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Posted: 11/13/2022

We are looking for someone with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and/or education. Preference is to hire someone with experience analyzing Geographic Information Systems (GIS) data for trends and predictions; AND developing models to automate GIS data; AND (3) providing technical leadership in GIS applications and solutions. Customize your resume to make it obvious you have the needed skill set and are the best person in the applicant pool.

INTERDISCIPLINARY (0401 General Natural Resources Management and Biological Sciences; 0801 General Engineering; 0810 Civil Engineering; 0854 Computer Engineering; 1301 General Physical Science)

Open & closing dates: 11/15/2022 to 11/28/2022

Salary: $44,740 - $103,176 per year

To learn more and applyhttps://www.usajobs.gov/job/689226100

Payment of Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs is authorized!

Duties
  • Develop state-of-the-art geographic information systems (GIS) geospatial analyst tools in a complex, interdisciplinary field.
  • Identify and employ the most advanced and affordable tools or techniques and methods for the analysis, display, integration and dissemination of geospatial data.
  • Utilize urban to global scales to address long-term Corps of Engineers and Army objectives.
  • Consider the potential for emerging technology and concepts as it relates to changing and dynamic data application.
  • Contribute to the solution of evolving operational needs and future requirements in a resource constrained environment.
  • Find innovative ways to disseminate varied terrain analyses on an ever-changing global network.
  • Use automated cartography, remote sensing extraction techniques, and other relevant technologies.
Conditions of Employment
  • Appointment may be subject to a suitability or fitness determination, as determined by a completed background investigation.
Qualifications

Who May Apply: US Citizens

In order to qualify, you must meet the education and experience requirements described below. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document.

Basic Requirement for Biological Scientist GS-0401:

A. Degree: Bachelor's degree (or higher degree) in biological sciences, agriculture, natural resource management, chemistry, or related disciplines appropriate to the position.

OR

B. Combination of Education and Experience: Courses equivalent to a major, as shown in A above, plus appropriate experience or additional education.

In addition to meeting the basic requirement above, to qualify for this position you must also meet the qualification requirements listed below:

Basic Requirement for General Engineer GS-0801, GS-0810 Civil Engineer, and Computer Engineer GS-0854:

Degree: Bachelor's degree (or higher degree) in engineering. To be acceptable, the program must: (1) lead to a bachelor's degree (or higher degree) in a school of engineering with at least one program accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET); OR (2) include differential and integral calculus and courses (more advanced than first-year physics and chemistry) in five of the following seven areas of engineering science or physics: (a) statics, dynamics; (b) strength of materials (stress-strain relationships); (c) fluid mechanics, hydraulics; (d) thermodynamics; (e) electrical fields and circuits; (f) nature and properties of materials (relating particle and aggregate structure to properties); and (g) any other comparable area of fundamental engineering science or physics, such as optics, heat transfer, soil mechanics, or electronics

Additional ways to meet this educational requirement are provided in the questionnaire.

In addition to meeting the basic requirement above, to qualify for this position you must also meet the qualification requirements listed below:

Basic Requirement for Physical Science GS-1301:

Degree: Bachelor's degree (or higher degree) in physical science, engineering, or mathematics that included 24 semester hours in physical science and/or related engineering science such as mechanics, dynamics, properties of materials, and electronics.

Additional ways to meet this educational requirement are provided in the questionnaire.

In addition to meeting the basic requirement above, to qualify for this position you must also meet the qualification requirements listed below:

Tip: Successful applicants must clearly and completely document the applicable specialized experience listed below in their resume.

GS-7 Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience which includes experience (1) using 3D modeling; OR (2) Mapping; OR (3) Surveying. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the second lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-05).

Additional ways to meet specialized experience provided in the questionnaire.

GS-9 Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience which includes experience (1) using Geographic Information Systems (GIS); OR (2) using models that utilize GIS data. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the second lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-07).

Additional ways to meet specialized experience provided in the questionnaire.

GS-11 Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience which includes experience (1) analyze Geographic Information Systems (GIS) data for trends and predictions; AND (2) developing models to automate GIS data. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the second lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-09).

Additional ways to meet specialized experience provided in the questionnaire.

GS-12 Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience which includes experience (1) analyze Geographic Information Systems (GIS) data for trends and predictions; AND (2) develop models to automate GIS data; AND (3) provide technical leadership in GIS applications and solutions. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the second lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-11).

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