Job Overview


Secure the Homeland
Proud to Protect

Are you interested in a job where your primary purpose will be to manage the cybersecurity education, workforce development, and awareness program and provide advice and consultation to staff and managers at various organizational levels?  Then consider joining the Office of Cybersecurity and Communications (CS&C), National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD), Department of Homeland Security (DHS).

Come work with the best to prevent and deter terrorist attacks, protect against and respond to potential threats, ensure safe and secure borders, welcome immigrants and visitors, and promote the free-flow of commerce.  This mission of the U. S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is carried out every day by the dedicated men and women who answer the noble calling of public service with courage and enthusiasm.  With a diverse and critical mission, we lead the unified national effort to secure America.  In today's interconnected world, our country's security challenges are constantly evolving.  To meet these challenges, DHS fosters a culture that values and promotes diversity, teamwork, flexibility, and innovation.

In Headquarters, we coordinate, plan, and guide the Department's work across all DHS components.  You could enjoy a career that includes research, administration and management, legal work, budget and finance, cyber security, infrastructure protection and intelligence analysis.  Our services touch every U.S. citizen, and our goal is to secure our country across land and sea.  Come join the team who is "Proud to Protect".  

APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED FROM: All U.S. Citizens and Status Candidates.

More than one selection may be made from this announcement should the need arise.


  • Direct meetings with the White House, Congressional, high level executives, and interagency coordinators that involve planning, organizing, and carrying out cybersecurity educational and workforce development initiatives.
  • Manage program budgets, strategic management and directly supervise Cybersecurity Education and Awareness program office staff and program managers.
  • Oversee the design and conduct of various comprehensive studies and detailed analyses of complex functions and processes related to long-range planning.
  • Formulate and recommend national cybersecurity education, workforce development, and awareness strategies to improve policy, practices, methods, and organizational structures to enhance the cybersecurity agility and competency of the nation.