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Grade: 05

REMINDER! Your answers will be verified against information provided in your on-line resume. Be sure your resume clearly supports your responses to all the questions by addressing experience and education relevant to this position. If you exaggerate or falsify your experience and/or education, you may be removed from consideration. You should make a fair and accurate assessment of your qualifications.

Grade: 07

REMINDER! Your answers will be verified against information provided in your on-line resume. Be sure your resume clearly supports your responses to all the questions by addressing experience and education relevant to this position. If you exaggerate or falsify your experience and/or education, you may be removed from consideration. You should make a fair and accurate assessment of your qualifications.
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GS-7: In addition to the basic requirements, choose the response that best describes your education and/or experience in accordance with the requirements for the engineering position at this level.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Answer to this question is required
  • I have ONE year of graduate-level education or superior academic achievement (SAA).  SAA is defined as class standing, upper third of graduating class in the college, university, or major subdivision, e.g., College of liberal Arts or School of Business Administration. Grade-point average of 3.0 or higher out of possible 4.0 or 3.5 or higher out of a possible 4.0 in the major field during the final 2 years of the curriculum.
  • I have one year of specialized experience comparable in difficulty and responsibility to at least the GS-5.
  • I do not meet any of the education or experience requirements as described above.
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GS-7: Choose the response that best describes your experience.

 

Answer to this question is required
  • I routinely conduct and analyze basic engineering studies
  • I rarely conduct and analyze basic engineering studies
  • I never conduct and analyze basic engineering studies

Grade: 09

REMINDER! Your answers will be verified against information provided in your on-line resume. Be sure your resume clearly supports your responses to all the questions by addressing experience and education relevant to this position. If you exaggerate or falsify your experience and/or education, you may be removed from consideration. You should make a fair and accurate assessment of your qualifications.
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GS-9: In addition to the basic requirements, choose the response that best describes your education and/or experience in accordance with the requirements for the engineering position at this level. 

 

Answer to this question is required
  • I have TWO years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a master’s degree or equivalent graduate degree.
  • I have one year of specialized experience comparable in difficulty and responsibility to at least the GS-7.
  • I do not meet any of the education or experience requirements as described above.
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GS-9: Choose the response that best describes your experience.

 

Answer to this question is required
  • I routinely conduct , analyze, and write basic engineering studies
  • I rarely conduct and analyze, and write basic engineering studies
  • I never conduct and analyze, and write basic engineering studies

Grade: 11

REMINDER! Your answers will be verified against information provided in your on-line resume. Be sure your resume clearly supports your responses to all the questions by addressing experience and education relevant to this position. If you exaggerate or falsify your experience and/or education, you may be removed from consideration. You should make a fair and accurate assessment of your qualifications.
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GS-11: In addition to the basic requirements, choose the response that best describes your education and/or experience in accordance with the requirements for the engineering position at this level. 

 

Answer to this question is required
  • I have THREE years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a PH.D. degree or equivalent graduate degree.
  • I have one year of specialized experience comparable in difficulty and responsibility to at least the GS-9.
  • I do not meet any of the education or experience requirements as described above.
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GS-11: Choose the response that best describes your experience.

 

Answer to this question is required
  • Regularly I independently conduct, analyze, and write basic engineering studies.
  • Rarely have I independently conducted, analyzed, and written basic engineering studies
  • I’ve never conducted, analyzed, and written basic engineering studies

Grade: All Grades

REMINDER! Your answers will be verified against information provided in your on-line resume. Be sure your resume clearly supports your responses to all the questions by addressing experience and education relevant to this position. If you exaggerate or falsify your experience and/or education, you may be removed from consideration. You should make a fair and accurate assessment of your qualifications.
1 Basic Requirements. Choose the response(s) that best describes your education/experience in accordance with the requirements for the engineering position at this level: Answer to this question is required
  • I have a professional engineering degree which includes differential and integral calculus and courses (more advanced than 1st year physics/chemistry) in 5 of the following 7 areas of engineering science or physics: statics, strength of materials, fluid mechanics, hydraulics, thermodynamics, electrical fields/circuits, nature and properties of materials, or comparable area of fundamental engineering science/physics such as optics, heat transfer, soil mechanics or electronics.
  • I have a combination of education and experience by my current registration as a professional engineer by any state, the District of Columbia, Guam or Puerto Rico.
  • I have a combination of education and experience and have successfully passed the Engineering-In-Training (EIT) examination, or written test required for professional registration, which is administered by the Board of Engineering Examiners in the various states, the District of Columbia, Guam or Puerto Rico.
  • I have a combination of education and experience equivalent to a bachelor's degree in engineering, demonstrated by completion of 60 semester hours of courses in physical, math, and engineering science including engineering courses specified in Choice 1.
  • I have completed a bachelor's degree in engineering technology or an appropriate professional field, e.g., physics, chemistry, architecture, computer science, math, hydrology, or geology, and I have 1 year of professional engineering experience under professional engineering supervision.
  • I do not meet any of the education or experience requirements as described above.
2 What is the academic major of your Bachelor's degree? Answer to this question is required
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Architectural Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Ceramic Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Construction Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Geological Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Materials and Metallurgical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Nuclear Engineering
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Surveying Engineering
  • Other
  • None of the above
3 Date of graduation (Bachelor's Degree). Answer to this question is required
4 Please indicate which of the following courses you successfully completed. (Check all that apply) Answer to this question is required
  • Telecom Networks
  • Introductory Telecommunications
  • Electronics I
  • Electronics II
  • Introduction to Communications
  • Signal Processing
  • Analog and Digital Communications
  • Antenna Theory
  • Radar Technology
  • Electric Circuits
  • Power and Energy
  • Calculus I
  • Calculus II
  • Fiber Optics
  • Satellite Communications
  • Technical writing
  • RF/Microwave Circuits and Systems
  • RF Engineering for Telecommunications
  • Electromagnetics I
  • Electromagnetics II
  • Communications System Design
  • Mobile Communications Systems
  • Propagation analysis and modeling
  • None of the above
5 What was your particular area of study or expertise? Answer to this question is required
  • No particular area of study
  • Power
  • Integrated Circuits
  • Telecommunications
  • Network Technology
  • Radio Frequency
  • Antennas and Propagation
  • Other
6 Please indicate all the courses or training classes on the following topics you have taken: Answer to this question is required
  • Electrical circuit analysis and design
  • Signal processing and analysis
  • Electromagnetic theory
  • Computer networking
  • Internet (IP) networking
  • none of the above