Job Overview

Summary

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The Energy Information Administration is seeking motivated and highly-qualified candidates for exciting full-time permanent position located in the Office of Petroleum, Natural Gas & Biofuels Analysis, Office of Energy Analysis in Washington, D.C.

The Energy Information Administration (EIA) provides policy-neutral data, forecasts, and analyses to promote sound policy making, efficient markets, and public understanding regarding energy and its interaction with the economy and the environment. Created by the Congress in 1977, EIA is the statistical agency of the U.S. Department of Energy and as such is the Nation's premier source of unbiased energy data, analysis and forecasting. By law, EIA's products are prepared independently of Administration policy considerations. EIA neither formulates nor advocates any policy conclusions. EIA provides a wide range of information and data products covering energy production, stocks, demand, imports, exports, and prices; and prepares analyses and special reports on topics of current interest. Please visit EIA's website at: EIA

Assignments includes developing, designing, performing and documenting a broad range of operations research analyses involving current and projected pricing, production, distribution, and consumption of energy. You will perform complete economic analysis, selecting, modifying, and refining a variety of methods and develops new procedures for mathematical statistical projects. You will identify analytic issues for study, evaluate and propose analytic approaches; prepare draft and final findings based on research and testing of hypotheses. 

This vacancy is being concurrently advertised with HQ-13-CAT-04-EI-00453. You must apply to the vacancy for which you wish to receive consideration. Applicants who wish to be considered for both must apply to both.

Duties

Applicants selected for these positions will perform mathematical, statistical, economic or other analyses and studies, maintain and enhance models, techniques and scenarios for use in current and future energy studies. The assignments are pertaining to the Energy sector or to sub-sector of it. The analysts modify and adapt techniques to fit situations, some requiring innovative approaches. Assignments involve consideration of the effects of new and emerging technologies, rapidly changing industry practices, mergers and restructurings, new regulations, and other changes in the world and national economies and markets affecting production, pricing, supply and distribution patterns.  Prepares reports and charts to document study purposes, methods, assumption, and conclusions. Participates in briefing officials on progress and conclusions of studies.