IT SPECIALIST (PLCYPLN)

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Employer
USAJobs
Location
Quantico, Virginia
Posted
Jan 25, 2023
Closes
Feb 02, 2023
Function
IT
Hours
Full Time
Duties

  • You will serve in the 7.2 Forecasting, Assessment, and Transition Local Competency as a direct report to 7.2 Local Competency Lead (LCL).
  • You will serve as a Modeling , Simulation, and Assessments expert, supporting the Marine Corps Warfighting Laboratory (MCWL).
  • You will demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and abilities to shepherd assessment efforts from initial conceptualization through to results analysis and reporting to MCWL and other stakeholders.
  • You will work with the MCWL divisions, Fleet Marine Forces, and other United States Marine Corps (USMC) organizations to identify assessment problems and to scope plans for addressing those problems through various assessment techniques.
  • You will create simulation models created using mission level Department of Defense Modeling Simulation software programs similar to the Next Generation Threat System (NGTS) or the Advanced Framework for Simulation, Integration, and Modeling (AFSIM).
  • You will lead teams, working to perform Modeling and Simulation in support of capability assessments tasking, schedule and organize, develop and provide progress reviews, and integrate teams products.
  • You will understand and represent USMC and United States Navy (USN) tactics, techniques, and procedures in models assessments and simulation efforts.


Requirements

Conditions of Employment

  • Must be a US Citizen.
  • Must be determined suitable for federal employment.
  • Must participate in the direct deposit pay program.
  • New employees to the Department of the Navy will be required to successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, visit e-verify.gov
  • Within the Department of Defense (DoD), the appointment of retired military members within 180 days immediately following retirement date to a civilian position is subject to the provisions of 5 United States Code 3326.
  • Males born after 12-31-59 must be registered for Selective Service.
  • Per the preliminary nationwide injunction on E.O. 14043, COVID-19 vaccinations will not be implemented or enforced. For more information on vaccine status and workplace safety protocol requirements see Additional Information below.
  • You will be required to obtain and maintain an interim and/or final top secret SCI security clearance prior to entrance on duty. Failure to obtain and maintain the required level of clearance may result in the withdrawal of a job offer or removal.
  • This position is designated as a Cyber IT/Cybersecurity Workforce position. You must obtain and maintain the credentials as described in SECNAV M-5239.2 for specialty area Data Analyst/Data Administration level I within 12 months of appointment.
  • Successful completion of a pre-employment drug test (including marijuana) is required. A tentative offer of employment will be rescinded if you fail to report to the drug test appointment or fail the test. You will be subject to random testing.
  • You will be required to complete training, obtain, and maintain a government credit card for travel and travel-related purchases.
  • This position may require travel from normal duty station to CONUS and OCONUS and may include remote or isolated sites. You must be able to travel on military and commercial aircraft for extended periods of time.
  • You will be required to complete ethics orientation within three months of appointment and submit a Confidential Financial Disclosure Report, OGE-450, within 30 days of appointment.


Qualifications

Your resume must also demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-12 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector. Specialized experience must demonstrate the following: Leading and managing teams performing Modeling and Simulation (M&S) supporting assessment tasking, working on scheduling, progress reviews, and integration of team products; and extensive knowledge and experience using mission level DoD software programs including, but not limited to, Next Generation Threat System or the Advanced Framework for Simulation, Integration, and Modeling products.

In addition to the one year of specialized experience, your experience must reflect skill in the following areas: attention to detail, customer service, oral communication, and problem solving.

1. Attention to Detail - Is thorough when performing work and conscientious about attending to detail. IT-related experience demonstrating this competency include: Develop performance metrics to evaluate the efficiency and effectiveness of customer support.

2. Customer Service - Works with clients and customers (that is, any individuals who use or receive the services or products that your work unit produces, including the general public, individuals who work in the agency, other agencies, or organizations outside the Government) to assess their needs, provide information or assistance, resolve their problems, or satisfy their expectations; knows about available products and services; is committed to providing quality products and services. IT-related experience demonstrating this competency include: Keep abreast of changes in customer mission requirements and initiates service modifications to meet changing requirements.

3. Oral Communication - Expresses information (for example, ideas or facts) to individuals or groups effectively, taking into account the audience and nature of the information (for example, technical, sensitive, controversial); makes clear and convincing oral presentations; listens to others, attends to nonverbal cues, and responds appropriately. IT-related experience demonstrating this competency include: Lead modernization teams including government and industry partners.

4. Problem Solving - Identifies problems; determines accuracy and relevance of information; uses sound judgment to generate and evaluate alternatives, and to make recommendations. IT-related experience demonstrating this competency include: Evaluate established methods and procedures and prepare recommendations for changes in methods and practices.

Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.

Education

There is no educational requirement/substitute for this position.

Additional information

COVID VACCINATION INFORMATION: To comply with the recent preliminary nationwide injunction on Executive Order 14043, Requiring Coronavirus Disease 2019 Vaccination for Federal Employees, the Department of the Navy is not taking any action to implement or enforce the COVID-19 vaccination requirement. New hires will need to provide their vaccination status as well as comply with workplace safety protocols related to masking, physical distancing, testing, travel, and quarantine.

Recruitment incentive may or may not be authorized.

This position is covered by the Department of Defense Priority Placement Program.

Several vacancies may be filled.

A tentative offer of employment will be rescinded if the selectee fails to meet the pre-employment requirements, including failure to report to any of the scheduled appointments.

Federal annuitant information: The selection of an annuitant is subject to the Department of Defense and Department of the Navy policy on the employment of annuitants. Policy information may be found at: http://www.secnav.navy.mil/donhr/Documents/CivilianJobs/FedCivAnnuitants.pdf .

Veteran's preference does not apply when selecting individuals under this specific hiring authority. However, if you claim veteran's preference, you will be required to submit supporting documentation with your application as described in the Required Documents section below.

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