Biomedical Engineer / Project Scientist (DoD Medical Equipment Set) - Remote Working

Clearance Level
Engineering (General)
Fort Detrick, Maryland

REQ#: RQ103278

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT – Federal Civilian Division is currently looking for a Biomedical Engineer / Project Scientist to join our team to support the Department of Army. This position is a full-time telework position; however, must be within driving distance to attend meetings at Ft. Detrick as required.

Primary Responsibilities

The Biomedical Engineer / Project Scientist will support the Warfighter Health, Performance and Evacuation (WHPE) Product Management Organization (PMO) at the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Development Activity (USAMMDA) as follows. 

  • Support one of three assemblages, and their respective contents, that compose the Holistic Health and Fitness (H2F) system.
  • Conduct a systems analysis for all identified devices and assemblages (sets), to include communications interface, data modeling, systems security, information assurance, patient privacy, and program assessment to support integration planning and systems program management.
  • Develop documentation and implementing systems engineering, acquisition, and support strategies for assigned H2F products.
  • Develop systems engineering, program, and acquisition documentation in support of major acquisition decisions for assigned products and assemblages, as required.
  • Develop and implement a system engineering management process through the entire system engineering life cycle for assigned H2F products.
  • Develop and manage a test program that is consistent and aligns with the Program-wide Test and Evaluation Master Plan for assigned products and assemblages. 
  • Compile and document plans, processes, test objectives, test results, and other documentation as required for assigned H2F products.
  • Coordinate with required external program offices, to include but not limited to, Medical Communications for Combat Casualty Care (MC4), United States Army Medical Information Technology Center (USAMITC), and Defense Health Information Management System (DHIMS) to establish required systems integration, communication and security between all key components and sub-components to effectively satisfy program requirements.
  • Manage configuration control, ensure successful integration and interoperability, and champion life-cycle management of the H2F products by building integrated product team partnerships with other DoD organizations.
  • Participate in the requirements generation process with the Army Medical Department Center and School (AMEDD C&S), Medical Center of Excellence (MEDCoE), Capability Development Integration Directorate (CDID) for assigned H2F products, as required.
  • Conduct internal project requirements analysis for assigned H2F products to derive lower level requirements and system specifications with traceability from system specifications, through lower-level requirements, to the end user requirements represented in the CDID published requirements.
  • Prepare contract documentation to include but not limited to market research, acquisition strategy, independent government cost estimate, performance work statement, purchase request, justification & approval on contracts.
  • Perform logistical analysis and analyze materiel fielding as part of medical logistics project management.
  • Support, liaise and consult with product management staff, OTSG consultants, requirements generators, and regulatory support to meet H2F program objectives
  • Develop and implement the logistical strategic planning process for the provisioning of the subsystems that make up the Mission Equipment (ME).
  • Provide direct support of uniformed soldiers during test, evaluation, fielding, training exercises and warfighter assessments.  This includes all levels of review and oversight of H2F and other supported systems as required.
  • Participate in discussions to analyze and interpret medical equipment to trend current practices to ensure inclusion of the most appropriate equipment and supplies in various medical unit assemblage publications
  • Participate in various discussions involving new or replacement medical equipment to ensure proper parallel planning and sharing of information for timely development, review, and publication of medical equipment configuration and unit assemblage and Set, Kit and Outfit (SKO) documents.
  • Participate in special projects as required.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering or related discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training, or work experience.
  • 5+ years of related experience
  • Possess a level of familiarity with Fitness and Rehabilitation Sciences, Network Engineering and DOD Risk Management Framework (RMF) requirements
  • Have capability of applying subject matter expertise in the areas of Biomedical Engineering, System Engineering and the AMEDD process for developing, procuring, packing, marking, storing, and fielding SKOs
  • This task will require moderate (10-25%) travel to locations throughout the United States, as well as OCONUS locations TBD
  • Must be U.S. citizen and be able to obtain a T1

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with the DoD Medical Supply Chain and Logistics Management infrastructure and systems
  • Experience as a logistics planner or in performance based logistics with the Army with an understanding of the system function and effect on the defense supply system


  • 401K with company match
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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