Job Overview


TOUGH WORK. VITAL MISSION. Challenge yourself! You have the power to help combat drug trafficking. Be a part of DEA! It's tough work, but a vital mission. Whatever your background or expertise, your work at DEA will be tremendously rewarding because it will have a daily impact on national security and the quality of life of all Americans. 

Do your career "Justice" by working with DOJ, which has been ranked in the Top 10 Best Places to Work in the Federal Government. Come and join the nation's law enforcement agency, where our most important resource is our people. The Department leads the nation in ensuring the protection of all Americans while preserving their constitutional freedoms. Become a member of a team where you can achieve your career goals and apply your skills and talents to our important mission. All applicants for employment with DEA must possess and maintain the highest levels of character and conduct. DEA will evaluate applicants' qualifications based on these qualities. Once a conditional offer is made, DEA will conduct a continuous evaluation of information, as it is obtained, to ensure that the prospective employees with DEA meet the agency-specific qualifications in the areas of character and conduct. To this end, the unfavorable decision in any of the areas that follow will be deemed as disqualifying: Drug Policy Requirements (as specified in this announcement), Credit History, Candor and Honesty, Work History, History with the Law, and other qualities that would detract from the integrity and efficiency of the DEA.


This position is located in the Office of Resource Management; Arlington, VA.

The incumbent will perform the following duties:

Analyze data extracted for management information systems. Uses common statistical software such as STATA, SAS to analyze statistical information. Provide advice on collecting drug-related data to monitor DEA field entities.

Plans and executes internal review studies of related line functions and/or programs with technically complex characteristics. Assesses program compliance with DEA goals and proposes changes based on study findings.

Analyzes program data and prepares program status reports for review at all levels. Assists in the organization, coordination, and preparation of segments of DEA Quarterly and Annual Statistical Reports. Uses ArcGIS to produce analytic maps of geospatial information. Prepares preliminary statistical analyses, or detailed and complete inspection reports summarizing mathematical models, sample surveys, quantitative materials, and all relevant drug control and Federal law enforcement program information. Documents study conditions, data restrictions, or other relevant information and supporting documents for supervisor’s review and use in presentations, recommendations, or legal actions, utilizing a thorough knowledge of statistics and of agency laws, regulations, policies, and precedents.

Organizes and conducts studies, or study segments, to correlate or analyze statistical information, to develop new methodologies or procedures, or to evaluate existing systems, methodologies, and related matters. Conducts portions of a broad project involving data collection and/or analysis. Participates as a team member on system development efforts. Provides advice on the design and development of statistical systems to monitor the activities of DEA field entities, and those of federal, state, and local agencies.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No