Job Overview


Come join the Census Team, where every one counts! The Census Bureau produces quality data that helps Americans better understand our country - its population, resources, economy, society and culture.

This announcement will close on September 30, 2013. This announcement will be used to establish a standing inventory. Qualified candidates will continue to receive consideration for vacancies as positions becomes available at the Census Bureau until March 31, 2014. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for vacancies until their eligibility expires. For information concerning the period of eligibility, please see the "What To Expect Next" section of this announcement.


Application Software Specialization, GS-11 and GS-12

Duties include developing and testing software programs in a production environment that requires a good working knowledge of the syntax, capabilities and limitations of the programming language and operating system under which it operates.

Data Management Specialization, GS-11 and GS-12

Duties include performing logical and physical database design, monitoring, and modification for a relational database management system and writing SQL scripts to monitor performance.