Posted on Nov 5, 2020 by Battelle
Providing subject matter expertise (SME) to conduct, implement and sustain functionality in epidemiology at DTRA Reachback.
In accordance with DoD directives, provide a decision-response and support capability for deliberate, crisis, and immediate planning and operations, and post CBRNE event analyses, to the following Combatant Commands (COCOMs); Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD); Joint Staff (JS); Intelligence Community (IC); command elements; first responders, and federal, state, and local government organizations.
Will use applied knowledge to develop, integrate, test, verify, validate and apply CBRNE software/scenarios based on results of experiments and predicted phenomena based on theoretical and computational methods.
Work closely with other scientist and engineers to define the modeling objectives, obtain the required model inputs and outputs, verify and validate results.
Present modeling results and decision support aid to both internal and external customers in the form of written reports and oral presentations.
Review technical work of others.
The candidate will also be responsible for 1) Reviewing current research in various and potentially diverse subject areas for familiarity, and relevance; 2) Becoming familiar with new experiments and resulting data that are relevant to the project and evaluating the overall quality of the presented results; 3) Providing general knowledge and biomedical defense subject matter expertise in hazard prediction modeling and simulation technical areas involving CBRNE hazards/phenomena resulting from chemical, biological, nuclear, and radiological dispersion/incident or attack to government agencies and First Responders; 4) Attending technical and programmatic meetings in which you coordinate responses from scientific community members and review the assembled materials for technical accuracy, consistency, and completeness.
Shift work is required.
THE FOLLOWING IS REQUIRED
PhD degree in Epidemiology with 0 to 2 years of experience.
Strong communication skills, both orally and verbally, technical presentation, teamwork mentality, graphic visualization and Microsoft Office proficiency skills are required.
Must be able to travel up to 10% within the US and possible International travel.
Must be a US citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret SCI DoD clearance.
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