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    • Salary: GS-07 $50,106 (Step 01) to $65,141 (Step 10);GS-09 $59,908 (Step01) to $77,879 (Step 10).

    NOTE: First time hires to the Federal Government are typically hired at the Step 01.

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    As a Computer Scientist within the South Atlantic Water Science Center, some of your specific duties will include:

    • Employs computer science computational theory and programming language theory to assist in designing software frameworks and custom data collection and transmission elements as components of desktop or web-based decision support system, mathematical models, data visualizations and computationally intense geospatial processes.
    • Assist in software architecture and design activities using object-oriented languages, web interface testing, unit testing, process flow design, and end-user training.
    • Assist in documenting and publishing solutions, which address the challenges related to computation theory, hardware performance, remote sensed data acquisition, computer graphics, GPU optimization, data transformation, and data standards compliance.
    • Assist in working with cooperators and subject matter experts on science, resource management, and technology team, attending meetings on and off site.
    • Operates a government owned or leased vehicle as an incidental driver.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel an average of 1 night per month for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1550 Computer Science

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