Chenega Corporation Senior Sampling Statistician in Washington, District Of Columbia
Senior Sampling Statistician
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Company Job Title: Senior Sampling Statistician
Clearance: Background check with the ability to obtain a public trust
Location: Washington, DC
TheSenior Sampling Statisticianis responsible for generating weights and other adjustments, performing imputation, overseeing quality control procedures, and leading or advising on advanced analytics for existing projects.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Consult on matters of survey design and ensure that OMB and NCES’ statistical standards are met throughout all work on the task order.
Direct projects in statistical methodology research or survey design and implementation.
Provide complex sample designs, the development of sampling weights, the evaluation of survey frames and coverage, the use of area frames to supplement incomplete survey frames, and the design of sample surveys to either maximize or minimize overlap across separate sample surveys, depending upon programmatic needs.
Assist in all aspects of sample design.
Other duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)
Must have completed a doctoral or other terminal degree and shall have been working in the discipline at least 6+ years
Must be expert with a track record of solid accomplishments in statistics, social science research, or survey methodology
3+ years of demonstrated experience using or contributing to the development, implementation, or analysis of data from the National Household Education Survey, Early Childhood Longitudinal Survey, or Education Supplement of the Current Population Survey
Successful completion of DoE background check and ability to obtain a public trust
The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Working knowledge of the following: Microsoft Office, specifically Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Ability to provide excellent customer service internally and externally
Ability to respond to COR/Task Leader and customers’ changing priorities with established deadlines
Ability to work as a functional part of a core team with ED staff and its other contractors
Exceptional ability to communicate clearly, courteously, and effectively
Exceptional ability to communicate orally and in writing
Ability to deliver quality products and services that meet and/or exceed customer needs/requirements
Ability to travel for up to 25%
Ability to occasionally work after hours, including nights, weekends, and holidays as required
Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled
Native preference under PL 93-638.
We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.
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