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    This position is located in the National Weather Service (NWS), Office of Planning and Programming for Service Delivery (OPPSD), Office of Observation (OBS) with one vacancy located in Silver Spring, MD.

    This position is also announced under vacancy number NWS-2018-0107, which is open to status candidates. You must apply to both announcements if you want to be considered for both.

    * A one year probationary period may be required.

    * Payment of relocation expenses is not authorized.

    * This position is in the bargaining unit


    This Job Opportunity Announcement may be used to fill other Electronics Engineer, GS-0855-14 positions throughout NOAA. The position must be alike (e.g.: within the same geographic locations, same grade/band and requires the same qualifications and specialized experience as indicated in this vacancy announcement).

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    As an Electronics Engineer, you will perform the following duties:

    • Apply extensive knowledge of electronics engineering in general, as well as expert knowledge in his/her subject matter area to provide advice and guidance in resolving technical and policy problems, developing new techniques and approaches, and settling controversy.
    • Provide expert engineering support to a full range of activities concerned with the analysis, design, testing, procurement, installation or operation of complex electronics systems and equipment.
    • Review, evaluate and advise on the effectiveness, technical adequacy and suitability of the work and proposals of other engineers in resolving complicated and critical problems.
    • Serve as a consultant to engineers and managers outside of the immediate organization

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Up to 5% of domestic travel may be required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    All qualified United States Citizens or Nationals.

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

  • Job family (Series)

    0855 Electronics Engineering

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/491300300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.