About the Position: This position is in the Defense Civilian Intelligence Personnel System (DCIPS). Employees occupying DCIPS positions are in the Excepted Service and must adhere to U.S. Code, Title 10, as well as Department of Defense Instruction 1400.25. This position is located at the National Ground Intelligence Center (NGIC), Charlottesville, VA.Learn more about this agency
- Serves as a Physical Scientist, performing a variety of analytical and computational duties to produce chemical and biological warfare (CBW) agent dispersion and consequence hazard modeling assessments.
- Requires professional knowledge of the principles, concepts and techniques of applied mathematics, numerical analysis and the physical sciences, particularly those related to the conservation equations of mass, momentum, energy, and chemical species.
- Researches scientific and technical information related to foreign CBW capabilities and comprehends, organizes, integrates and analyzes the information in a logical and efficient manner.
- Utilizes computational tools and methodologies to produce CBW consequence hazard modeling assessments and briefings.
- Requires familiarity with physical effects modeling in the thermofluid sciences and capacity to develop expertise in the technical understanding and use of consequence hazard models.
- Collaborates with DOD, Army, and intelligence community colleagues to resolve analytical and computational issues.
- Briefs CBW assessments to Army and DOD customers.
- Provides timely, authoritative and sound advice and recommendations on assigned intelligence specialty area through the chain of command.
25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position, up to 25% of the time.
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