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Vacancy Details

Grade: 14

Specialized experience is defined as experience using R, Python, SQL Server, Tableau, Camtastia, D3, JavaScript, VBA, Qualtircs, APIs, and ODBC connections in order to extract, load, integrate, transform, manage, analyze, visualize and report on data sets including real property, motor vehicle fleets, travel, and other asset management and mission support functions such as IT, Financial Management, HR, and Acquisition; experience with survey design, execution and analysis; and experience giving professional presentations on analytics tools and products for asset management decision making; experience with process improvement for cloud-based virtualized data warehouse environments.
1 Do you have one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-13 grade level in the Federal Service as described above? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 Do you have experience generating, gathering, and compiling data from a variety of business data systems in order to provide information to management on improving the effectiveness of business/program operations, processes, projects and/or systems? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 Do you have experience using Standard Query Language programming to manage or manipulate data in a relational database management system? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 Do you have experience applying principles and techniques of program and data analysis in the evaluation of programs related to real property management or other asset management functions? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 From the following, please select the statements that best describe your experience. (Choose all that apply). Answer to this question is required
  • I have used Python to transform unstructured data into structured data.
  • I have used calculated fields in Tableau to create metrics for visual analysis that help with program evaluation.
  • I have used R to develop multi-variate regression equations that have led predictive analysis for management decision making.
  • I have used SQL to extract, transform, and load data and I have written SQL code to create tables, indexes, automated processes, clean data, join data, and create views that integrate large complex data sets.
  • I have used Qualtrics to design, program and execute a survey, and have used the Qualitrics API to extract and analyze survey data.
  • I have used an ODBC connection to extract data from data source and pull it into another database environment.
  • None of the above.
6 I have experience providing recommendations to senior officials and IT staff on a variety of data management matters, as follows: Answer to this question is required
  • Provided insights on and implemented the latest technology to improve database documentation and data management.
  • Developed a master data management plan for a large organization.
  • Provided insights and recommendations on how to integrate/connect applications in a cloud environment to enhance data access and data management.
  • Researched and implemented best practices to ingest, inventory, consolidate, reshape and map disparate data sets.
  • None of the above.
7 Select the choice that best reflects your experience using project management principles and practices to manage comprehensive data management, research, and/or technology projects.  Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience managing IT projects using various project management methodologies where I effectively managed the schedule, cost and performance requirements, established metrics; assigned tasks to members, utilized agile project management software tools, to ensure projects/development were kept on schedule and within budget.
  • I have experience managing IT projects in a large organization using various project management methodologies and utilizing project management software tools, to ensure projects/development were kept on schedule and within budget.
  • I have experience as a member of a project team independently performing functions using various project management methodologies and utilizing project management software tools, to ensure projects/development were kept on schedule and within budget.
  • None of the above.
8 I have performed the following functions as they relate to data analytic requests: Answer to this question is required
  • Identified key stakeholders for a given project
  • Continually evaluated and monitored data analytic processes to ensure efficient and effective project delivery
  • Monitored and inspected costs
  • Monitored and inspected contractor performance
  • Developed, executed, and/or monitored progress against work plans
  • Developed project documentation, deliverables, and reports
  • Ensured tasks were accomplished in accordance with pertinent regulations and/or rules
  • Evaluated and reported on accomplishments
  • None of the above
9 Develop written reports, which require the research and analysis of data acquired from a variety of sources. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training, or experience in performing this task.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job, but with close review and assistance from either a supervisor or a senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of a job and only in unique or unusual situations did I require assistance or review by a supervisor or a senior employee.
  • Others regularly consult me for my expertise and assistance in performing this task or I have trained or instructed others so that they can perform this task.
10 Please select the statements that best describe your experience with process improvement within a cloud-based virtualized, dataware house environment. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not worked within a cloud-based, virtualized data warehouse environment.
  • I have worked with this type of environment, and have assessed the processes for data access and data management.
  • I have worked with this type of environment, have assessed the processes for data access and data management, and helped make incremental changes for data access.
  • I have worked with this type of environment, have assessed the processes for data access and data management, gained a full understanding of the architecture, and made recommendations to improve the processes for data access and data management, including recommendations for installation of additional technologies or applications.
  • None of the above.
11 Do you have experience working across organizational lines to achieve consensus on complex issues and program goals related to data analytics? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
12 Select the choice below that best describes your experience performing in teams: Answer to this question is required
  • Performing in a designated leadership role and providing direction, guidance and assistance to team members while completing multiple, complex assignments with competing deadlines.
  • Providing assistance to team members while completing multiple complex assignments with competing deadlines.
  • Completing multiple complex assignments with competing deadlines.
  • None of the above
13 I have participated on teams to develop strategic initiatives and performance measures for a program or operation? Answer to this question is required
  • True
  • False
14 I have experience analyzing and interpreting results from multiple data sources and translating results into specific actions intended to improve the product/service being evaluated. Answer to this question is required
  • True
  • False
15 From the choices below, please select the response that best matches your level of expertise and experience delivering formal briefings to senior management, or conducting training sessions concerning business modeling and data analytic principles, practices, insight, recommendations, and/or issues. Answer to this question is required
  • I have extensive experience providing technical guidance and direction to others on performing this task as one of the major duties of a position or positions I have held.
  • I have extensive experience performing this task frequently as one of the regular duties of a position or positions I have held. I perform this task independently, with general supervision and technical guidance; only in unique or unusual circumstances do I request guidance and direction.
  • I have extensive experience performing this task frequently as one of the regular duties of a position or positions I have held. I perform this task with technical guidance and assistance from a senior specialist or supervisor.
  • I have experience performing this task, but it was not a regular part of my duties so my exposure is limited.
  • None of the above

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