Wednesday , April 17 2024

Dot Jobs in New York – Mathematical Statistician

Website U.S. Department of Transportation

Job Description:

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) is a federal Cabinet department of the U.S. government concerned with transportation. The principal responsibility of this position is participation in the development and application of statistical methodology for DOT studies, analysis, statistics and data programs. The assignments require careful planning, efficient coordination of effort among DOT staff, the application of mature practical and scientific judgment, and a high degree of originality.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work with economists, transportation specialists, analysts, and other statisticians in conducting analysis in transportation and in broad social, economic, safety, environmental, technological, or national security areas related to transportation.
  • Participate in developing statistical methodologies for projects that meets OMB and international standards.
  • Participate in agency programs for mathematical statistical review and analysis of transportation data, products, and information.
  • Conduct comprehensive quality assessments of statistical information products within the DOT.
  • Participate in review of the sources of data and reliability of the statistics proposed by the agency to generate outputs and outcomes as required by the Government Performance and Results Act of 1993 and Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act of 2018 and review information on the sources and reliability of other data collected by the DOT.
  • Participate in establishing project goals, statistical standards, data quality measurement guidelines, and procedures for maintaining the highest information quality possible for DOT.
  • Provide technical support for examination, evaluation, and improvement in data quality from surveys, administrative records, metadata, auxiliary data and other data sources.

Job Requirements:

  • You must be a U.S. citizen & meet specialized experience to qualify
  • Submit application and resume online by 11:59 PM EST on the closing date
  • Required documents must be submitted by the closing date.
  • Direct Hire Authority will be used to fill this position

Job Details:

Company: U.S. Department of Transportation

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Engineering

Job Location: New York, NY, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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