USDA Farm Service Agency Seeks a Senior Program Analyst in Data Analytics

Original Job Opening Posted on

The Department of Agriculture, Farm Service Agency, is searching for a senior Program Analyst (Data Analytics), according to a job posting on

This position is located in the Farm Service Agency, Deputy Administrator for Farm Programs, Loan Making Division.

According to the posting, duties for the Program Analyst include:

  • Serve as a senior Program Analyst (Data Analytics) and advisor to leadership at the Mission Area level in leading and coordinating the efforts of other Agency professionals and contractors.
  • Provide technical advice in the development and analysis of pilot initiatives and applications and makes recommendations to management on the use of such technology as it relates to Agency data.
  • Conduct observational analyses using software and/or programming languages such as R, Python, or SAS to explore/group data, test hypotheses, predict outcomes, and inform decisions.
  • Solve technical problems by choosing the appropriate tools and explaining data architecture and design to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Identify, adapt, and manage changes to data analysis tools in response to evolving user needs.
  • Consult with customers and applies analytical processes to the planning, design, and implementation of new and improved information systems to meet the business requirements.
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Job Opening Details

Job Opening Date: 05/22/2024
Job Closing Date: 06/03/2024
Salary Range: $104,604 - $135,987 per year
Pay Scale/Grade: GS 14
Telework Eligible: Not applicable, this is a remote position.
Applications Open To: Career transition (CTAP, ICTAP, RPL), Competitive service, Land & base management, Veterans