SME hDNA Forensic Scientists (TS/SCI w/Poly Required)

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Dulles, VA, USA
  • Sep 14, 2020

Job Description


SAIC is seeking an experienced, humanDNA forensic to be part of a fast-paced, dynamic team working on a cutting edge program in support of national security objectives. The candidate shall provide subject matter expertise to support the Sponsor’s hDNA forensic program and must have expertise in the following areas: Next Generation DNA Sequencing, Whole Genome Analysis, hDNA Forensics, Human Genetics, Population Genetics and related statistics, and mitochondrial hDNA. The individual is expected to collaborate with other forensic domain experts to deliver comprehensive analysis as requested, while also proactively anticipate upcoming needs.


Required Skills and Experience: 

  • Must have active/current TS/SCI with polygraph security clearance
  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree in one of the areas of expertise or related field, and at least 5 years’ of relevant post-graduate experience within the last 8 years and 18 years of experience
  • Must have experience conducting threat assessments in one or more of the areas of expertise
  • Must have experience providing assessments of existing and novel hDNA-related technologies
  • Must have experience triaging samples of hDNA
  • Must have experience providing kinship analysis
  • Must have experience providing advice, assessment, and insight related to Epigenetics, Clinical Genomics/Diagnosis, Biostatistics, and Genetic Counseling.