Information Technology Specialist (INFOSEC)

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Jul 05, 2017
Closes
Jul 19, 2017
Function
Administrative
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

About the Agency

This position is located the Technology Management Division, Office of Enterprise Data and Technology Solutions within Ginnie Mae. The Technology Management Division is responsible for providing the planning and technical execution leadership that meets Ginnie Mae’s evolving business, information, and security needs.


TRAVEL REQUIRED:
  • Occasional Travel
  • 1-5 days per month

KEY REQUIREMENTS:
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  • Please refer to "Conditions of Employment."
  • You must meet the following requirements by the closing date of this announcement.

    Specialized experience:
    For the GS-13, you must have one year 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:

    - Preparing System Security Plans for financial systems; AND
    - Performing financial system auditing ; AND
    - Developing information technology policies and procedures for financial systems.

    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, 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 resume.

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    DUTIES:

    As an Information Technology Specialist , you will:

    -Develop policies, standards, methods, and procedures to ensure information systems reliability and accessibility and to prevent and defend against unauthorized access to systems, networks, and data. -Develop and implement security programs to ensure that systems, network, and data users are aware of, understand, and adhere to systems security policies and procedures.
    -Participate in short and long-range planning for information systems and computer security program activities that include IT technical standards and guidelines.
    -Evaluate the impact of new and/or changing technology on current IT systems and policies. Conceives solutions when IT security policy and procedures need to be revised to handle changing technology.
    -Review requests for certification and accreditation of computer systems are in accordance with the published security policies and procedures.