Research Engineer

Clearance Level
Engineering (General)
San Antonio, Texas

REQ#: RQ67454

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: NACLC (T3)
Requisition Type: Pipeline

GDIT s military health team is HIRING a Research Engineer to support the 59th Medical Wing (MDW), located at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.

The 59th Medical Wing Science and Technology (ST) office advises and conducts clinical and translational research on matters pertaining to the medical aspects of the Air Expeditionary Force and the health of Air Force (AF) personnel and beneficiaries. In order to support the required research, ST offices conduct translational research in the areas of emergency medical care, combat casualty care, force health protection, restorative medicine, clinical and rehabilitative medicine and specialty centers.

Learn more about the 59th MDW HERE

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Provide support in professional biomedical engineering functions involving medical research practices to support the laboratory’s efforts.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of biomedical engineering principles, practices, and techniques.
  • Coordinate all design phases with contractor personnel (lab/project managers, other engineers, and technical support personnel).
  • Direct the integration, fabrication, and functional testing of systems ensure that performance meets specifications and customer requirements.
  • Resolve novel systems and design engineering problems which require the development of new techniques or the innovative application of new state-of-the art technology.
  • Develop and evaluate engineered prototypes.

What You’ll Need (required):

  • Bachelor’s degree in science, engineering, or a related field.
  • 2+ years relevant work experience.
  • Experience with programming languages and software tools including: C/C++, LabView, MATLAB, Python, and Simulink.
  • Must successfully complete CITI training and remain current.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of an engineering team.
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to collaborate with a team of engineers and scientists; excellent written and verbal communication skills.


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.