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Computer Scientist (Part-Time) - NIH - Bethesda, MD

Kelly Services
Bethesda, MD 20814
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 an individual to work as a Computer Scientist at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD

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 10 paid federal holidays and 401K plan.

+ Access to NIHs unparalleled resources and niche scientific initiatives

TASKS/SERVICES. The contractor shall:

+ Design, build and maintain data models and back-end infrastructure to support the Global Substance Registration System GSRS project GSRS, datasets and software application, currently using spring-boot, JUnit and microservices architecture

+ Design, build and maintain gsrsncatsnihgov web-based application for internal NCATS software development projects as well as external applications in collaboration with other organizations

+ Conduct and document user experience interviews with GSRS users registrars, query, potential new users to drive the requirements and design of GSRS

+ Have experience translating informal feedback into implementation

+ Work with colleagues to establish, troubleshoot and document best practices for software development, eg, continuous integration and continuous deployment, using technologies such as Jenkins, Travis, Docker, Kubernetes, Cloud services, in support of the team and collaborators FDA, USP, EMA, etc

+ Work with a diverse group of translational researchers eg chemists, biologists, computational biologists, etc and external collaborators to utilize GSRS or other DPI Informatics resources into their projects

+ Utilize best-of-breed technology stacks to implement and support NCATS scientific projects, for GSRS this include Cheminformatics Toolkits including Molwitch, Chemaxons JChem

+ Work with staff on project management tasks for various types of projects within DPI

+ Work with the tech lead and project manager to identify and fill gaps in development and implementation processes

REQUIREMENTS. The contractor must have:

+ M.Sc. or Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related discipline; two (2) years of specialized experience in research data analysis or five (5) years of specialized experience plus a bachelors degree in computer science or relevant applied discipline.

+ Minimum of four (4) years of related experience

+ Preferred Skills include:

+ Experience writing unit tests and documentation for software.

+ Experience working with a team of software developers through agile sprints and tracking work via tools such as JIRA, Github projects.

+ Desire to write applications using bleeding edge technologies.

+ Experience with programmatic scripting in Python, Perl or bash.

+ Experience with Git, SVN, or other version control system.

+ Experience with API development tools, e.g., REST/Strapi/Swagger/OpenAPI

+ Expertise in Microsoft Office Suite (MS Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint).


When 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 arent 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, Kellys Talent Promise confirms our commitment to those in search of a better way to work and live and to help discover whats 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.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Looking to connect with premier government agencies or the top 25 federal government contractors? Kelly 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. Its just another way we make the job search work for you.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were 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. (


Posted: 2021-09-17 Expires: 2021-10-18

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