Supervisory Intelligence Research Specialist

Washington D.C.
Sep 24, 2018
Sep 24, 2018
Full Time

25% or less - .

Relocation expenses reimbursed No

  • You must be a United States Citizenship
  • This employer participates in the e-Verify program.
  • See "Other Information" section regarding Selective Service requirements.
  • You may be required to serve a one (1) year trial probationary period
  • You must be able to obtain a TOP SECRET/SCI Q clearance for this position
  • GS-14:  A qualified candidate's online application and resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade level (i.e., GS-13) in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position is defined as: performing supervisory, administrative and personnel functions relative to with independently planning, scheduling, coordinating, monitoring an implementing an effective blend of leadership, innovation, technical, and analytical competencies related to intelligence-informed cyber pursuit strategies and tradecraft designed to identify, assess, and disrupt advanced persistent cyber threats to Information Technology (IT) and Operational Technology (OT) networks, including Industrial Control Systems (ICS).

    Your application and resume should demonstrate that you possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities (KSAs). Do not provide a separate narrative written statement. Rather, you must describe in your application how your past work experience demonstrates that you possess the KSAs identified below. Cite specific examples of employment or experience contained in your resume and describe how this experience has prepared you to successfully perform the duties of this position. DO NOT write "see resume" in your application! 

    Experience with managing, advising and/or training employees on work assignments and administrative matters as well as being able to nurture, motivate, encourage, recognize and appraise a diverse staff of an organization on collaborating with internal and external customers.

    Experience with having knowledge of the mission, structure, policies, and key intelligence programs of the Intelligence Community as they affect various government agencies and U.S. Energy Sector equities to include all aspects of the intelligence process (i.e. collection, analysis, evaluation, interpretation, production and dissemination), and, the major organizational, structural and mission aspects of the Intelligence Community and its various agencies.

    Experience with having a mastery knowledge of the full range of national security, familiarity with departmental policies, authorities, regulations, and procedures that apply to Cyber mission, such as, the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended; the Nuclear Nonproliferation Act of 1978; Executive Order 12333; Presidential Policy Directives; applicable agency Orders; and specific procedures and guidelines that govern intelligence-related activities.

    Experience with the ability to evaluate technical cyber data and available classified reporting to identify potentially nefarious cyber anomalies and behavioral trends by cyber threat actors that target IT and OT networks, including ICS.

    Experience with possessing advanced oral and interpersonal communication abilities in order to deliver briefings to audiences from all levels of the Department, the Intelligence Community, the U.S. Energy Sector, and the U.S. Congress. Also must demonstrate proficiency in translating complex technical and cyber-related terminology to convey to meaningful briefings in support of senior policymakers and stakeholders.

    "Experience" refers to paid and unpaid experience. Examples of qualifying unpaid experience may include: volunteer work done through National Service programs (such as Peace Corps and AmeriCorps); as well as work for other community-based philanthropic and social organizations. 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.

    Current Federal employees must meet one (1) year of specialize experience requirement by the closing date of this announcement to receive consideration.

    You must meet all qualifications and eligibility requirements by the closing date of this announcement.

    There is no education requirement at the GS-14 grade level.

    Education must be obtained from an accredited institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
    Foreign education must be reviewed by an organization recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. For special instructions pertaining to foreign education and a list of organizations that can evaluate foreign education, see the Department of Education website.

    The U.S. Department of Energy fosters a diverse and inclusive workplace and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    • New employees to the Department of Energy will be required to successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, visit
    • Veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, please visit the links at the bottom of this page or visit the FedsHireVets website.
    • If you believe that you are eligible for the Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP), please visit the OPM ICTAP/CTAP website for more information. In order to be considered under the ICTAP program, your application must score within the pre-established "well qualified" category as stated in the Qualifications section.
    • More than one selection may be made from this vacancy announcement.
    • Some positions may require completion of a probationary period of up to 1 (one) year.
    • Many positions require successful completion of a background investigation.
    • All males born after December 31st 1959 must abide by laws regarding Selective Service registration. To learn more about this law, visit the Selective Service web page, Who Must Register. If you are not registered and don't have an approved exemption, you will not be eligible for employment with the Federal government.
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    You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

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

    This position is in the excepted service and is being filled in accordance with 50 U.S.C. 3024(v). All candidates that meet all of the minimum requirements of this position as stated in the qualifications section of this vacancy announcement will be referred to the selecting official. If your resume does not support the minimum qualifications found in this vacancy before the vacancy closes, you may be rated 'ineligible' or 'not qualified'.
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    Drug test required Yes

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