Transportation Research Analyst


Vacancy ID: 778781   Announcement Number: RE-778781-DM   USAJOBS Control Number: 332029300

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1. Title of Job

Transportation Research Analyst
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

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8. Other Information

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9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

13
14

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12. Special Knowledge

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16. Availability Date

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

001 TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH ANALYST - MP
002 TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH ANALYST - OPEN COMPETITIVE (DEU)
003 TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH ANALYST - NON COMPETITIVE

21. Geographic Availability

110010001 Washington DC, DC

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

1. To minimally qualify at the GS-13 level, the applicant must meet the following requirements. You will need at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-12 level. Specialized experience is defined as demonstrating technical knowledge of observational research techniques including proposal development, project design, and research and methodological approaches, project management, data collection and management, analysis and report development.

A. YES
B. NO

2. To minimally qualify at the GS-14 level, the applicant must meet the following requirements. You will need at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-13 level. Specialized experience is defined as demonstrating nationally-recognized comprehensive technical knowledge of observational research techniques including proposal development, project design, research and methodogical approaches, project management, data collection and management, analysis and report development.

A. YES
B. NO


Relational Database Analysis Experience
For each task in the following group, choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training. Darken the oval corresponding to that statement in Section 25 of the Qualifications and Availability Form C. Please select only one letter for each item.

A- I have not had education, training in performing this task.
B- I have had education or training in performing the task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
C- I have performed this task on the job. My work on this task was monitored closely by a supervisor or senior employee to ensure compliance with proper procedures.
D- I have performed this task as a regular part of a job. I have performed it independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
E- I am considered an expert in performing this task. I have supervised performance of this task or am normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my expertise.

3. What is extent of your experience in using relational databases such as Microsoft Access or other relational database software to conduct analysis?

4. What is the extent of your experience in using relational databases such as Microsoft Access to generate summary data reports?

5. What is the extent of your experience in developing custom relational database programs using multiple tables to conduct analysis?

6. What is the extent of your experience in using data such as transportation databases or other safety data systems to evaluate patterns and trends?

7. What is the extent of your experience in applied observational research methods such as survey research, epidemiology, human factors research or other observational research techniques?

8. What is the extent of your experience in managing research projects as the primary researcher or principal investigator?

9. What is the extent of your experience in developing ideas for research in order to prepare written research proposals?

10. What is the extent of your experience in developing ideas for research in order to defend research proposals?

11. What is the extent of your experience using statistical software such as SPSS, SAS, Strata or other comprehensive statistical analysis software to conduct multivariate analyses?

12. What is the extent of your experience in preparing narrative reports that evaluate and indentify strengths and deficiencies in research or safety analyses including development of recommendations?

13. What is the extent of your knowledge of descriptive and inferential statistical methods?

14. What is the extent of your experience in presenting findings from your research or analysis via public presentations or meetings?