Government Accountability Office - Statistician

paid / Washington, D.C. / full-time


The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) has two vacancies for senior statisticians / mathematical statisticians to support teams on the selection and implementation of appropriate statistical methodologies for engagements in accordance with GAO and professional standards. There are separate links for federal employees and the general public.

Current/former Federal Employees:

Open to the Public:

This position is located in the Applied Research and Methods (ARM), Center for Statistics and Data Analysis (CSDA). ARM is made up of professionals with expertise in designing and executing appropriate methodologies that help GAO improve the performance and ensure the accountability of the federal government. ARM’s Centers offer expertise in many areas including, engagement design, qualitative and quantitative social science research methods, economics, data analysis, evaluation, statistics, surveys, and future-oriented analyses. In addition, technical chiefs provide expertise in economics, actuarial science and accounting. For more see Our Teams

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Please note the closing date of June 23.

Questions? Please contact: Jared Smith, CSDA Director at:

email:SmithJB@gao.gov;

phone: (202) 512-3572


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