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Job Title: Social Scientist/Researcher

  • Alternate Job Title: Eng Sr - Research
  • Job ID: 30269BR
  • Posting Date: 2017-10-11
  • Travel Percentage: <10%
  • Location: Springfield, VA 22151
  • US Citizenship Required: Yes
  • Shift: 1st Shift
  • Required Security Clearance: TS/SCI

Job Description:

Organizes, directs and coordinates the planning and execution of customer research projects, including: developing research proposals; design research efforts to address specific business needs; monitor projects and report regularly on progress; develop research materials based on scientific best practices; supervise research execution; collaborate with statisticians to develop data analysis plans for research efforts; interpret and summarize research results.

Serve as Subject Matter Expert (SME) on social science methodology and research practices: applies latest research methods and designs; offers guidance and recommendations on questions of research methodologies as needed.

Consults with research owners and manage client relationships, including: defining research requirements in terms of business objectives; provides guidance to clients regarding appropriate research goals and setting reasonable expectations for results; creates and delivers presentations to clients regarding findings that are appropriate for a non-scientific audience.

Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor's Degree and 5 years work experience or equivalent experience related to the Required Skills Section.

Required Skills and Education:

Experience designing, executing or assisting with social science research in an organizational setting (government, industry, non-profit, etc.). Possess working knowledge of statistics and/or data science. Experience developing schedules for varying complexities of project and programs, and leading teams in executing these efforts.

Preferred Skills and Education:

Bachelor's degree with 5-8 years of experience with in social science research field, psychology, sociology, communications, economics, anthropology, consumer sciences, market research, organizational behavior and management.

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