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    Summary

    This position is a scientific position, with an emphasis on computer science methods and techniques as it relates to public health informatics. The position is to develop solutions for a variety of nonrecurring problems in the public health informatics field and to anticipate future needs and trends, investigating the application of new technology.

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    Responsibilities

    As a Computer Scientist (Informatics) you will:

    • Address public health informatics data or management needs, necessitating the need for experimental computer technologies, products, and prototype systems to overcome critical business obstacles.
    • Conduct computer analysis and in-depth investigations to identify the most feasible approaches to hardware/software/networking system design and development problems.
    • Lead and manage fact finding, design, software surveys, and cost/benefit analysis for new or modified computer applications resulting in the design or modification of systems.
    • Plan, construct, and maintain databases for data storage, manipulation, and retrieval.
    • Modify commercial database management systems and/or develop programs to maintain files, perform data validation routines, etc.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

  • Job family (Series)

    1550 Computer Science

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/493431100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.