Intelligence Research Specialist, GS-0132-13
Apply for this exciting Excepted Service position to support the CG missions of safeguarding our Nation's maritime interests in the heartland, in the ports, at sea, and around the globe. For over two centuries the The U.S. Coast Guard has protected the maritime economy and the environment, we defend our maritime borders, and we save those in peril. This history has forged our character and purpose as America's Maritime Guardian - Always Ready for all hazards and all threats.
This position is located at the U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters, Assistant Commandant for Intelligence and Criminal Investigations (CG-2), Intelligence Coordination Center, Intelligence Analysis Division, Counter Network Analysis Branch and Threat Analysis Branch in Suitland, MD.
***Any offers of employment made pursuant to this announcement will be consistent with all applicable authorities concerning, including Presidential Memoranda, Executive Orders, interpretive U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) guidance, and Office of Management and Budget plans and policies concerning hiring. These authorities are subject to change.
- Occasional Travel
- This position may require occasional travel.
At the GS-13 level: Applicants must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-12 grade level in the federal sector. Specialized experience is experience that has equipped you with the particular ability, skill, and knowledge to successfully perform the duties of this position and is typically in or related to this line of work such as: Receiving large volumes of information indicative of incumbent's extensive and broad area of responsibility; developing additional contacts to supplement the information available via established channels; evaluating the validity, accuracy, and reliability of information received from a wide variety of sources to assess importance to foreign policy and Coast Guard operational and decision making interest in a broad assignment area; preparing a wide range of analytical products to clearly, concisely, and coherently characterize the policy significance and implications of the issues and developments in the assigned area; keeping agency officials, policy officials, and individuals in other organizations constantly apprised on significant new developments in the assignment area; preparing key international liaison to obtain critical sources of operations intelligence.
Specialized experience is experience that has equipped you with the particular ability, skill, and knowledge to successfully perform the duties of this position and is typically in or related to this line of work.
National Service Experience (i.e., volunteer experience): Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (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. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
This position does not have a positive education requirement.
All qualification requirements must be met by the closing date of the announcement.