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    Come join a dynamic Information Technology Team where your knowledge and skills can make a real difference. As a Computer Scientist for the Process Performance and Planning Division you will have the opportunity to meet the needs of the agency, public, and the intellectual property community. Our jobs are as diverse as the service we provide, USPTO is a great place to build and expand your career.

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    The Chief Information Officer (CIO) is the principal advisor to the undersecretary of commerce for intellectual property and director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office on the application and transformation of information technology (IT) for the USPTO’s business. The Office of Organizational Policy and Governance (OPG) provides the management and oversight of enterprise Information Technology (IT) strategies, guidance, policies, and agency-wide cybersecurity. This position is located in The Process Performance and Planning Division which is responsible for the establishment of Information Technology (IT) policies and standards, improvement of IT process, measurement of OIC performance, strategic IT planning; and provides other services including management of data calls. 

    The individual selected for this position will perform the following duties: 

    Creating and executing software automated test for automation completion.

    Developing automation functions for processing information control application displays.

    Participating on a multi-discipline team performing a variety of duties related to the design and development of innovative computer science concepts and software development techniques.

    Designing and developing test automation artifacts for automated testing situations using various tools.

    Applying computer theories, software testing, algorithms, data structures, test automation, programming concepts and languages, and computer architecture to software development projects.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1550 Computer Science

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