Job Title:Program Analyst - GS - 0343 - 13 (Open to U.S. Citizens) - BP
Department:Department Of Transportation
Agency:Federal Railroad Administration
Job Announcement Number:FRA.S-2013-0004
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|$89,033.00 to $115,742.00 / Per Year|
|Thursday, November 08, 2012 to Wednesday, November 21, 2012|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Washington, DC, USView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
Applications will be accepted from any U.S. Citizen.
This job is also being advertised for applicants eligible for status consideration. Current and former status employees and veterans who qualify under VEOA are encouraged to also apply to announcement: FRA.S-2013-0003.
The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) is responsible for ensuring safety of the Nation's passenger and freight rail operations and infrastructure by promoting safe, efficient and accessible rail transportation. The mission and focus of FRA has grown to include the design and management of an unprecedented investment in the creation of a nationwide passenger rail network. FRA is providing leadership for the creation of a more balanced transportation system, transforming the way Americans travel.
This position is located in the Office of Associate Administrator for Safety, Safety Knowledge Management Division, Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and serves as a senior specialist responsible for the full lifecycle development of assigned data/information management projects for a broad range of Railroad Safety Information System (RSIS) customers.
You will serve as a Program Analyst for various critical databases maintained by the Office of Safety. As such,you must be knowledgeable of applicable laws, regulations, policies, etc., concerning record keeping and reporting. Establish database standards regarding verification, codes, structures, and maintain consistency of application across widely differing information systems. You will be the subject matter expert on the contents of the various files and provide feedback to appropriate officials.
An ideal candidate has experience in organizing, analyzing and maintaining data collected from different sources and experience interpreting/evaluating short and long term strategic initiatives to determine the best methods to capture, verify, and analyze data. They also have experience sorting various data source to determine their relevance to the data analysis objective in order to draw an accurate inference by using various computer programming languages (SAS is preferred) and techniques. Finally, the ideal candidate should be self-motivated and have the ability to pay close attention to detail.
- You must be a U.S. Citizen and meet specialized experience to qualify.
- Submit application and resume online by 11:59 PM EST on the closing date.
- Provide all required documents by closing date.
- Position is telework eligible.
- Announcement is also advertised merit promotion: FRA.S-2013-0003.
- Announcement may be used to fill similar positions within 30 days.