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    This vacancy is for an Operation Research Analyst in the Economic Statistical Methods Division (ESMD) located in Suitland, Maryland. The Census Bureau is accessible from the Metro Rail Green Line - Suitland Station.

    This vacancy is advertised under 2 different announcements. Read the `Who May Apply` section carefully to determine your eligibility. If you are not eligible under this announcement, please see ESMD-2016-0006, Operation Research Analyst, GS-1515-09/11/12, CENSUS-MP-MMW.

    This position may be ELIGIBLE for telework; additional criteria will be required (e.g., supervisory approval).

    Relocation expenses may be paid.

    This is a BARGAINING unit position.

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    The individual selected for this position will:

    • Use standard operations research methods and procedures to formulate problems applied to data from standard data sources.
    • Develop and run programs using commercial statistical software packages to test potential solutions.
    • Develop programming specifications to work with existing programs or systems.
    • Assist in providing research and methodology support as related to disclosure avoidance procedures applied to tabulations of economic data as well as microdata.
    • Prepare technical reports and analyze and interpret results.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    All qualified U.S Citizens.

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

  • Job family (Series)

    1515 Operations Research

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/451094900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.