Senior Analyst (Data Analysis)

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington, D.C
Posted
Oct 01, 2022
Closes
Oct 05, 2022
Function
Analyst
Hours
Full Time
Duties

As aSenior Analyst (Data Analysis), PE-0347-21your typical work assignments may include the following:
  • Participates in aspects of design, data collection and analysis, message development, and report writing. Advises and assists teams in selecting and implementing appropriate data analysis approaches to be taken. Specifically, provides advice on the scope of analysis, how data should be collected and the most appropriate analytic software to efficiently analyze data in support of engagement objectives.
  • Contributes to primary data collection and analysis by applying sound analytical concepts and methods to develop a thorough knowledge of relevant data sources and data files and interpret data to determine patterns or trends.
  • Develops highly effective databases in a variety of applications such as SAS or STATA. Manages the use and output of these databases and prepares documentation of analyses methods and interpretation of results to meet relevant standards.
  • Assures data integrity of these databases. Performs electronic data testing to help assess accuracy and reliability of the data, submits programs for verification and peer review, and reviews and verifies programs done by others. As required, performs indexing and referencing tasks.


Requirements

Conditions of Employment


You must meet all qualification requirements before the announcement closes.
1. You must be a U.S. citizen
2. You may be required to submit a financial disclosure statement.
3. You must be suitable for federal employment.
4. Registered for Selective Service, if applicable. ( www.sss.gov ).
5. Completion of a probationary period may be required

Qualifications

You may qualify at the BAND 2A level, if you fulfill the following qualification requirement:

One year (52 Weeks) of specialized experience equivalent to the NEXT LOWER BAND or GS-12 grade level in the Federal service that demonstrates your ability to meet the specialized experience.

Specialized experience is defined as experience demonstrated as experience using data analysis software applications, such as SAS, to create, manage, analyze large complex data files; applying data analysis concepts and practices to conduct the data collection, analysis and reporting; providing advice and guidance on data reliability or quality; and demonstrated experience documenting analysis and interpreting results.

Education

This job does not have an education qualification requirement.

Additional information

This is a bargaining unit position.

Travel and relocation expenses will not be paid for by the GAO.

Males born after 12/31/59 and at least 18 years of age must be registered with the Selective Service System.

Visit https://www.sss.gov/RegVer/wfRegistration.aspx .

Selectees will be required to complete questions contained on the Declaration for Federal Employment (OF-306) at the time a tentative job offer is made. If selected, at the time of appointment, selectees will be required to update the OF-306.

REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION: GAO provides reasonable accommodations to applicants and employees with disabilities. To request accommodation, please email ReasonableAccommodation@gao.gov .The U.S. Government Accountability Office's policy is to provide equal employment opportunity for all regardless of race, religion, color, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

The U.S. Government Accountability Office's policy is to provide equal employment opportunity for all regardless of race, religion, color, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

The U.S. GAO is part of the Legislative Branch of the Federal government. As such, all positions are in the excepted service. Initial appointments, permanent or indefinite, to the GAO require completion of a one or two-year probationary period.

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