Mid - Principal Scientist in Clearfield, UT at Consultnet Careers

Date Posted: 7/9/2024

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Mid Principal Scientist

North Salt Lake City, UT

Multi-Year Contract

Clearance Secret TS/SCI based on position

Contract Rate: $25.00 - $70.00


Leads highly complex technical studies and analysis efforts, designs, leads and executes research investigations consistent with sound, robust scientific investigative principles/techniques that meet international standards and are defensible in front of the scientific community. Demonstrates solid understanding of science-based principles concentrated in area or work/study. Operates, tests, and/or repairs electronic and scientific test equipment Performs highly complex technical studies and analysis efforts. Performs collaborative research with team members and/or other partners. Conducts effective research by maintaining accurate records of experiments and analyses performed, conducting relevant literature searches, and maintaining an up-to-date knowledge of current methods of experimentation, helps run lab facility, contributes to development of new projects by conducting literature searches, experimental research, and proposal writing. Contributes to the dissemination of knowledge gained through research by preparing and publishing findings and/or presenting findings via meetings/briefs. Remains competent and current through self-directed professional reading, developing professional contacts with colleagues, attending professional development training, and attending training and/or courses required by supervisor. Contributes to the overall success of the project by performing duties as assigned

Skill Required:

  • Must possess acute reasoning/problem solving skills
  • Ability to conduct sophisticated experiments and develop theories
  • Ability to perform complex calculations and mathematical modeling
  • Ability to use computer technology
  • Ability to research and gather information, analyze and organize data, and prepare technical reports
  • Must be thorough and pay attention to detail
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Senior skill set includes ability to perform all stated/implied duties within this tier and those reasonably derived from preceding tiers
Education/Certifications requirements based on position level
  • BS degree in STEM-related field + 10 years of experience
  • MS degree + 7 years of experience
  • PHD + 4 years of experience
  • Certifications - Must be registered/certified or equivalent as appropriate for level of appointment/profession.
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