Research Associate

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Company :
Federal Reserve Bank

Location :
St. Louis, Missouri

Expiry Date :
Wed, 07 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Research Associate *Research Associates* The St. Louis Fed hires several Research Associates each year. We begin accepting applications in September, 2020, hold interviews in October and November, and extend offers on a rolling basis for start dates in the Spring/Summer of 2021. a detailed overview of the RA position. * * *What are the day-to-day activities?* * Perform statistical, econometric, computational and analytical research that economists can use for publication in academic journals. * Utilize statistical packages such as Stata, SAS, R, Matlab, Fortran, Python and C . * Collect, organize and interpret economic and financial data. * Review academic journals, market sources and government reports. * Write memoranda or assist economists in developing memoranda and presentations on current economic and financial conditions and policy issues. * Attend to additional assignments, including gathering and organizing survey data and anecdotal information and summarizing economic data for the Beige Book. Qualifications * A GPA of 3.5 or above * Bachelor’s degree in economics * Strong background in mathematics and statistics, courses in: o Econometrics o Linear algebra o Differential equations o At least two semesters of calculus * Previous economic research experience, such as undergraduate research assistant, research-related internship or independent research project. How to Apply Interested applicants must submit the documents requested below using this link: / / /NOTE: Applications will not be considered without_all of these_materials./ * Cover letter * Resume * Copy of unofficial transcripts from all colleges and universities attended; and * Complete the applicant summary file at the following link: For questions or concerns, contact: *Benefits* Our organization offersbenefitsthat are the best fit for you at every stage of your career: * Pension plan, 401K, Comprehensive Insurance Plans, Tuition Reimbursement Program, Onsite Wellness & Fitness Center, Backup Dependent Care (Child & Adult),and more Ranked as a Top Workplace, the Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis is committed to building an inclusive workplace, where employees’ diversity-in age, gender, race and ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, and cultural traditions, religion, life experiences, education and socioeconomic backgrounds-are recognized as a strength. Embracing our diversity encourages employees to bring their valued perspectives to the table when generating ideas and solving problems, and promotes an environment where innovation and excellence grow. Learn moreaboutthe Bank and its culture; check out ourCareers Site. The Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Organization: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis* Title: *Research Associate* Location: *MO-St. Louis* Requisition ID: