Computer Scientist, AD-1550-04 (Program Director)

Alexandria, Virginia
Jul 16, 2018
Jul 16, 2018
Executive, Director
Full Time

Not required

Relocation expenses reimbursed Yes Relocation expenses may be paid contingent upon the availability of funds.

  • Background investigation.

  • Selective Service registration required for male applicants, unless exempt.
  • You will need to successfully complete a background security investigation before you can be appointed into this position.

    All online applicants must provide a valid email address. If your email address is inaccurate or your mailbox is full or blocked, you may not receive important communication that could affect your consideration for this position.

    This position is in the bargaining unit.

    Please preview "Evaluations" section and "Qualifications" for additional requirements and Quality Ranking Factors.

    Candidates must have a Ph.D. in computer science or a related field relevant to CISE/CCF, plus after award of the Ph.D., six or more years of successful research, research administration, and/or managerial experience pertinent to the position.

    Candidates must have demonstrated expertise in contemporary research in the areas of research in wireless communications, information theory and coding, and signal processing. Candidates must possess knowledge and experience in the full breadth of CIF topic areas to effectively participate in the overall management of the CIF program.

    Candidates with experience in managing federally-sponsored basic research are strongly preferred.

    Relocation expenses may be paid contingent upon the availability of funds.

    This announcement may be used to fill like positions in other organizations within the National Science Foundation.

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    You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

    You will be evaluated on the extent and quality of your experience, expertise, education, and research activities relevant to the duties of the position. We strongly encourage you to specifically address the Quality Ranking Factors below. This will ensure that you receive full consideration in the evaluation process.

    Quality Ranking Factors:

    1. Ability to manage program resources and to provide appropriate judgment that ensures the quality, integrity and consistency of awards and declinations of assigned CCF programs.

    2. Ability to manage an effective, timely merit review process, with attention to increasing the size, quality and diversity of the reviewer pool.

    3. Demonstrated expertise in the full breadth of CIF topic areas.

    4. Ability to provide expertise, evaluation, and advice for other programs both within NSF and across agency, national, and sector boundaries.
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    Drug test required No

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