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    The U.S. Census Bureau is seeking a highly-motivated and capable executive to serve as the Chief, Economic Statistical Methods and Research Division (ESMD).

    This position is a Senior Executive Service (SES) career-reserved position. Positions in the SES are not graded. SES pay is commensurate with qualifications. SES employees are eligible for bonuses and awards based on performance. Veteran's preference is not applicable to SES.  

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    As the Chief, Economic Statistical Methods and Research Division (ESMD), you will:

    • Develop and conduct programs of applied statistical methods and techniques for improving the Economic Census and related programs, the Census of Governments, the economic indicators, and more than 50 ongoing business and government unit surveys.
    • Participate in the planning and formulation of Census Bureau applied statistical methods and techniques, quality standards, policy, and programs, with specific responsibility for the mathematical statistical techniques and statistical standards for producing official economic statistics primarily from businesses and public sector entities.
    • Plan, initiate, and direct applied statistical methods and techniques covering the total field of mathematical statistical theory as it applies to the censuses, surveys and special data products conducted in the Economic Programs Directorate.
    • Direct the conduct of improving methods associated with sampling, data collection, editing, imputation, tabulation and estimation, small area estimation, cell suppression, time series and analysis methods.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel may be required to attend or present at meetings or conferences on topics relevant to the U.S. Census Bureau's mission.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1529 Mathematical Statistics

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