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    The incumbent will primarily support the Spectrum Efficient National Surveillance Radar (SENSR) Program, a cross-agency program in partnership with the Department of Defense (DoD), Department of Homeland Security (DHS), and Department of Commerce’s National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), to assess the feasibility of making radio frequency spectrum available for auction by consolidating current surveillance radar missions.

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    Office of the Assistant Administrator for Policy, International Affairs, and Environment, Systems and Policy Analysis Division (APO-200)

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    As a Senior Policy Analyst in the Office of Aviation Policy and Plans, Systems & Policy Analysis division, the incumbent will conduct quantitative and qualitative economic and policy analysis, including working with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) on spectrum auction analysis, in support of the SENSR Program and other spectrum initiatives.

    The incumbent will also lead the development, facilitation, coordination and implementation of other novel and cross-cutting FAA policies, goals and priorities and prepare and coordinate responses to policy inquiries from external stakeholders, including the Administration and Congress.

    The incumbent will maintain expert knowledge of current and evolving aviation industry and radio frequency spectrum issues and will track and provide analysis of other external events which may impact aviation, spectrum, the FAA and the SENSR Program. He or she will represent the agency or provide quick expert level research and analysis for matters related to the SENSR Program and other spectrum and transportation policy issues.

    The incumbent will support the FAA’s role in the SENSR Program by supporting agency executive management of the SENSR Program and by participating in, organizing and leading interdisciplinary teams working across the FAA, with other agencies and potentially internationally to identify and resolve aviation and spectrum policy issues.

    The incumbent will lead the coordination and preparation of official agency and SENSR Program and other policy positions, working across the FAA and with other agencies to ensure completeness and concurrence. Responsibilities include the preparation and presentation of talking points and briefing materials for senior executives.

    The incumbent will lead meetings and participate in conferences as required to maintain currency on aviation issues and expertise relative to assigned projects and analytical approaches and methods. He or she will also perform other duties as assigned.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - The job may require travel from time- to-time, but not on a regular basis. The travel may be for training or other work-related duties.

    Supervisory status


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    U.S. Citizens

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