Job Title:Associate Administrator for Science Mission Directorate
Department:National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Job Announcement Number:HQ13S0011
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|$175,000.00 to $179,700.00 / Per Year|
|Tuesday, June 04, 2013 to Tuesday, July 02, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Washington DC, DCView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|This announcement is open to All Qualified Individuals. Noncompetitive (Current career SES, QRB certified graduates of SES candidate development programs and individuals with SES reinstatement eligibility) You are encouraged to read the entire announcement before you submit your application package. Your application may not get full consideration if you do not follow the instructions as outlined.|
NASA is looking for exceptional leaders for the 21st century! If you are interested in leading dynamic organizations responsible for fulfilling or supporting exciting scientific and aeronautic missions, there may be a place for you on the team. Seize this opportunity to use your current skills, build new ones, and make significant contributions to our nation's future. As an added benefit, you would be joining an agency ranked as one of the best places in the Federal government to work.
The Associate Administrator for the Science Mission Directorate is a senior level position responsible for executive leadership, overall planning, direction, and effective management of NASA programs concerned with the scientific exploration of the Earth, Moon, Mars and beyond, including charting the best route of discovery and reaping the benefits of Earth and space exploration for society. As such, the incumbent manages and sponsors research, flight missions, advanced technology development and related activities required to expand our understanding of the Earth and the Sun, and the Sun¿s effect on the solar system environments; explore the solar system with robots to study its origins and evolution including the origins of life within it, bringing the lessons of our study of Earth to the exploration of the solar system, and vice versa; and explore the universe beyond, from the search for planets and life in other solar systems to the origin, evolution, and destiny of the universe itself.
Persons selected for initial appointment to the career Senior Executive Service must have their Executive Core Qualifications certified by an Office of Personnel Management Qualifications Review Board prior to appointment and will be required to serve a one-year probationary period.
Veterans Preference does not apply to the Senior Executive Service (SES).
- U.S. Citizenship is required.
- Successful adjudication of a TS/SCI clearance will be required.
- First time SES appointees are subject to a one-year probationary period.
- A financial disclosure statement is required upon appointment into the SES.
- This is a drug-testing designated position.