Senior Research Scientist - Get in on the ground floor as we build our research program!
Are you an expert in research methods, innovative, and self-motivated? If yes, you should consider the Research and Analytics Team at Community Transit.
Community Transit is a fast-paced and expanding agency excited about new technologies, new methods, and making data-driven decisions. The agency is looking for a senior research scientist who can drive agency confidence in research, develop and implement a short-term and long-term research strategy, and inspire teams and leaders to transform research and analytic insights into action. This is a senior level position that creates and manages the agency research portfolio to ensure alignment of resources, priorities, and initiatives.
This position coordinates interdepartmentally to proactively:
This position is part of the Research and Analytics Division, reports to the Manager of Research and Analytics and works closely with other Community Transit
leaders to formulate research strategies and programs to inform agency priorities.
OR an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job.
Entry Requirements for: Knowledge and Skills
Qualification to enter this position requires knowledge of the following:
Qualification to enter this position requires skill in:
Organizational influence and leadership
Problem-solving and strategic judgment
Proficient Performance Requirements for Knowledge and Skills
Qualification to fulfill the full range of this position’s duties requires the following knowledge, which may be gained or further developed after entering the job:
Qualification to fulfill the full range of this position’s duties requires the following skills, which may be gained or further developed after entering the job:
Complete on-line applications with job history listed, and attach resume and cover letter. Applicants who meet minimum requirements will be scheduled for tests and interviews to demonstrate knowledge, skills for the position. Position closes Monday February15th at 11:59 pm but applications considered as they come in. If you have a family member, or share the same living quarters of a current Community Transit employee, please let your Employee Engagement Recruiter know as your eligibility for this position may be affected. Community Transit provides a tobacco-free & drug-free work environment. As a recipient of federal funds, Community Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer & does not unlawfully discriminate on any basis prohibited by Federal, State or Local law. We value and encourage diversity in our workforce. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.