Careers > Associate Scientist / Systems Analyst

Position Description:

The successful candidate will be part of a team supporting the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) NextGen Aviation Weather Division in developing and deploying the Next Generation Air Traffic System (NextGen). The candidate will provide meeting support to FAA personnel, including organizing meeting logistics, attending meetings, preparing meeting minutes and reports, coordinating communication among attendees, and maintaining working documents.

In addition, the candidate will conduct analysis of FAA and National Weather Service (NWS) policies, programs, systems, and forecast capabilities. Frequent duties and responsibilities include developing briefings/presentations, preparing project plans and schedules, conducting regulatory, policy, and financial research related to aviation weather and aviation safety, and writing/editing reports.

The candidate must be detail-oriented, able to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment, and convey a professional image in client meetings.

Minimum Qualifications:

Desirable Qualifications:

*Note: Relevant professional experience must consist of full-time employment that is neither an institutional assistantship nor a co-op position. Full-time internships, paid or unpaid, at both the undergraduate and graduate level, are considered relevant professional experience.

This is an associate-level position located in AvMet’s Washington, DC office.

The position is available immediately, with some flexibility in start date. Any offer of employment (including start date) is contingent upon approval of the candidate’s resume by the FAA, and the candidate must be legally authorized to work in the U.S for AvMet on an ongoing basis.

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume as email attachments to careers@avmet.com. Please include the position title in the email subject line.