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Lead Scientist/Engineer DARPA

Lead Scientist/Engineer DARPA

# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-VA-Arlington
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Type 
Regular Full-Time

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Overview

CAMRIS International is an international development and research firm that realizes innovative solutions to health and development challenges through high-quality, cost-effective program and research management services. With experience working in more than 80 countries, we combine our proven systems with today’s most effective, evidence-based best practices to improve the lives of people around the world. We apply a customized, customer-centric, cost-effective business approach to offer greater value to our clients and challenge the way things have always been done in our field.

 

CAMRIS clients include U.S. government agencies and multilateral and private organizations. Our core practice areas include public health, agriculture and food security, economic development, education, environment, humanitarian assistance, democracy and governance, and medical research.

 

CAMIRS seeks candidates for the upcoming Technical and Analytical Support Services (TASS) IDIQ with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). The purpose of the contract is to provide high-level advisory and assistance services to support DARPA’s mission: “to create breakthrough technologies for national security by making pivotal investments in new technology-driven ideas for the United States.”

Responsibilities

Experience:

At least nine (9) years at progressively more difficult levels in planning and developing technical projects of an R&D) nature, concerned with unique or controversial problems which have an important effect on major DoD programs.

 

Demonstrated skill in conceiving, planning, and conducting research in problem areas of considerable scope and complexity requiring unconventional or novel approaches and sophisticated research techniques.

 

Individual will have successfully demonstrated the ability to independently conduct the appropriate analysis to offer recommendations, solutions, and alternatives to resolve R&D issues, concerns, problems, or methods in areas related to DARPA Technical Offices.

 

Individual will have demonstrated experience in the use of advanced techniques, theories, precepts, and practices required in the field/disciplines to which he/she is providing expertise.

 

At least five (5) years of experience working with DARPA Program Managers also highly desirable.

 

 

Qualifications

Education: Master's of Science or Art degree (Ph.D. Prefe1Ted) in disciplines related to Engineering or physical science discipline, Mathematics, Modeling & Design, Physical Systems, or Human-Machine Systems.

 

Published articles in Field of Expertise highly desirable.