Management and Program Analyst
Associate Administrator for Aviation Safety, Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration Office, Safety & Operations Branch, AUS-430
To qualify for this position you must demonstrate in your application that you possess at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to FV-I, FG/GS-13 in the Federal Service. Specialized experience is experience that has equipped you with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position.
Specialized experience is defined as: Experience relevant to current UAS integration efforts.
Qualifications must be met by the closing date of this vacancy announcement.
In addition to the minimum qualifications, the following has been determined to be a selective factor for this position. This means possession of this criterion is part of the minimum qualifications and is essential to perform the duties and responsibilities of this position. Applicants who do not possess this criterion are ineligible for further consideration.
- SELECTIVE PLACEMENT FACTOR: Experience developing and sustaining effective relationships and effective communication with UAS stakeholders such as members of federal, state, local government agencies, industry organizations, public interest groups or national associations to develop solutions to complex issues pertaining to UAS integration into the NAS.
IMPORTANT: Ensure that your work experience supports your Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSA), and Other Factors answers. Your answers and associated work experience will be evaluated further to validate whether the answers that you selected are appropriate.
We are not accepting applications from noncitizens.
Public Trust - Background Investigation
The incumbent is responsible for the analysis of established and proposed technical and organizational programs in the Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration Office, Safety and Operations Branch, AUS-430.
Serves as liaison to the UAS industry and stakeholder groups, such as public operators, commercial operators, hobby and recreational users by facilitating interaction with the agency and providing expertise and guidance to groups both familiar and new to aviation. The incumbent may act as the primary point of contact with one or more of these stakeholder groups.
On a continuing basis, collects and analyzes information, identifies existing and potential problems or trends, and coordinates their resolution with operating officials and managers when possible; provides options and recommendations to the Branch Manager for consideration.
Provides operational expertise and technical advice to managers, supervisors, and operational personnel in the development of policy and regulations unique to unmanned aircraft. Provides advice to management on planning methodologies and performance/trend indicators to measure attainment of fiscal year goals and objectives. Presents recommendations for adoption, implementation, mitigation, or change to the Branch Manager. Upon approval, participates in the preparation, promulgation, and implementation of new and/or revised procedures or processes. Prepares documentation and reports, to include charts, graphs, statistical summaries, etc., of the revised procedures and processes.