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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 Bureau 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 Do you have one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the Pay Band II (GS-09 level), a Ph.D. or 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree, or a combination of both education and experience? (See the "Qualifications" section of the announcement for the definition of specialized experience). Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 How did you learn about this position? Answer to this question is required
  • Career Fair
  • Bureau of Economic Analysis Employee
  • College Information Session/Classroom Presentation
  • Friend/Colleague
  • Individuals with Disabilities Recruitment Event
  • Internship
  • Job Search Website
    2.1 From which job search website did you learn about this position?
    • CareerBuilder.com
    • Glassdoor.com
    • Monster.com
    • TweetMyJobs.com
    • USAJOBS.gov
    • US.jobs
    • Other
  • Print Advertisement
    2.1 From which kind of print advertisement did you learn about this position?
    • Brochure
    • Magazine
    • Newspaper
    • Other
  • Professional Conference/Organization
    2.1 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
    2.1 From which social network did you learn about this position?
    • Black Planet
    • Facebook
    • Hootsuite
    • LinkedIn
    • Pinterest
    • Twitter
    • YouTube
    • Other
  • Special Emphasis/Affinity Group
  • Veterans Recruitment Event
  • Other
3 Have you held a political appointment within the previous five-year period? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 I authorize the sharing of my application for other similar positions within the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Please select any of the following tasks you have completed as part of economic data analyses required by your regular job duties. Answer to this question is required
  • Analyzing written reports
  • Analyzing data tables
  • Writing accurate reports
  • Reviewing reports for abnormalities
  • Reviewing data tables for accuracy
  • Reviewing charts for accuracy
  • Collecting data
  • Manipulating data
  • Researching economic topics
  • Drafting documents
  • Reviewing written documents
  • Editing written documents
  • Publishing written documents
  • None of the above
6 What is your level of experience applying your knowledge of U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)? (mark all that apply) Answer to this question is required
  • I have applied my knowledge of U.S. GAAP in my current or previous positions.
  • I learned about U.S. GAAP in my education and training experiences.
  • I have no experience with U.S. GAAP.
7 Please describe your experience with evaluating data quality and reviewing economic and/or accounting data for presence of outliers (or other unusual characteristics). Answer to this question is required
  • I have supervised performance of this task and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task on the job with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
8 Please select the following statement that best describes your level of experience analyzing financial and international economic data to interpret facts and draw logical conclusions: Answer to this question is required
  • As a student in an academic setting I have completed projects that required me to analyze financial and international economic data to interpret facts and draw logical conclusions.
  • I have no experience analyzing financial and international economic data to interpret facts and draw logical conclusions.
  • As part of my regular job duties I have independently analyzed financial and international economic data to interpret facts and draw logical conclusions.
  • In a work environment I have analyzed financial and international economic data to interpret facts and draw logical conclusions with supervision or guidance.
  • I have experience contributing to the analysis of financial and international economic data to interpret facts and draw logical conclusions as part of work completed in a team or work group environment.
9 Please describe your experience with reviewing statistical data and evaluating data quality. Answer to this question is required
  • I have supervised performance of this task and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task on the job with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
10 Identify the database management skills that you have routinely and successfully applied as part of your regular job duties. Answer to this question is required
  • Develop and maintain content in complex databases.
  • Create, develop, locate and retrieve reports from database.
  • Provide direction, guidance or instruction to new staff on database content and use.
  • Respond to inquiries to achieve objectives or to solve database problems.
  • Provide methods or techniques to identify and resolve database problems.
  • None of the above
11 Do you have experience performing detailed analysis of financial statements? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
12 Have you successfully completed any accounting courses at the intermediate level in which you gained knowledge of accounting principles underlying the preparation of financial statements? (Examples of Intermediate courses - Intermediate Accounting or Intermediate Financial Accounting) Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
13 Do you have experience maintaining economic information management systems using: (check all that apply) Answer to this question is required
  • Database Structures
  • Metadata
  • Data processing routines
  • Data classification guidelines
14 Do you have experience working with end users to define and develop application requirements and specifications? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
15 Do you have the following experience working with a large systems development effort or other type of technical project? Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience collecting requirements.
  • I have experience documenting requirements.
  • I have experience organizing requirements.
  • I have experience controlling requirements.
  • I have experience working with a variety of stakeholders.
  • I do not have any of the experience listed above.
16 Do you have experience developing, debugging, and upgrading computer programs to process time series data? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No