Job Title:Technology Policy Analyst, GS-0101-11/12 (Open to U.S. Citizens) - BP
Department:Department Of Transportation
Agency:Research and Innovative Technology Administration
Job Announcement Number:RITA.VOLPE-2013-0114
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|$62,758.00 to $97,787.00 / Per Year|
|Wednesday, June 26, 2013 to Thursday, July 11, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - - Permanent|
|MANY vacancies -
Cambridge, MA, 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: RITA.VOLPE-2013-0096.
The Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA) coordinates the U.S. Department of Transportation's (DOT) research programs and is charged with advancing the deployment of cross-cutting technologies to improve our Nation's transportation system.
The Volpe National Transportation Systems Center, part of DOT/RITA in Cambridge, MA, has been helping the transportation community navigate the most challenging problems for more than 40 years. Volpe’s mission is to improve transportation by anticipating and addressing emerging issues and advancing technical, operational, and institutional innovations across all modes. Visit our website to learn more: www.volpe.dot.gov
An innovative, fee-for service organization, the Volpe National Transportation Systems Center (Volpe Center), part of the U.S. Department of Transportation's (U.S.DOT's) Research and Innovative Technology Administration in Cambridge, Massachusetts, is an internationally recognized Federal center of transportation and logistics with a world-class, multidisciplinary technical team with expertise across all modes of transportation.
The Volpe Center seeks multiple Technology Policy Analyst, GS-0101-11/12 in the Technology Innovation and Policy Division, (RVT-91) within the Advanced Transportation Technologies Technical Center. This division provides the technical and analytical support for research initiatives and decision-making at all levels of government and industry supporting all modes of transportation. The Technology Policy Analyst serves as a member of a team that conducts research and applies analytical methodologies on a broad set of topics as a means of developing, comparing, and evaluating policy options in support of successful transition of technologies (e.g., connected vehicles, automated vehicles, new transportation applications, or vehicle-to-infrastructure communications, among others) from research into adoption and use.
The ideal candidate for this position will have experience working in an environment with little policy precedence and where policy options have to be developed and created concurrently and iteratively with transportation related technology development. This position is not focused on application of existing policies to IT or other systems, but is focused on the objective and rigorous development of new policies for new and emerging transportation technologies.
You must have superb analytical, communication, and problem-solving skills, and be able to excel in an entrepreneurial, fast –paced environment.
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If you are invited to interview, you will be asked to submit writing samples prior to your interview.
- Applications will be accepted from any U.S. Citizen.
- Submit application and resume online by 11:59 PM EST on the closing date.
- Relocation expenses are not authorized for this position.
- Announcement also advertised merit promotion: RITA.VOLPE-2013-0096
- Announcement may be used to fill similar positions within 30 days.