Camber Corporation Research Scientist (Behavioral) 15670 in Monterey, California
This position is within Camber's Assessment group, a component of the Software and Network Engineering business unit. The Assessment group is responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining high stakes tests and other tests used for personnel selection, classification, and proficiency. Our customers trust us to provide guidance at all phases to ensure a legally defensible test program that exemplifies industry standards.
The position is located in Monterey, CA. The individual selected for this position will provide support to the research project. This person will aid various aspects and stages of studies and projects as needed. Major duties/responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
*Contribute to research using behavioral science principles, methodologies, and technologies in a theoretical and applied setting. Contribute to new or modified methods that support R&D of processes, systems, and technologies used in assessment for a variety of purposes.
*Evaluate psychological measurement instruments. Aid in content and sensitivity reviews.
*Contribute to evaluating the technical quality and timeliness of research projects.
The following requirements must be met:
*Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in a behavioral science field, plus 7 years of related work experience; or a Master's degree in a behavioral science field plus 3 years of related work experience. Examples of acceptable degrees include behavioral research.
*Must be a US citizen with at minimum a National Agency Check & Inquiries (NACI) personnel background investigation. Must be capable of obtaining a security clearance at the required level of access.
*Experience with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures in accordance with professional testing standards.
*Able to maintain effective working relationships with a broad range of technical and scientific personnel and teams as well as client managers.
The following is desired, but not required:
*Knowledge of non-cognitive measures, situational judgment test items, and other innovative item types
*Good skills with Microsoft Office software, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint
*Good skills with SPSS, R, or any other statistical software
Camber Corporation is part of the Integrated Mission Solutions Group of HII’s Technical Solutions division. Integrated Mission Solutions Group is a leading provider of Agile Software Engineering and Information Technology solutions; All Hazards services; Modeling, Simulation, and Training solutions and services; Unmanned Systems support; Intelligence Analysis and Operations; and Engineering and Management services to Department of Defense, Federal, and commercial customers.
Integrated Mission Solutions Group (Camber), a subsidiary of Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (HII) is headquartered in Huntsville, AL. From Camber’s founding in 1990, we have grown to 32 offices, positioned to provide responsive support to our customers across the United States. We deploy personnel to support our customers globally, including many locations in Asia, Africa, and Europe, providing daily interface on technical, programmatic, and operations issues. Overall, more than 1,600 Camber professionals deliver ISO 9001:2008-certified and CMMI ML3 high-value solutions to customers worldwide.
Camber Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE/AA Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled