Job Title:Supervisory Computer Scientist-NLM-MP
Department:Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency:National Institutes of Health
Job Announcement Number:NIH-NLM-MP-12-731600
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/ Per Year|
|Monday, September 24, 2012 to
Wednesday, October 03, 2012|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time -
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Bethesda, MD United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Status Candidates (Merit Promotion and VEOA Eligibles) |
The NIH is the premier biomedical research center for the world. Its 27 Institutes and Centers employ approximately 18,000 employees doing a vast array of jobs, all supporting efforts for a healthy nation. For information on the NIH mission, goals, and Institutes and Centers, visit NIH Overview.
If you have experience overseeing and managing, both technically and administratively, the planning development, and implementation of activities associated with systems analysis, programming, computing, networking services and collaboration in information sciences; AND you want to play a significant role in a dynamic organization, then consider joining the National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Library of Medicine (NLM)! This position is located in the Office of Computer and Communications Systems' Medical Language Branch.
The Medical Language Branch plans, develops, enhances and operates software applications such as the Unified Medical Language System, the RxNorm system and the Medical Subject Headings system to manage, produce, and disseminate controlled medical vocabularies and classifications. For more information, visit http://www.nlm.nih.gov/occs/.
- Time in grade met within 30 days of closing date.
- Position is subject to a background investigation.
DUTIES:Back to top
As the Supervisory Computer Scientists, some of your duties will include:
- supervising multidisciplinary teams of professionals who conducted research in computer science and information technology;
- establishing work plans and goals to meet branch program objectives;
- managing and resolving complex issues recognized as obstacles to the development of language processing systems;
- providing policy advice on acquisition and procurement of information technology and scientific computing resources.
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:Back to top
Bachelor's degree in computer science or bachelor's degree with 30 semester hours in a combination of mathematics, statistics, and computer science. At least 15 of the 30 semester hours must have included any combination of statistics and mathematics that included differential and integral calculus. All academic degrees and course work must be from accredited or pre-accredited institutions.
You must demonstrate in your resume at least one (1) year of qualifying experience equivalent to at least the GS-14 level in the Federal Government. Examples of qualifying experience include: leading, formulating plans, advising, and monitoring existing and new scientific software development for an organization; managing scientific software engineering initiatives to advance the core IT infrastructure and architecture for an organization; researching and creating programs that perform complex data and statistical analysis; and developing computational methods and tools for the solution of biomedical research problems.
This position has an education requirement. You must submit a copy of your transcripts (or a list of your courses including titles, credit hours completed and grades). Unofficial transcripts will be accepted in the application package; however, official transcripts will be required prior to receiving an official offer. Click here for information on Foreign Education . If you are currently or were previously in this occupation series you do not need to submit transcripts. Instead, submit an SF-50 showing the appointment in this occupational series.
Males born after December 31, 1959 must be registered with Selective Service.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED: