Research Scientist

Clearance Level
San Antonio, Texas

REQ#: RQ130825

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

GDIT is hiring a Research Scientist to support the 59th Medical Wing in their Science & Technology office located at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, TX.

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.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Develops,  leads  and  conducts  protocol-driven  scientific  research  addressing  various  aspects  of military medicine, including qualitative and quantitative research related to pre-deployment training.
  • Provide  support  in  writing  protocol-driven  research  proposals,  preclinical  and  clinical  protocols, technical reports, final reports, and peer-reviewed manuscripts.
  • Evaluate data sets (provided by the government and collected by the contractor).
  • Provide  support  in  development  of  establishment  of  systems,  data acquisition, and data analysis.
  • Oversee personnel associated with the projects and manage data.

What You'll Need (required):

  • PhD degree in Biological Sciences or a closely related field.
  • Intermediate  experience  with  Microsoft  Office  applications  including:  Word,  Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, SharePoint.
  • Proven expertise in qualitative and quantitative research.
  • Must successfully complete and maintain CITI training and remain current.
  • Working knowledge of computing equipment to include physiological data acquisition and analysis.
  • US Citizenship with the ability to pass a T3 security investigation

What GDIT Can Offer You: 

  • 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 






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.