Clinical Research Nurse (Registered Nurse)

Clearance Level
San Antonio, Texas
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Clinical Research



REQ#: RQ142345
Public Trust: NACLC (T3)
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work alongside federal civilian agencies. Make an impact by providing services that help the government ensure the well being of U.S. citizens.

Job Description

GDIT 's Military Health Team is hiring a Clinical Research Nurse (Registered Nurse) to support the 59th Medical Wing (MDW), located at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas.

This position is a temporary assignment, lasting until September 2023.

To find out more on the 59th MDW, visit the following website:

The Nursing Department service areas include Trauma, Critical Care, Oncology, Neuroscience, Behavioral Health, Pediatrics, Medical Surgical Specialties, Perioperative Nursing, Interventional Radiology, Diabetes care, Inpatient care services, outpatient clinic and more.


  • Exercise the full domain of practice for the clinical research nurse specialty that includes providing clinical care to research patients, supporting protocol implementation, and data collection, continuity of care, human subject protection and dissemination of clinical research findings
  • Utilize advanced critical thinking and nursing skills to assess, plan, perform and evaluate nursing care for individual patients, patient's families and significant others who are participants in biomedical research protocols
  • Identify and communicate the impact of research processes on patient care
  • Report to the research team any intervention adjustments based on issues and variances found through evidence-based nursing practices
  • Support biomedical research through detailed observation, measurements and data collection related to pertinent assessments as defined by the protocol specifications and the nurse's clinical judgment
  • Documenting observations, identifying trends, and effectively communicating this information to the multidisciplinary research team and nursing colleagues
  • Maintain all clinical research documentation to support on going and future studies in support of the principal investigator and the project staff
  • Provide feedback to colleagues and investigators on all issues affecting the quality of the research endeavor
  • Assist less-experienced nurses to learn the specifics of studies or protocols
  • Evaluate patient trends in outcomes and compliance. Contributing to the design of clinical trials
  • Provide patient-focused nursing care within an interdisciplinary team by collaborating with team members to create and communicate a plan of care that balances clinical care needs with research needs and allows for safe and effective collection of clinical research data
  • Contribute to multidisciplinary rounds and activities regarding patient care and protocol implementation


  • Education and Required Experience: Associates in Nursing degree and 4+ years clinical research nursing experience (Official certification from the Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools is required for individuals who graduated from foreign nursing schools)
  • Required Technical Skills: Possess a current, active, full and unrestricted Registered Nurse license from a State, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a territory of the United States; Experience should have been obtained in a research and clinical setting and include experience obtained in either the military, federal, private or public sector
  • Security Clearance Level: NACLC(T3) clearable
  • Required Skills and Abilities: Must be an outstanding communicator, both verbal and written
  • Preferred Skills: Bachelors in Nursing degree and 2 + years clinical research nursing experience OR successful completion of a PhD or equivalent doctoral degree from a professional nursing educational program or related medical science field
  • Location: On Customer Site
  • US Citizenship Required


  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you  
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career 
  • 401K with company match 
  • Diverse, highly collaborative teams
  • Professional development, education assistance, certification and training opportunities





Work Requirements
Years of Experience

4 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.