At Cadmus, our Homeland Security Sector provides clients with pragmatic solutions to their most important analytical and policy challenges. We bring together teams of outstanding professionals who have earned a reputation of responsive and client-focused support for a wide range of homeland security and emergency preparedness agencies at all levels of government. Our client-oriented approach, coupled with our profound and relevant subject-matter expertise, enables us to bring an incisive edge to solving the most critical homeland security problems.
DHS Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction is tasked with helping the nation prepare for and respond to threats across the WMD spectrum, including chemical, biological, and radiological/nuclear threats. Within CWMD, the National Biosurveillance Integration Center is responsible for early detection and situational awareness of biological and chemical events anywhere around the world.
This position will be located on a client site. Finalists must be able to pass a DHS Suitability Check and Secret Clearance. Responsibilities
Oversee the development of systems intended to advance biosurveillance.
Serve as Proxy Product Owner on development teams.
Work with analyst team to define system needs.
Track progress and budgets to present to NBIC leadership.
Serve as liaison to partner agencies.
Contribute understanding of epidemiology and biosurveillance to system development.
Define an anomalous detection and determine analytics.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in a scientific, engineering, medical, veterinary, or public health field.
Minimum of 4 years of experience, or a Master’s Degree and 2 years’ experience in a scientific, medical, or public health field.
Minimum 2 years of specialized experience providing scientific or technical support to major programs or system development efforts related to biosurveillance, epidemiology, or microbiology.
Excellent analytical, communications, and presentation skills. Proficiency in relevant software programs including Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.
Command of the English language in both written and spoken format.
As a representative of Cadmus, possess the ability to demonstrate professionalism and sound judgment in interactions with clients and colleagues.
Candidates selected will be subject to a security investigation and should be able to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Applicants must be U.S. citizens. Experience working with a professional services consulting firm, DHS, Public Health, and/or the Federal Government is highly preferred.
This position will be located in at 1120 Vermont Ave.