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Job Title:  Web Project Manager
Department:  Department Of Energy
Agency:  Department of Energy
Job Announcement Number:  HQ-13-MP-17-EI-00475

This position is closed and no longer accepting online applications through USAJOBS.

The contents of the announcement can still be viewed.
$89,033.00 to $115,742.00 / Per Year
Monday, March 18, 2013 to Monday, August 12, 2013
Full time - Permanent
few vacancies in the following location:
Washington, DC, USView Map
  • Current Federal employee with competitive status within the Washington, D.C. Commuting area.
  • Former Federal employees with reinstatement eligibility
  • CTAP/ICTAP eligibles
  • Veterans with VOW, VEOA or VRA eligibility
  • Those eligible under an OPM interchange agreement or special appointing authority


This position is also advertised to all US Citizens as announcement #


The U. S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) provides policy-neutral data, forecasts, and analyses to promote sound policy making, efficient markets, and public understanding regarding energy and its interaction with the economy and the environment.  EIA provides a wide range of information and data products covering energy production, stocks, demand, imports, exports, and prices; and prepares analyses and special reports on topics of current interest. For more information please visit EIA's website at: 

The Office of Communications oversees a comprehensive energy information dissemination program that provides high quality information in a timely manner that can be accessed by all types of EIA's public and private audiences. This Office also oversees the application of web-based technology to successfully execute the EIA mission and serve the agency's extensive customer base.

A successful candidate in this position will:

● Provide leadership on web product development and web project management.

● Independently researches and evaluates new and emerging web technologies.

● Estimate, justify, and communicate budget requirements.


  • You must be a United States Citizen.
  • This employer participates in the e-Verify program.
  • Relocation is at your own expense.
  • See "Other Information" section regarding Selective Service requirements.


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As a Web Project Manager, you will:

  •  Serve as an Energy Information Administration (EIA) senior specialist and technical project manager for web products, policy developments, procedures, and guidelines.
  • Plan, organize, and lead EIA projects that involve cross-cutting web information products with high-level program resource and content impacts, requiring expertise in current web-development processes and technology to meet evolving technical and customer requirements both within EIA and involving EIA’s diverse audiences. 
  • Ensure accurate and timely information on the website and provides leadership for new and improved online dissemination methods for public-facing website of substantial size and scope using:  (1) SQL, (2) JavaScript, (3) Cold Fusion or PHP, and (4) Cascading Style Sheets, and independently researches and evaluates new and emerging methods for web product development and web project management.
  • Serve as a key champion and advocate for new and improved web products, policy developments project management techniques and best practices.



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A qualified candidate's online application and resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade level in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position is defined as:

  1. Specialized Experience implementing web projects in a team-based work setting, including designing and programming database-driven web applications, for a public-facing website.

Selective Placement Factor:

In addition to the minimum qualifications described above, you must meet the following selective placement factor:

1.  You must exhibit demonstrated knowledge of developing web sites and/or web applications for a public-facing website of substantial size and scope (using all of the following: (1) SQL (2) JavaScript(3)Cold Fusion or PHP, and (4)Cascading Style Sheets.

Selective placement factors are applied in the same manner as minimum qualification requirements.  Relevant selective placement factor experience must be well documented in your resume.  Failure to meet the selective placement factor will result in you not receiving further consideration.   Supporting documentation of your education and training is appreciated, although not required for the position.  Please fax all supporting documents in accordance with the instructions provided under Required Documents in the "How to Apply" section.


Your application and resume should demonstrate that you possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities (KSAs).  You are NOT required to provide a separate narrative written response.  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!

1. Knowledge of Project Management and Broad knowledge of EIA direction and program outputs; electronic information and data dissemination; web project management; web product design and development; web software and vendor evaluation and selection; web systems architecture design and implementation; web content management; information architecture; enterprise search and taxonomy; usability and an in-depth knowledge of diverse web design and development specialty areas.

2. In-depth knowledge of program analysis and web systems methodology necessary to develop an environment that includes policies, approaches, standards, procedures, and guidelines for the ongoing improvement of EIA web products and their integration into the EIA electronic information dissemination program and maintaining a state-of-the-art web dissemination service by researching and implementing new web technologies, product designs, and electronic publishing techniques.

3. Skill in communications, both verbal and written, in order to communicate issues, lay out possible solutions, and discuss their strengths, weaknesses, and costs.

4. Ability to deal effectively with all levels of management and users to provide leadership in the development of dissemination methods that meet the needs of EIA customers; and to justify incumbent’s recommendations concerning policies, technical changes and resource requirements and to defend the recommendations in an environment of competing and constrained resources.

Time-in-Grade: Current Federal employee must meet time-in-grade requirements for consideration.

CTAP/ICTAP candidates: To be considered "well qualified" you must meet all of the requirements as described in this section.

