IT Specialist (INFOSEC)
It is anticipated that there will be significant interest in the announcement. As a result, the announcement will close at 11:59 p.m. ET on the date of receipt of the 150th application or at 11:59 p.m. ET on 06/30/2017 whichever occurs first. Any required documents should be submitted at the time that you apply as documents will not be accepted after the vacancy closes.
This position is located in the Information Technology (IT) Audit Directorate, within the Office of Audit (OA), of the Office of Inspector General(OIG). The Directorate performs highly technical and complex audits and evaluations of information systems security programs and practices of the Department of Treasury (Treasury) and component entities, and other Federal entities under the jurisdictional oversight of the OIG. The incumbent IT Specialist provides direct support to the IT Audit Directorate by conducting audits and evaluations on the implementation and practices of Treasury's information systems security programs to ensure security controls are appropriately applied to IT systems for the protection of privacy and to ensure confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information. Treasury IT systems include both unclassified and national security systems, the latter including collateral systems and intelligence systems.
- Occasional Travel
- 1-5 days a month
You must meet the following requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
For the GS-13, candidates must have one year (52 weeks) of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-12 grade level in the Federal service. Specialized Experience for this position includes meeting the following:
Implementing the internal controls and the operating and security practices for the organization being audited; AND
Performing vulnerability assessments of networks and systems; AND
Implementing the existing security policy and procedures; AND
Reviewing IT systems and/or IT security programs to identify weaknesses and make recommendations for corrective actions with senior management.
In addition to meeting specialized experience, applicants must also show proficiency in 1) attention to detail, 2) customer service, 3) oral communication, and 4) problem solving.
The experience may have been gained in either the public or private sector or volunteer service. One year of experience refers to full-time work; part-time work is considered on a prorated basis. To ensure full credit for your work experience, please indicate dates of employment by month/day/year, and indicate number of hours worked per week on your résumé.