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Website U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)

Job Description:

This position is in the Division of Economic and Risk Analysis (DERA), Office of Data Science. The Division is headquartered in Washington, DC.

The Office of Data Science (ODS) leads initiatives to develop and support cutting-edge data analytics and data services to support requirements for DERA’s four policy groups, as well as the metrics, models, and other tools developed as part of the risk assessment programs managed by ORA and other offices and divisions across the Commission.


Job Responsibilities:

Serves as a subject matter expert in the science of text analytics and machine learning and advises and/or consults with both internal and external stakeholders on issues concerning text analytics, artificial intelligence and machine learning.
Conducts quantitative and qualitative analyses and evaluations using a wide variety of commercial and SEC databases to identify risk metrics, potential fraud and issues that might affect the securities trading functions of the free market.
Provides expert feedback and advice to others within DERA and across the Commission on projects that utilize advanced quantitative techniques including text analytics, artificial intelligence and machine learning.
Manages and leads numerous parallel projects, supports project activity with financial and analytical expertise and technical guidance to ensure program goals are met within the Office of Data Science.
Conducts projects as a recognized analytical expert and technical advisor to agency management and customers.
Manages data and risk initiatives to include the preparation and use of unusually complex datasets and the design and development of state-of-the-art technical applications in support of Commission initiatives.

Job Requirements:

You must be a US Citizen.
Application procedures are specific to this vacancy announcement. Please read all the instructions carefully. Failure to follow the instructions may result in you not being considered for this position.
Supplementary vacancies may be filled in addition to the number stated in this announcement.
This position has promotion potential to the SK-14 level.
PROBATIONARY PERIOD: This appointment may require completion of a one-year probationary period.
SECURITY CLEARANCE: Entrance on duty is contingent upon completion of a pre-employment security investigation. Favorable results on a Background Investigation may be a condition of employment or selection to another position.
DRUG TESTING: This position may be subjected to drug testing requirements.
PERMANENT CHANGE OF STATION (PCS): Moving/Relocation expenses are not authorized.
DIRECT DEPOSIT: All Federal employees are required to have Federal salary payments made by direct deposit to a financial institution of their choosing.
This position is in the collective bargaining unit.
Due to COVID-19, the SEC is currently in a mandatory telework posture. This position is eligible to request telework in accordance with the SEC ‘s telework policy.

Job Details:

Company: U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Washington, DC, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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