Senior Scientist

Washington, District Of Columbia
Sep 12, 2022
Oct 17, 2022
Full Time
Senior Scientist

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Company Job Title: Senior Scientist

Clearance: Background check with the ability to obtain a public trust

Location: Washington, DC


TheSenior Scientist will conceive, plan, design, and conduct advanced studies to support research and development.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Oversee the planning for, and design of, individual research or development tasks and subtasks.
  • Identify resources needed and develop the plan of work.
  • Manage the day-to-day work and ensure the quality of products when the work is completed.
  • Serve as major participant in carrying out the work and may oversee the work of others (e.g., other staff or other subcontractors) employed to do the work.
  • Manage research and development projects with multiple staff members.
  • Other duties as assigned

    Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)
  • Must have completed a doctoral or other terminal degree
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience
  • 3+ years demonstrated experience using or contributing to the development, implementation, or analysis of data from the National Household Education Survey, Early Childhood Longitudinal Survey, or Education Supplement of the Current Population Survey
  • Successful completion of DoE background check and ability to obtain a public trust
  • The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Ability to produce high-quality, timely work
  • Working knowledge of the following: Microsoft Office, specifically, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Ability to provide excellent customer service internally and externally
  • Ability to respond to COR/Task Leader and customers' changing priorities with established deadlines
  • Ability to work as a functional part of a core team with ED staff and its other contractors
  • Exceptional ability to communicate clearly, courteously, and effectively
  • Exceptional ability to communicate orally and in writing
  • Ability to deliver quality products and services that meet and/or exceed customer needs/requirements
  • Ability to travel for up to 25%
  • Ability to occasionally work after hours, including nights, weekends, and holidays as required

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

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