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Pay Range:
$131,767 to $161,900 / Per Year
Job Grade:
GG-2210-15
Schedule:
Full Time
Duration:
Permanent
Apply by: 2017-08-30 Published: 4 months ago

We are committed to: Teamwork: Partnering at all levels and across organizational boundaries for mission accomplishment.

Integrity: Adherence to the highest legal and ethical principles in our responsibilities.

Excellence: Unrivaled defense intelligence expertise.

Service: Putting the welfare of the Nation and commitment to our mission before oneself.

ASSESSMENT FACTORS1.

Communicates abstract or complex information, concepts and ideas in a way that allows a wide audience to understand the basis for their conclusions2.

Connects people (government, industry and academia) and data across domains and occupations, within and beyond the organization3.

Develops innovative, cost-effective solutions to difficult or complex problems that have broad impact or implications4.

Applies technical methods to a substantive data science field problem, leading interdisciplinary teams throughout the full course of a data science project life cycle5.

Applies Machine Learning, multivariable calculus and linear algebra techniques and approaches, including, but not limited to k-nearest neighbors, random forests, and ensemble methodsHIGHLY DESIRED SKILLS 1. Demonstrates experience with visualization tools such as ggplot, d3.js, or Tableau and describes findings.2.

Experience of a statistical programming languages, including R, and Python, for example, as well as advanced applied structured and unstructured databases knowledge and experience (SQL and noSQL capabilities).3.

An expert understanding of statistics, statistical tests, distributions, maximum likelihood estimators, and other statistical methods when and how to apply different techniques.POSITION REQUIREMENTSAll Applicants must meet the following minimum qualification requirements in order to be considered for this position:POSITION REQUIREMENTSAll Applicants must meet the following minimum qualification requirements in order to be considered for this position: Requirements may be met either through Education and/or Experience and/or a combination of both.Education:All academic degrees and coursework must be from accredited or pre-accredited institutions.

The coursework must be either undergraduate or graduate and must include a minimum of 24 semester hours in one, or a combination of the following: computer science, engineering, information science, information systems management, mathematics, operations research, statistics, or technology management.Level/Education:GG-07 : One (1) full year of graduate level education; or Bachelor’s degree with superior academic achievementGG-09: Master’s degree or equivalent graduate degree; OR two (2) full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a master’s degree or equivalent graduate degreeGG-11 and above: Ph.D or equivalent doctoral degree; OR three (3) full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degreeExperience• Must be IT-related (paid or unpaid);• May have involved the completion of specific and intensive training (for example, IT certification);• Should have equipped the applicant with the particular competencies/knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position and should have been gained in the same or related field as the work of the position being filled;• Should have been gained in the IT field or through the performance of work where the primary concern was IT; • Should consist of at least one year at a level equivalent to the next lower GG level; And• Must have demonstrated each of the following four competencies: 1. Attention to detail: thorough when performing work and conscientious about attending to detail;2.

Customer Service: works with clients and customers to assess their needs, provide information or assistance, resolve their problems, or satisfy their expectations, knows about available products and services and is committed to providing quality products and services;3.

Oral Communication: effectively expresses information, takes into account the audience and nature of the information, makes clear and convincing oral presentations, listens to others, attends to nonverbal cues and responds appropriately;4.

Problem Solving: identifies problems, determines accuracy and relevance of information, uses sound judgment to generate and evaluate alternatives and makes appropriate recommendations. and Specialized ExperienceSpecialized experience is experience that has equipped the applicant with the particular competencies/knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position and is typically in or related to the work of the position to be filled.

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