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

EDUCATION: A degree is not required, but may help your application stand out from the rest.

You must provide documentation supporting your education claims. 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.


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



We will review your application to ensure you meet the job requirements.

If you meet the qualifications requirements and are found to be among the top candidates, your application will be referred to the selecting official for further review.


If your resume is incomplete or does not support the responses you provided in your online questionnaire, or if you fail to submit required documentation before the vacancy closes, you may be rated 'ineligible', 'not qualified', or your score may be adjusted.

To preview questions please click here.


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The Department of Energy offers comprehensive and competitive benefits.

You may be eligible for some or all of the following:

  • Health, life, dental, vision, and long-term care insurance
  • Retirement program
  • Paid holiday, sick, and vacation time
  • Flexible work schedules and telework
  • Training and education opportunities
  • Transit benefit
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Thrift Savings Plan (401k equivalent)
  • Health and wellness programs
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Worklife4You Resource

For more information on these benefits, see the USAJOBS Resource Center's Interactive Benefits Page.


  • The U.S. Department of Energy fosters a diverse and inclusive workplace and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
  • 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 or a background investigation.
  • Males must abide by Selective Service registration regulations. To learn more about this requirement, visit the Selective Service website's Who Must Register page.


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To be considered for this position, you must submit a complete online application no later than 11:59pm (Eastern Time) on the closing date of this announcement. If you fail to submit a complete application prior to the closing time (regardless of when you started) the application system will not allow you to finish. Requests for extensions will not be granted so please begin the application process allowing yourself enough time to finish the application. Our application system displays a deadline timer in the top-left corner of the screen for your reference.

Steps to submit a complete application:

1. You must have a USAJOBS account and be logged in.

2. You must have a completed résumé. Please note that some DOE offices do not accept uploaded résumés and require that you have a completed résumé within your USAJOBS profile using the Résumé Builder (click the link for more information).

3. Once you are logged in and all of your application materials ready, click the Apply Now button.

4. You must respond to all application assessment questions, carefully following all instructions provided.

5. You will then be asked to upload supporting documentation, which may include (but is not limited to): transcripts, portfolio samples, certifications, and other supporting documents.

6. IMPORTANT: In the final step of the application process you will be shown a copy of your resume and all the information you entered during the application process--YOU ARE NOT DONE YET! You must click the 'Finish' button at the bottom of this final page and receive confirmation that your application has been received. If you do not click 'Finish', your application will not be received.

If your résumé does not support the responses in your application questionnaire, or if you fail to submit required documentation BEFORE the vacancy closes, you may be rated 'ineligible', 'not qualified', or your score may be adjusted. INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.


This vacancy is being concurrently advertised under Delegated Examining procedure as announcement #HQ-13-CAT-17-EI-00475 You must apply to the vacancy for which you wish to receive consideration.  If you wish to be considered for this position under both DE and MP procedures, you must apply to both announcements. 



If you experience any difficulties with the application process (anything after you have clicked the Apply Now button), please contact the HR Specialist listed on this announcement between normal business hours. If you are having trouble with USAJOBS (searching for jobs, account profile issues, or Résumé Builder help, please visit the USAJOBS Resource Center or e-mail

If you cannot apply online because of a disability, please contact the HR Specialist listed on this announcement during normal business hours.


Please carefully review the following list to determine what documentation you need to submit. Some documents may not apply to all applicants.

If you are unsure, click the link for each document type to read more.

  • ALL APPLICANTS: Résumé supporting your specialized experience and responses to the online questionnaire.
  • Applicants using education to qualify (if applicable): Documentation verifying your educational claims which can include unofficial transcripts or any report listing institution, course title, credits earned and grade. Education may not be applicable for some jobs at higher grade levels. Please see the Education section for more information.
  • Current/former Federal employees: Most recent Standard Form 50 (SF). To properly verify status eligibility, your SF-50 must show series, grade, and position type occupied.
  • Displaced Federal employees: ICTAP/CTAP documentation.
  • Veterans: veteran eligibility documentation (DD-214, VA Letter, Standard Form (SF) 15 as applicable). Please note: If you are a veteran who has not yet been discharged, you may provide a statement of intent to discharge from your agency to receive Veterans Preference under the VOW (Veterans Opportunity to Work) to Hire Heroes Act of 2011.
  • Persons with Disabilities: Individuals with intellectual disabilities, severe physical disabilities, or psychiatric disabilities may apply for appointment through the Schedule A hiring authority. Certified verification of a disability from a licensed medical professional; a licensed vocational rehabilitation specialist; or any Federal, state, or District of Columbia agency or U.S. territory that issues or provides disability benefits will be required.


Mrs. DeVee'l Bullock
Phone: 202-586-8583
Fax: 000-000-0000
TDD: 202-586-6155
Agency Information:
Department of Energy
Human Resources Office
1000 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC
Fax: 000-000-0000


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