JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022

Fairfax County Government

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Principal Data Scientist (Data Scientist IV)

JOE ID Number: 2022-01_111469398
Date Posted: 06/09/2022
Date Inactive: 06/10/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Principal Data Scientist (Data Scientist IV)
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Fairfax, Virginia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: H -- Public Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Under the general direction of the department director or deputy director, serves as the principal demographic, economic and statistical research methodologist; manages quantitative, economic, demographic, and statistical research and special analyses that provide data for policy decisions, strategic planning, and decision-making; develops, reviews, and approves statistical processes, project methodologies and final products. Supervises senior-level professional, technical, and contract staff engaged in quantitative research, data analysis, information management and survey research. Takes responsibility of for the unit’s work. Prepares or supervises the preparation of research and analyses to support countywide need for land use, demographic, socio-economic information. Manages and designs all aspects of research and analyses processes to include problem definition; research design; primary and secondary data collection; data analysis; and report writing; including both primary and secondary research studies. Develops, utilizes, updates and documents complex computerized models, databases, methodologies and statistical tools for obtaining, analyzing and creating land use, demographic, socio-economic information and forecasts. Serves as a subject expert for statistical research and data analytics; serves as an advanced technical specialist to generate, collect, analyze, manage, and interpret large amount of data from multiple sources. More info and to apply, please use the link.

Application Requirements:
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Application deadline: 06/10/2022
Application Instructions:
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