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Computer Scientist – Fort Eustis, Virginia
U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, Department of the Army
Job ID: 186307Start Date: 01/03/2020End Date: 01/13/2020
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 Computer Scientist: Degree: Bachelor’s degree (or higher degree) in computer science or bachelor’s degree (or higher degree) with 30 semester hours in a combination of mathematics, statistics, and computer science. At least 15 of the 30 semester hours must have included any combination of statistics and mathematics that included differential and integral calculus. In addition to meeting the basic requirement above, to qualify for this position you must also meet the qualification requirements listed below: To qualify for the GS-12: Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience which includes work such as: 1) performing analyses of existing information systems technology in order to make recommendations on training system requirements; 2) participating in applying computer science methods and techniques to assist with information systems performance improvement and matrix measurement processes; 3) applying concepts and principles of computer/automation system theory to identify the nature and attributes of a variety of information systems’ requirements. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-11). To qualify for the GS-13: Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience which includes work such as: 1) performing analyses of emerging information systems technology in order to make recommendations on training system requirements; 2) participating in applying computer science methods and techniques to review, and evaluate the architectural direction of training information systems; 3) participating in providing advice for alternative approaches to meet training information systems requirements. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-12). Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the required experience in order to qualify. For this job, you must meet the qualification requirement using experience alone–no substitution of education for experience is permitted. You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
Attention to DetailTechnical CompetenceTechnology ApplicationTechnology Awareness
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