Scientist (Board Certified) - NIH

Employer
Kelly Services
Location
Bethesda, MD
Posted
Jan 16, 2022
Closes
Jan 28, 2022
Ref
330304132
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Kelly Government Solutions is a strategic supplier and business partner to the federal government and its key suppliers. Through our partnership with the National Institutes of Health, Kelly Government Solutions offers administrative, IT, engineering, scientific, and healthcare professionals the opportunity to work with the leading medical research center in the world. We are seeking a Board Certified (MD or PhD ABMG) Scientist, at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), NIAID!This is a long-term contract position which offers:- Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefit package- Optional health, vision, and dental plans- Vacation leave as well as 11 paid federal holidays and 401K plan.- Access to NIH's unparalleled resources and niche scientific initiatives**Overall Position Summary and Objectives**Provide services in support of the overall functions of the Central Sequencing Program (CSP), Office of the Director, DIR.ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONSCertifications & LicensesM.D. or Ph.D. degree in related field.o 3 years of experience in molecular genetics (including 2 years of fellowship and one year post-fellowship)o Board Certified by American Board of Molecular Genetics & Genomics (ABMG) in either Clinical Molecular Diagnostics or Laboratory Genetics and Genomics.o Must be able to be credentialed by the NIH Clinical Centero Knowledge pertaining to privacy of the patient, privileged information and secure handling of the patient's medical records.o Incumbent must be covered by medical malpractice insurance of no less than $1 million per occurrence and $3 million aggregateSTATEMENT OF WORK DETAILSAnalyze and interpret genetic variants, assess their clinical relevance, help establish phenotype-genotype links, review a large spectrum of genetic immune disorders and related phenotypes, generate or review clinical test reports and communicate with referring research teams.* Contribute to ongoing development and implementation of processes to protect sample and data integrity, processes for monitoring and managing analysis and interpretation work, and optimal reporting and data sharing plans.* Participate in ongoing clinical quality control, making suggestions for how to best integrate and execute genetic services in NIAID.* Establish productive consultations and collaborations with relevant experts.* Oversee working group on challenging cases.* Coordinate with the protocol team and assure that all procedures are being carried out per protocol.* Contribute to the design, methodology, implementation, and regulatory review of protocols as assigned.* Exercise advanced judgment as it pertains to sensitive genetic testing considerations, as well as strategic planning, time management and communication.* Present formal presentations on this initiative and related projects at internal NIAID conferences and/or at national/international scholarly meetings.* Serve as a liaison with genetics societies, other institutions, and other non-governmental agencies interested in immune diseases and/or genetics, as requested by Federal Task Leader.* Contribute to evaluation of the potential impact of legislation, papers, reports, and other emerging issues on current and planned genetic activities and recommends appropriate action.* Validate bioinformatics algorithms in genome sequencing.PLEASE APPLY ONLINEWhen you apply, please know a Kelly Government Solutions Recruiter will review your resume and will contact you directly, if your skills and experience match the requirements of this position; a full job description can be made available at that time.Due to the high volume of inquiries, we regret that we cannot accept phone calls. Even if you aren't contacted for this position, you are still part of our talent network. All Kelly recruiters have access to your profile, which expands your opportunities even further.As a specialty talent company, Kelly is committed to doing the right thing for our talent and clients. We stand up for equity, inclusion, fair treatment, and opportunity for all as these build the foundation of our Talent Promise. With a focus on safety, value, well-being, investment, and opportunity, Kelly's Talent Promise confirms our commitment to those in search of a better way to work and live and to help discover what's next.It is obvious things are different than they were just a few months ago. Kelly is at the forefront of ensuring the safety of our employees in this new working environment. Be well and stay strong.You should know: Vaccination against COVID-19 is a requirement for all job opportunities offered through Kelly Government Solutions, in accordance with the Executive Order on Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors.**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.**Why Kelly** **(R)** **?**Looking to connect with premier government agencies or the top 25 federal government contractors? Kelly(R) Government offers a variety of full-time, project (SOW), seasonal, and surge support opportunities in science, engineering, technical, professional, and administrative support roles. Our experts will find you the opportunity that fits your schedule and interests and handle the details of transferring and processing all levels of security clearances. It's just another way we make the job search work for you.**About Kelly** **(R)**At Kelly, we're always thinking about what's next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we're a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)

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