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Technology Transfer Specialist in Bethesda at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 3/17/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Bethesda
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    3/17/2019
  • Job ID:
    2018-50637

Job Description

With more than 8,000 health experts, clinicians and advisors, General Dynamics Health Solutions’ personnel provide vital expertise and project management support to help organizations research, diagnose and treat varying healthcare issues to improve outcomes. Our program and project management professionals supply the necessary expertise and administrative support to keep pace with industry demands. Relying on our specialized scientists, technicians and providers, organizations gain the necessary clinical staff to meet organizational needs and advance medical research.  Initiates and executes scientific research and/or development studies; Analyzes problems and applies theoretical techniques to develop solutions.

General Dynamics Health Solutions is seeking an experienced Technology Transfer Specialist to support the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. This position will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Experience or demonstrated knowledge of technology transfer, working knowledge of Federal technology transfer legislation and policies.
  • Process, negotiate, execute and revise agreements in support of WRNMMC investigator's collaborations with parties outside the Federal government.
  • Be a point of contact for incoming request forms for agreements including CRADAs, MTAs, Collaborative agreements, SLAs, IAAs and others.
  • Maintain records including adding information in databases and tracking them for future reference.
  • Identify external entities with interest in faculty research area(s), and developing research partnerships.
  • Assist with outreach to potential partners by assisting scientists in developing statements of work, directing them to in-house personnel for budget development and assuring that they follow all in house policies for establishing agreements with potential partners.
  • Review and evaluate intellectual property (IP) held by partner as well as in-house IP to determine the possibility of new IP and value of the collaboration.
  • Help inventors with their invention disclosures and assist with other laboratory or outreach projects as needed. This includes working with other members on special projects and assignments.
  • Manage the development of and implementation of technology transfer initiatives, oversees the organization of strategic partnerships and alliances, and maintains knowledge of relevant scientific activities at WRNMMC, other Federal agencies, non-Federal government organizations, and non-government organizations. When called upon, participate in the development of new policies regarding the technology transfer.

Job Requirements

  • 5-8 years of related experience in scientific research, analysis and/or engineering.
  • 1-3 years of experience in scientific research environment and knowledge of technology transfer and patenting.
As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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