Injury Biomechanist (Biomedical Engineering Research)

Leidos

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San Diego, CA

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    Position summary

    nd assignments related to the Navy customer's injury biomechanics efforts. Independently load, process, and summarize various data types and large files using MATLAB or similar program. Further organize, clean, sort, and analyze data using SPSS, R, SAS, or related data analysis programs and interpret meaningful findings in tables, graphs, and written form.

    • Conduct casualty assessment using currently available high-rate blast data and published computational models. Provide recommendations for improvement and/or development of new models.

    • Perform thorough review of published literature, government technical communications, and publicly available information related to blast-injury outcomes and injury models. Synthesize and summarize findings in comprehensive and concise reports and presentations as well as provide gaps analysis.

    • Communicate effectively and appropriately with universities, private entities, and Department of Defense organizations who are currently developing or using similar injury prediction tools.

    • Attend and lead meetings as applicable to the project.

    • Develop relationships and project direction with team and collaborating partners.

    • Model Leidos values at all times.

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    Interested candidates should include a resume, reference list, and college transcript with their application.

    Required Education, Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

    • Have completed a bachelor's degree in biomedical, bioengineering, biomechanics or physics from an accredited US college or university, or international university of equivalent standard.

    • Have at least 2 years of experience in a military research setting, or a related setting.

    • Have completed basic technical coursework including multivariable calculus, statics, and dynamics.

    • Demonstrate strong programming skills in MATLAB or Python.

    • Have a strong background in engineering and physics for modeling.

    • Are willing to travel, up to 10% time, as needed for customer-directed requirements.

    • Are willing and able to work non-regular hours, as well as extended hours, such as overnight and on weekends as needed for customer efforts.

    • Hold US Citizenship and are able to obtain and maintain a SECRET government security clearance.

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Hold an active Interim Secret or Full Secret Security clearance.

    • Preferred completion of biomechanics, fluid mechanics, optimization, and/or continuum mechanics.

    • Have three or more years of related experience.

    Naval Health West - NHW

    Original Posting Date:
    2024-07-02
    While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

    Pay Range:
    Pay Range $65,000.00 - $117,500.00

    The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

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    Why you should apply for a job to Leidos:

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 85% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Our Women’s Network is one of nine employee resources groups that provides support for onboarding, networking & professional development.
  • Leidos offers programs to help employees prepare for over 95 industry-standard professional and technical certifications.
  • Leidos offers a voluntary well–being benefit program to help support employees on their personal wellness journey and earn rewards.