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Biotechnology Subject Matter Expert, TS/SCI

Location: Arlington
Posted on: June 13, 2021

Job Description:

WANTED: A Biotechnology Subject Matter Expert with demonstrated experience in cutting edge technology, engineering, analysis of alternatives, capability management and demonstration (including technology transfer), technical demonstrations and evaluations, and requirements analysis. The SME can demonstrate specialized skills in Research, Development, Test and Evaluation (RDT&E), including the areas of 5G, AI, autonomy, FNC3, microelectronics, quantum science, hypersonic, directed energy, cyber and space.

As a Biotechnology Subject Matter Expert you will:

  • Work to evaluate and secure cutting-edge technology essential to the modernization of national strategy in defense.
  • Work with a team of driven, supportive and highly skilled professionals.
  • Receive a robust benefits package that includes Employee Stock Ownership Plan!
  • Enjoy flexibility managing your work hours and personal needs with a single accrual leave plan.

A week in the life of a Biotechnology Subject Matter Expert:

  • Develop and coordinate concepts and requirements for the application of current and emerging technologies as they apply to DoD's R&E program.
  • Maintain and update Biotechnology modernization roadmaps, coordinate roadmaps with key stakeholders.
  • Assist and prepare presentations and reports to DoD leadership and outside DoD.
  • Track the department-wide budget for efforts aligning with Biotechnology.
  • Assist, prepare and conduct meetings for Biotechnology Modernization Office.
  • Conduct biotechnology research analysis for future warfighting construct.
  • Provide programmatic expertise to the Government from system concept definition through technology transfer activities.
  • Make recommendations to the development of Concepts of Operations (CONOPS) pertinent to mission needs and technical capabilities.
  • Assess and advise on Joint Capability Technology Demonstrations (JCTD) requirements, capabilities, limitations, and constraints as they pertain to defense mission resilience and national security.
  • Represent USD R&E on Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) and participate in Government-approved conferences and forums in addition to specific USD R&E projects.

Founded in 1975, AMERICAN SYSTEMS is one of the largest employee-owned companies in the United States. We are a government services contractor focused on delivering Strategic Solutions to complex national priority programs with 100+ locations worldwide. Through our focus on quality, strong cultural beliefs and innovation we deliver excellence every day.

Company Awards:

  • Forbes National Best Midsize Companies 2021
  • Energage National Best Workplaces, National 2021
  • Washington Post Best Workplaces, 2021

Veteran Hiring Awards:

  • U.S. Department of Labor Hire Vets Medallion
  • BEST FOR VETS by Military Times



Job Requirements

  • 20 years' experience in Biotechnology working in either Government or Industry and at least 3 years of post-doctoral work
  • PhD in Systems Biology; Chemistry; Material Science or Biophysics
  • TS/SCI Clearance
  • Experience in a DoD Lab/Facility desirable
  • Previous experience with Department of Defense RDT&E mission and processes.
  • Previous experience in engineering, analysis of alternatives, integration, requirements, and testing.
  • Previous experience with biotechnology programs.
  • Experience with Cross-Domain Solutions.
  • Excellent writing, communication and briefing

EOE M/F/Disability/Veterans

Keywords: AMERICAN SYSTEMS, Arlington , Biotechnology Subject Matter Expert, TS/SCI, Other , Arlington, Virginia

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