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LeidosSan Diego, CA
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Company Description

Today, Leidos is a global, 31,000-employee Fortune 500 enterprise committed to making the world safer, healthier, and more efficient.Leidos suppliers are critical to the company and customer's success. Our Leidos Alliance members share our customer-focused commitments and encapsulate our mission to make the world safer, healthier, and more efficient through information technology, engineering, and science.

Job Description

Job Description This is where your legacy begins The Leidos Innovations Center currently has an opening for a Scientist Senior Scientist - Biology to work in our San Diego, California office. We are seeking a broadly trained and highly motivated biologist for advanced technology programs focused on molecular biology, biochemistry, and genetics genomics. This is a highly dynamic and integrative environment in which talented and creative scientists can thrive working on a diverse array of multidisciplinary projects. The group has an immediate need for someone with strong GeneticsMolecular Biology skills and experience in Synthetic and Cell biology-based data generation and analysis. Contribute to the development of novel applications in support of government-funded efforts in the areas of protein expression, synthetic and systems biology. - Develop novel molecular and genomics-based methods for the detection of biological andor chemical signatures and threats. - Lead andor support on-going and future efforts to characterize changes in multiple-omics profiles under different conditions. - Effectively communicate research in team meetings, progress reports, peer-reviewed publications, and patents. - Quickly adapt to evolving research needs, rapidly acquire new scientific knowledge and stay informed on new technologies. - Work effectively as a member of an interdisciplinary team consisting of biologists, chemists, mathematicians, statisticians, and engineers. Lead Candidates should follow sound scientific practices and maintain effective documentation of activities and analyses. Skills you need to be successful - A Ph.D. in Biology, or related discipline with 5 years of technical experience (technical experience can be obtained through schooling) or a Master's degree with at least 10 years of relevant experience (technical experience obtained through schooling can be counted towards total years of experience). - U.S. Citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Security Clearance - Laboratory skills Cloning, mutagenesis, nucleic acid (RNA and DNA) extractionpurification, PCR quantitative PCR, CRISPR-based genome editing, protein engineering and expression - Team oriented with excellent written and verbal communication skills ability to interact with people from diverse areas and disciplines You will wow us even more if you have these skills - Experience in culturing cell lines and bacterial strains - Genome editing using modern tools, such as CRISPRCas9 - Synthetic Biology experience - Protein expression, purification and characterization - Protein engineering - RNA-based therapeutics - Experience with sample preparation methods for NGS - Experience with DNA structure and dynamics interrogation, including epigenetic-based analyses - Possess US government Security Clearance LInC External Referral Program

Leidos

Type

Company - Public (LDOS)

Size

10000+ employees

Revenue

Over $10B

Location

Reston, VA

Industry

Aerospace & Defense

Founded

1969

CEO

Roger A. Krone

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Senior Proposal WriterLeidosRockville, MD
Description Job Requisition: Senior Proposal Writer Job Description: Leidos has a career opening for a Senior Proposal Writer located in either Reston, VA or Rockville, MD. The job of the Senior Proposal Writer is to interpret customer requirements and...Read more
Description Job Description: The Health Group of Leidos has a career opportunity for a Capture Director to assist the Military and Veterans Health Solutions (MVHS) business in pursuing profitable growth and executing the Leidos new business plan working...Read more
Description Job Description: Leidos is seeking an Information Technology Analyst to partner on a large enterprise IT contract for the DoD. This role helps define, design, document and protect data and databases as it relates to Database Management Systems...Read more
Description Job Description: Leidos is seeking a junior level System Administrator to support a large enterprise IT contract for the DOD. The System Administrator will support operations across multiple geographic locations. The System Administrator...Read more
Electrical Engineering Co-opLeidosLong Beach, MS
Description Job Description: Leidos is seeking an Electrical Engineering Co-op for our Long Beach, MS office. We are seeking a candidate to work with our engineering and production teams as we develop and produce cutting-edge solutions to challenging...Read more

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RHN GAIT Network EngineerLeidosFort Campbell, TN
Description Job Description: The Defense Group at Leidos currently has an opening for an RHN GAIT Network Engineer at Fort Detrick, MD and Fort Bragg, N.C.. This position will support the WarfighterRead more
Network Data AnalystLeidosPrince George's County, MD
Description Job Description: Leidos' Civil Division is seeking a Data Analyst in the Washington DC capital area. Fulfill the Internal Revenue Service requirement for a self-motivated andRead more
Business Systems and Quality AnalystLeidosBernalillo County, NM
Description Job Description: The CMS team is looking for individuals that can complete in-depth research with the granted systems, on individual accounts, that may have prevented closure at the Tier 1Read more
Network Security EngineerLeidosNaval Air Station Jrb, TX
Description Job Description: Leidos is seeking a Network Security Engineer. Periodic telework is available with the approval of manager. Role Description: Up and coming in the field that can doRead more
Senior Desktop EngineerLeidosNot Specified, MN
Description Job Requisition: Senior Desktop Engineer Job Description: Leidos are a growing company delivering innovative technology and solutions focused on safeguarding critical capabilities andRead more
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