Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Mathematical Statistician GS-1529-12/13

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Reproductive Health, Statistics and Computer Resources Branch Mathematical Statistician GS-1529-12/13 The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Reproductive Health, Statistics and Computer Resources Branch in Atlanta, Georgia, is seeking qualified candidates to fill a Mathematical Statistician position. The incumbent is responsible for applying expertise in research design and statistics to the collection, compilation, and analysis of data in a variety of reproductive health areas. Responsibilities include planning, designing, and implementing projects related to the research and policy objectives of the Division of Reproductive Health (DRH). The incumbent is involved in the development of research proposals; continuous monitoring of the compliance with project specifications by providers of data and data processing personnel during all study phases; recommends changes or creative solutions to problems encountered; coordinates multiple phases of data collection, preparation, and presentation; and performs statistical analysis of large and complex projects. Incumbent serves as technical consultant and contact person for statistical, mathematical, and epidemiologic issues to Federal, state, local, and international health agencies with whom DRH has contractual or collaborative research agreements. Incumbent designs studies and supplies standard and customized statistical computer techniques to data collection and analysis. Formulates and modifies innovative modeling and statistical techniques, including the development of extensive mathematical equations, to resolve complex statistical problems and to analyze and interpret information and data.

This is a permanent, full-time position. U.S. citizenship is required and candidates must meet U.S. Office of Personnel Management qualification requirements including specific educational coursework. Candidates should have the required education and/or experience as described in the announcement listed below. Salary ranges from $50,552 to $78,146 and is commensurate with qualifications. The selected candidate will be eligible for a full benefits package, including health insurance, life insurance, retirement and vacation and sick leave.

For the official announcement, see http://www2.cdc.gov/hrmo/vdetail.asp?AnnouncementNumber=1-01-022.

Applicants are requested to complete an Applicant Background Survey (OMB 0990-0208) and send it with the application.

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http://www.cdc.gov/hrmo/OMB_form.htm.
A written Receipt of Application will be sent to the address on the application. For forms, Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP) criteria and additional information, contact CDC\ATSDR Jobline on 1-888-232-4473 or visit the website http://www.cdc.gov/hrmo/ictap~2.htm

Application materials must be postmarked by October 19, 2000. The CDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer