Job Title:Computer Engineer
Agency:Election Assistance Commission
Job Announcement Number:CF-12-PH-744709
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|$59,383.00 to $91,801.00 / Per Year|
|Monday, September 17, 2012 to Wednesday, October 17, 2012|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Indefinite|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Washington DC, DC United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|United States Citizens|
Come join the U.S. Election Assistance Commission!
EAC is seeking a Computer Engineer to provide expert services for the agencys Voting System Testing and Certification Program.
The U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC) plays a vital role in providing resources to help states make improvements to their voting systems and assisting election officials throughout the nation empower voters through access, collaboration and engagement. In addition to providing information for voters, EACs role of certifying voting equipment also requires public disclosure about everything from the development of voting system guidelines to information about program participants and activities. EAC developed its voting system certification and test laboratory accreditation programs with the knowledge that public confidence is critical to the election process, and that confidence comes from an understanding of the process and access to information.
EAC is seeking a Computer Engineer to provide expert services for the agencys Voting System Testing and Certification Program. There are three major elements to the program (1) voting system standards, (2) accredited test laboratories, and (3) EAC technical review and certification.
The Computer Engineer assists the Director in the planning and development of testable requirements for voting system guidelines updates and coordinates various phases of work being accomplished in test campaigns and monitors laboratory test efforts efforts. Other responsibilities include writing system software and performing tests to verify the performance of systems and correct discrepancies.
- You must be a U.S. Citizen.
- See Key Requirements under "Requirements" section.
- Suitable for federal employment.
- Registered for Selective Service, if applicable (www.sss.gov).
- Occasional out-of-town travel is required.
- Applicant must meet all qualification requirements by closing date.