TASC Infrastructure Protection & Security Business Unit (IPSBU) is seeking a qualified Bioengineer for support to Joint Program Executive Office (JPEO) contract specifically the Medical Domain serve as an advisor on all aspects of bioengineering, medical countermeasures, drug development, and portfolio management, to include bioengineering efforts, industry best practices, strategic relations, and medical transition activities. Perform support and oversight functions from product conceptualization through implementation, including, but not limited to, the following:
Understanding capability gaps and assisting in setting project- and product-level strategy and priorities, ensuring portfolios are mapped to program goals
Providing expert analysis and engineering support of the design and development, installation and qualification, operation and validation of flexible, modular, single use system technologies in relation to biopharmaceutical manufacturing
Directing the activities of other bioengineers, as required
Advising the program team on risk assessment and risk management, technology portfolio and pipeline management, business and contracting strategies, technology transfers, and intellectual property management
Implementing and tracking EVM systems appropriate for pharmaceutical development within the constraints of the FDA approval process
Reviewing and assessing documentation (e.g., Alignment Charts; Research, Development and Acquisition Plans; Technology Development Strategy; TEMP; Life Cycle Management Plan; Acquisition Strategy; Modernization Plans, etc.)
Participating in Integrated Capability Teams and serve as technical point of contact, as required
Attending medical technical conferences (e.g., Medical Research Institute of Chemical Defense and Armed Forces Radiological Research Institute)
Performing discrete, special interest efforts to solve problems and complete studies
Participating in medical Focus Innovative Technologies (FITs), Solicitations for Efforts Exploratory Development (SEEDs), and related efforts with Joint Science and Technology Office (JSTO) and other agencies
Qualified candidates will establish and maintain relationships with relevant internal and external stakeholders in the CBD community (i.e., combat and materiel developers, systems engineers, test and evaluation entities, Industry, DoD, Department of Health and Human Services Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority, JSTO, FDA, and academic partners in order to evaluate current and emerging medical technologies and facilitate cross-communication regarding program priorities and courses of action. In addition, assist in determining the strategic direction of the organization, participating in technology demonstrations and directing Science and Technology (S&T) transitions.
Education: Successful completion of a full course of study in an accredited college or university leading to a PhD is required. DAU Level III certification in PM or SPRDE is preferred. A combination of a Master’s Degree in Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Engineering Management, or a related discipline, DAU Level III certification in PM or SPRDE, and ten (10) years of experience may be substituted for a PhD.
General Experience: Ten (10) years of general experience and six (6) years of experience in a program office or similar organization
Specialized Knowledge and Skills: Expert knowledge in one or more related fields of research and/or science with previous experience facilitating government oversight, coordination, and integration of initiatives on medically related issues and programs that involve the interagency and international community. In-depth senior level experience in bioengineering and medical systems development, commercial pharmaceutical and early drug and vaccine development; advanced development best practices; portfolio and pipeline management; DoD acquisition regulations, policies, and guidance; healthcare informatics; bio-surveillance and epidemiology; intellectual property management best practices is required.
This is a contingent position based on the award of the JPEO IDIQ contract.
TASC is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. U.S. citizenship is required for most positions.
TASC - 13 months ago
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