Regulatory Affairs Scientist

Clearance Level
Fort Detrick, Maryland

REQ#: RQ78311

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Pipeline

General Dynamics Information Technology – Federal Civilian Division is looking for a Regulatory Affairs Scientist to join our team to support the Department of Army. This position is based in the Ft. Detrick and Frederick, Maryland. The role shall ensure compliance with FDA Sponsor responsibilities, serve as a subject matter expert for regulatory strategy, to include identifying and mitigating risk, and provide support to integrated project teams and working groups. Regulatory Affairs support includes but is not limited to the following:

  • Provide subject matter expertise on all regulatory matters related to assigned regulatory projects; ensure leadership and the sponsor’s representative are kept current on the progress of the program through periodic reports
  • Provide regulatory support to an integrated product team or working group, which includes working with the team members, advising the team of any FDA-related activities and issues, and attending meetings, updating leadership and the sponsor’s representative through routine reports
  • Lead the development of a written regulatory strategy and provide to the Government. The strategy shall describe the regulatory pathway for FDA regulatory approval/licensure/clearance, any possible post-marketing commitments, and shall also describe the target product profile or equivalent that can be used throughout the development process that will describe how a product will be utilized by the end user and provide to the Government.
  • Identify and mitigate regulatory risk through a project Risk Register
  • Serve as the primary contact with the FDA; review, analyze, and respond to FDA communications and meetings by the regulatory deadline
  • Lead the development, organization, and structure of regulatory submissions and meeting minutes in EDMS
  • Coordinate, prepare, write, review, obtain, maintain, and archive the required documents for regulatory submissions
  • Assist in writing and/or reviewing abstracts, papers, and publications, which shall be written in collaboration with the study team members and submitted to all appropriate approval authorities
  • Confirm the need for registration, based on regulation and Army policy, and provide regulatory support for data entry and quality assurance of information/entries, a Web-based resource that provides information on publicly and privately supported clinical studies on a wide range of diseases and conditions
  • Review and provide written critical regulatory feedback on acquisition milestone decision briefings, progress reviews, and other acquisition documents


Bachelor’s Degree or the equivalent combination of education, professional training, or work experience.

5 years of related experience.

Must be highly organized, detail oriented, and perform independently. 

Have excellent Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet skills.

Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Must be U.S. citizen and be able to obtain a TI (Public Trust).

Some travel may be required.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.