional research conducted at the CAMDR Laboratory for the 59th Medical Wing.
  17. As required, may have responsibility as a Principal Investigator (PI).
  18. Be the back-up of all tasks by Lab Manager (LM)
  19. Oversee to make sure all tasks by Lab Manager (LM) is done on a timely basis
  20. Provide technical assistance to CRM Headquarters as needed and participate on proposal writing projects when requested.
  21. Provide all job-related progress reports/technical reports as requested.
  22. Maintain a safe workplace ensuring that he/she is aware of and observes appropriate safety and occupational health rules and regulations.  Employee is required to attend safety training relative to his/her position and report any infractions of safety procedures to the facility Safety Officer.
  23. Performs light duties and other related duties as required and assigned.
  24. Supervise direct reports as assigned by CRM.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Possess a PhD in Molecular Biology or related field.
  2. Minimum of 3 year of research experience (pre-clinical, clinical).
  3. Proven history of publications in scientific peer reviewed journals.
  4. Experienced with computer programs including at least intermediate level experience with Microsoft Office Products.
  5. Prior experience with statistical analysis and statistical software packages.
  6. Demonstrated and proven leadership ability in a laboratory environment.
  7. Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.
  8. Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities; knowledge of applicable highly complex scientific procedures and techniques relating to position.
  9. Physical Capabilities: work may involve long periods of standing and handling of numerous chemicals and/or hazardous biological material.
  10. Work Environment: laboratory environment; may require working evenings and weekends.
  11. Must be able to work independently following a brief period of specific technical training.

Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.  Candidates for positions under ClinicalRM’s contracts with the Department of Defense (DoD) will be required to pass one or more background/security investigations conducted by the DoD, U.S. Army, or other Federal Government agency.  Such investigations may include criminal records and credit history checks.

ClinicalRM is an Affirmative Action-Equal Opportunity Employer

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Company Overview

We recognize that the employees of ClinicalRM are the company's most valuable resource, and our company's success depends on how effectively we develop and utilize this valuable resource. Our employees have the unique ability to truly make a difference through their important work providing research support and administrative services to allow medical researchers and clinicians to reach their goals in a timely and efficient manner.

In today's competitive environment, we encourage and nurture the talent of the diverse individuals who come to ClinicalRM as productive and creative members of our workforce. We remain dedicated to maintaining an environment that is free of discrimination and a workplace where all employees are afforded the same opportunity to develop, perform, and advance to their maximum potential without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, or disability; nor will such decisions be made based on Vietnam-Era, special disabled, and/or other qualified veteran status.

"I’m lucky to be a part of some amazing research. At ClinicalRM we have the opportunity to help customers diagnose, prevent or treat diseases that essentially affect billions of people throughout the world. The important part is that each and every ClinicalRM employee plays a valuable role in doing so."

Jennifer Zimmerer, ClinicalRM Program Manager




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Job Overview
Company: Clinical Research Management
Employee Type: Full-Time
Industry: Biotechnology
Manages Others: Not Specified
Job Type: Biotech
Research
Science
Required Education: Not Specified
Required Travel: None
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Relocation Covered: Not Specified
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