SECURITY SPECIALIST

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Fort Belvoir, Virginia
Posted
Jun 01, 2018
Closes
Jun 01, 2018
Function
IT, Security Engineer
Hours
Full Time
TRAVEL REQUIRED:

Occasional travel - Travel is generally 25% or less.


RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
Relocation expenses reimbursed No


KEY REQUIREMENTS:
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  • Must be a U.S Citizen as verified through E-Verify Program.
  • Background Investigation: See Additional Information section.
  • Drug Testing: See Additional Information section.
  • Performance Appraisal: See Additional Information section.
  • All qualification and time-in-grade (if applicable) requirements must be met within 30 days of the closing date of this announcement.

    You must meet the minimum qualification requirements as stated in the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Operating Manual, Qualification Standards for General Schedule Positions, http://www.opm.gov/qualifications/Standards/group-stds/gs-prof.asp.

    Specialized Experience: You must have one year of specialized experience at the GS-11 or equivalent level. Specialized experience is defined as work that involves interpreting security regulations; providing guidance and consultation in one or more of the security disciplines including personnel, information, physical, operations and industrial security programs; safeguarding critical information, review existing security programs in meeting current mission guidelines, and implementing current security guidance directed from higher level commands; initiating and maintaining security clearances for all assigned personnel.

    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 to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.

    Substitution of Education for Specialized Experience: There is no substituion of education for experience at this grade level.

    DCAA has a comprehensive benefits package that includes retirement, social security and thrift savings; health, life and long term care insurance; paid vacation, sick leave and holidays. DCAA employees enjoy our business-casual dress code, flexible work schedules, transit subsidies, and the opportunity to telecommute.

    Initial Probationary Period: You will be required to serve an initial probationary period of 2 years if one has not already been completed.

    Selective Service: Males born after 12-31-59 must be registered or exempt from Selective Service (see www.sss.gov).

    Background Investigation: All selectees will be subject to a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI). You must be able to obtain and maintain security clearance eligibility at the Top Secret/Sensitive Compartmented Information (TS/SCI) level. You will be subject to a random counterintelligence scope polygraph.

    Drug Testing: This is a drug testing designated position. You must pass drug test before your assignment to this position and you will be subject to random drug testing subsequent to your assignment.

    Performance Appraisal: If you are a current Federal employee, you must be rated fully successful or higher on your current performance rating to be eligible for promotion. You may be asked to provide a copy of your performance appraisal during the evaluation and selection process.

    Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP): You must be well qualified for the position to receive special selection priority under the ICTAP. A qualified ICTAP eligible achieving a score of 90 or above will be considered "well qualified". For more information, go to: http://www.opm.gov/rif/employee_guides/career_transition.asp#ictap
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    Veterans Employment Opportunities Act (VEOA): Veterans who are preference eligibles or who have been separated from the Armed Forces under honorable conditions after substantially completing an initial 3-year term (not less than 2 years and 11 months) may apply regardless of their current geographical location. Veterans must submit their DD-214, Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty, to be considered under this authority.

    If you are unable to apply online, view the following link for information regarding Alternate Application.

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    You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

    Your application will initially be reviewed to determine whether you meet the minimum eligibility and qualifications requirements. If you are qualified, you will then receive a numeric score based on the degree to which your background matches the knowledge, skills and abilities for the position listed below. If a determination is made that you have inflated your qualifications, you will be assigned a rating commensurate with your background. Your final score will be used to determine if you are among the best qualified candidates.
    Competencies:

    • Communication
    • Problem Solving
    • Security Concepts, Principles and Practices
    • Technical Competence

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