Skills development

Guides, tutorials, and personnel-related resources to build and develop a data-savvy workforce

Data Science Jobs on USAJOBS

Explore examples of data science roles in the Federal Government.

Source

Office of Personnel Management

Keywords

workforce, workforce development

Format

Data Scientist Titling Guidance

This memo provides titling guidance to agency Human Resources Offices for use in classifying data science positions within agencies.

How to Get Your Agency’s Data on to Data.gov

Webinar guide to using data.gov, produced by DigitalGov University, an initiative of the General Services Administration.

Source

digital.gov

Keywords

open data, workforce development, data sharing, data inventory

Format

Video (45 mins)

How to get your Open Data on Data.gov

Data.gov is the central clearinghouse for open data from the United States federal government and also provides access to many local government and non-federal open data resources. Find out below how federal, federal geospatial, and non-federal data is funneled to Data.gov and how you can get your data federated on Data.gov for greater discoverability and impact.

Source

data.gov

Keywords

open data, workforce development, data sharing

How to use Inventory.Data.Gov

Webinar guide to using inventory.data.gov that covers all you need to know about this easy-to-use tool and how it may be helpful to your agency’s compliance with the open data policy. Produced by DigitalGov University, an initiative of the General Services Administration.

Source

digital.gov

Keywords

data inventory, inventory.data.gov, open data, workforce development

Format

Video (53 mins)

Improving Agency Data Skills Playbook

Improving staff data skills allows agencies to better harness the power of data. This playbook provides advice and tools for assessing data skills and addressing gaps. Executing the activities contained in this document will help agencies progress in fulfilling requirements of the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act of 2018 and related guidance.

Source

Federal Data Strategy

Keywords

data governance, Federal Data Strategy, data analysis, workforce development

Format

PDF (26 pages)

Inventory.data.gov Guide

Details on how to get started with using inventory.data.gov, from creating a user account to using its features to mange datasets and export data.json.

Source

inventory.data.gov

Keywords

data inventory, data management, inventory.data.gov, open data

User Research and the Paperwork Reduction Act: How to Get it Done

Webinar guide to using the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) for user research, produced by DigitalGov University, an initiative of the General Services Administration.

Source

digital.gov

Keywords

PRA, workforce development

Format

Video (60 mins)