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Vacancy Details

Grade: 07

1 Do you have or will have within 9 months at least 24 hours of mathematics and statistics, of which at least 12 semester hours were in mathematics and at least 6 semester hours were in statistics or a combination of education and experience (at least 24 semester hours of mathematics and statistics, including at least 12 hours in mathematics and 6 hours in statistics, plus appropriate experience or additional education.)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 Do you have one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least GS-5, or do you have or will have within 9 months, one year of related graduate level education, superior academic achievement, or a combination of both experience and education? (See the "Qualifications" section of the announcement for the definition of specialized experience). Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 Indicate your experience providing consultation with statistical principles, concepts, products and/or technology. Answer to this question is required
  • Explained project goals and objectives to co-workers, managers, stakeholders, or others in a formal setting
  • Explained statistical methodology to co-workers, managers, stakeholders, or others in a formal setting.
  • Provided information about statistical products and services to co-workers, managers, stakeholders, or others in a formal setting.
  • Explained use of statistical tools to co-workers, managers, stakeholders, or others in a formal setting
  • Responded to requests for statistical data.
  • Resolved technical issues.
  • None of the above.
4 Have you used SAS, R, or Python in the analysis or manipulation of data? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No

Grade: 09

1 Do you have or will have within 9 months at least 24 hours of mathematics and statistics, of which at least 12 semester hours were in mathematics and at least 6 semester hours were in statistics or a combination of education and experience (at least 24 semester hours of mathematics and statistics, including at least 12 hours in mathematics and 6 hours in statistics, plus appropriate experience or additional education.)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 Do you have one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least GS-7, or do you have or will have within 9 months a master's or equivalent graduate degree or two years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree (e.g. LL.B or J.D.) if related, or a combination of education and experience? (See the "Qualifications" section of the announcement for the definition of specialized experience). Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 Indicate your experience providing consultation with statistical principles, concepts, products and/or technology. Answer to this question is required
  • Explained project goals and objectives to co-workers, managers, stakeholders, or others in a formal setting
  • Explained statistical methodology to co-workers, managers, stakeholders, or others in a formal setting.
  • Provided information about statistical products and services to co-workers, managers, stakeholders, or others in a formal setting.
  • Explained use of statistical tools to co-workers, managers, stakeholders, or others in a formal setting
  • Responded to requests for statistical data.
  • Resolved technical issues.
  • None of the above.
4 Have you used SAS, R, or Python in the analysis or manipulation of data? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Have you presented statistical findings, methods or software at a professional conference or seminar? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
6 Have you authored a technical report, a professional paper published in a conference proceeding, or a professional journal? Answer to this question is required
  • I have authored a technical internal memorandum.
  • I have authored or co-authored an externally released technical report or proceedings from a conference paper.
  • I have authored or co-authored a peer-reviewed journal article
  • None of the above

Grade: 11

1 Do you have or will have within 9 months at least 24 hours of mathematics and statistics, of which at least 12 semester hours were in mathematics and at least 6 semester hours were in statistics or a combination of education and experience (at least 24 semester hours of mathematics and statistics, including at least 12 hours in mathematics and 6 hours in statistics, plus appropriate experience or additional education.)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 Do you have one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least GS-9, or do you have or will have within 9 months a Ph.D or equivalent doctoral degree, or three years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree (e.g. LL.M) if related, or a combination of education and experience? (See the "Qualifications" section of the announcement for the definition of specialized experience). Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 Indicate your experience providing consultation with statistical principles, concepts, products and/or technology. Answer to this question is required
  • Explained project goals and objectives to co-workers, managers, stakeholders, or others in a formal setting
  • Explained statistical methodology to co-workers, managers, stakeholders, or others in a formal setting.
  • Provided information about statistical products and services to co-workers, managers, stakeholders, or others in a formal setting.
  • Explained use of statistical tools to co-workers, managers, stakeholders, or others in a formal setting
  • Responded to requests for statistical data.
  • Resolved technical issues.
  • None of the above.
4 Have you used SAS, R, or Python in the analysis or manipulation of data? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Have you presented statistical findings, methods or software at a professional conference or seminar? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
6 Have you authored a technical report, a professional paper published in a conference proceeding, or a professional journal? Answer to this question is required
  • I have authored a technical internal memorandum.
  • I have authored or co-authored an externally released technical report or proceedings from a conference paper.
  • I have authored or co-authored a peer-reviewed journal article
  • None of the above
7 Have you had one or more of these experiences that demonstrate your potential to lead other staff in mathematical statistical work? Answer to this question is required
  • Assisted or trained other staff members to understand and take over an essential branch/office/department project.
  • Assisted in leading a statistical or mathematical project.
  • Led a statistical or mathematical project.
  • None of the above

Grade: All Grades

You MUST submit a complete resume in order to be considered for this position. Please review the required documents section of the vacancy announcement for further information.
I certify that I have read the "Who May Be Considered" AND the "Job Summary" sections of this vacancy announcement and I understand that if I am a previous or current Federal competitive employee (includes most Census employees) looking for a transfer, promotion, reassignment, or reinstatement, this vacancy may not afford me the best advantage. I understand my option to consult with the HR office listed on the vacancy if I have any questions.
1 How did you learn about this position? Answer to this question is required
  • Career Fair
  • Census Bureau Employee
  • College Information Session/Classroom Presentation
  • Friend/Colleague
  • Individuals with Disabilities Recruitment Event
  • Internship
  • Job Search Website
    1.1 From which kind of print advertisement did you learn about this position?
    • Brochure
    • Magazine
    • Newspaper
    • Other
    1.2 From which social network did you learn about this position?
    • Black Planet
    • Facebook
    • Hootsuite
    • LinkedIn
    • Pinterest
    • Twitter
    • YouTube
    • Other
    1.3 From which job search website did you learn about this position?
    • CareerBuilder.com
    • Glassdoor.com
    • Monster.com
    • TweetMyJobs.com
    • USAJOBS.gov
    • US.jobs
    • Other
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  • Professional Conference/Organization
    1.1 From which professional conference/organization did you learn about this position?
    • American Economic Association
    • American Statistical Association
    • League of United Latin American Citizens
    • National Association for Business Economics
    • National Society of Black Engineers
    • Other
  • Professional Magazine/Trade Journal
  • Radio/TV Announcement
  • Recruiter/Headhunter/Search Firm
  • Social Network
  • Special Emphasis/Affinity Group
  • Veterans Recruitment Event
  • Other
2 Have you held a political appointment within the previous five-year period? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 I authorize the sharing of my application for other similar positions within United States Census Bureau. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 Have you completed Calculus 1 or Differential Calculus, with a final passing grade or higher? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    4.1 If yes, please indicate the course that satisfies the above requirement (title, term taken, and which transcript, if multiple transcripts). Note: advanced courses that require the above course may satisfy the requirement, if completed with a final passing grade or higher. Submit additional prerequisite documentation from your course catalog. Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
5 Have you completed Calculus 2 or Integral Calculus, with a final passing grade or higher? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    5.1 If yes, please indicate the course that satisfies the above requirement (title, term taken, and which transcript, if multiple transcripts). Note: advanced courses that require the above course may satisfy the requirement, if completed with a final passing grade or higher. Submit additional prerequisite documentation from your course catalog. Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
6 Have you completed Calculus 3 or Multivariate or Vector Calculus, with a final passing grade or higher? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    6.1 If yes, please indicate the course that satisfies the above requirement (title, term taken, and which transcript, if multiple transcripts). Note: advanced courses that require the above course may satisfy the requirement, if completed with a final passing grade or higher. Submit additional prerequisite documentation from your course catalog. Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
7 Have you completed Linear or Matrix Algebra, with a final passing grade or higher? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    7.1 If yes, please indicate the course that satisfies the above requirement (title, term taken, and which transcript, if multiple transcripts). Note: advanced courses that require the above course may satisfy the requirement, if completed with a final passing grade or higher. Submit additional prerequisite documentation from your course catalog. Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No