IT Specialist (INFOSEC)
You must meet the qualifications for this position by no later than 30 calendar days after the closing date of this announcement and before placement in the position.SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE is defined as:
Experience providing assistance to an organization to ensure that the organization develops and maintains an effective computer security program. Experience assisting application and system owners during the development and modification of IT systems to ensure that security requirements are met.
A description of how you possess the specialized experience as well as how you meet the qualifications desired in an ideal candidate should be clearly detailed in your resume.
In order to qualify for this position, you must have at least one year of specialized experience at the next lower grade level in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector.
The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate RECENT knowledge and experience in the following:
- Experience with/ knowledge of IT analysis, planning, development, integration and operation of IT security infrastructure solutions.
- Should have one or more of the following active security certifications or hands on experience in these areas:
- Security+ from COMPTIA; SSCP, CAP, Associate of (ISC)2 from ISC2, Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC) Penetration Tester (GPEN)
- Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM), or an Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) V3 Foundations certificate.
Complying with IT laws, regulations, policies, standards, security requirements, guidelines, and cyber-security methods and/or Information System Security Officer (ISSO) experience.
Has knowledge of project management concepts and ability to manage compliance activities, remediating vulnerabilities, and configuration and vulnerability management software technologies.
Ability to write clearly and make logical oral presentations to effectively convey detailed information of a technical nature and present technical issues at all management levels (including Senior Executives and C-level executives (i.e. CEO, CFO, CIO, CSO …), industry representatives, external organizations and other federal government agencies.
You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.
When the application process is complete, your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the job requirements. You will be rated based on the information provided in your resume and responses to any vacancy questions to determine your level of knowledge, skill and ability related to the job requirements. If you are among the top candidates for this position, your application will be referred to the hiring manager.
Your resume is the key means we have for evaluating your skills, knowledge, and abilities as they relate to this position. Therefore, we encourage you to submit a thorough resume that directly relates to this position.
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