Recognized as expert within field. Requires highly specialized skill set.

Degree of Independent Judgement

Works on significant and unique issues where analysis of situations or data requires an evaluation of intangibles. Uses conceptual thinking to understand advanced issues and implications.


Exercises independent judgment in methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results. Accountable for results, which may impact the entire function.

Education & Experience

Typically requires a bachelor's degree and 12+ years of relevant experience.