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  5. How to Apply


Department:Department of the Air Force

Agency:Air Force Materiel Command

Job Announcement Number:9X-DCIPS-883772-877019-MEB

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

The contents of the announcement can still be viewed.


$84,697.00 to $110,104.00 / Per Year


Wednesday, May 01, 2013 to Friday, May 03, 2013




Full Time - Permanent




Few vacancies in the following location:
Wright-Patterson AFB, OH United StatesView Map




The mission of the United States Air Force is to fly, fight and win…in air, space and cyberspace.  To achieve that mission, the Air Force has a vision of Global Vigilance, Reach and Power. That vision orbits around three core competencies: Developing Airmen, Technology-to-Warfighting and Integrating Operations. Core competencies and distinctive capabilities are based on a shared commitment to three core values -- integrity first, service before self, and excellence in all we do.


IF APPLICABLE:  Military service member's "Statement of Service" will be accepted up to 120 days prior to separation date IF a terminal leave form or DD214 cannot be provided.  The "Statement of Service" must be signed by, or by direction of, the adjutant, personnel officer, or commander of your unit or higher headquarters and must indicate when your terminal leave will begin, your rank, dates of active duty service, the Type of Discharge and Character of Service (i.e. honorable).


This is a GG-14 position in the Defense Civilian Intelligence Personnel System (DCIPS).  The GG-14 duties for the Professional work category are at the Senior work level and are equivalent to those at the GS-14 level.  The selectee's salary will be set within the grade equivalent to a GS/GG grade based on the selectee's qualifications in relation to the job.


Salary ranges shown do not reflect local market supplement.


This is a Centrally Managed position.


The organizational location of this position is: 21st Intelligence Squadron, Wright-Patterson AFB, OH.




  • U.S. citizenship required.
  • Travel and relocation expenses will be paid.
  • This is a designated drug testing position; subject to random drug testing.
  • Must obtain/maintain a Top Secret security clearance with SCI.


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  • Serve as a senior advisor and primary consultant on intelligence support and leads a wide variety of complex and non-routine analysis and intelligence projects/programs/teams to support acquisition development and system sustainment.
  • Use intelligence operations disciplines including Imagery Intelligence (IMINT), Signals Intelligence (SIGINT), Human Intelligence (HUMINT), Measurement and Signatures Intelligence (MASINT), and Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT) to oversee, coordinate, monitor, and evaluate the application of multi -source information to affect capability analysis, system design, or modification recommendations.
  • Use a mastery of intelligence principles, concepts, and procedures to test, evaluate, discover and advocate in support of acquisition intelligence requirements. 
  • Perform detailed analysis of complex data sets to uncover intelligence gaps and then create corresponding production requirements to proactively establish new requirement links from the acquisition to the Intelligence Community (IC).
  • Identify needs, requirements, and solutions to resolve organizational problems, and establish milestones and goals to track resolution.


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: This position is a Defense Civilian Intelligence Personnel Systems (DCIPS) position implemented under Section 504, Title V of Public Law 99-569, Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1987, as codified in Sec 1601, Chap 83 of Title 10 United States Code which sets forth Air Force policies and procedures for DCIPS. This position is in the Excepted Service.


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SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:  Applicants must possess at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the next lower qualifying pay band or equivalent grade under the General Scheduled (GS/GG) pay systems or other pay systems that demonstrates the knowledge, skills, and competencies needed to perform the duties of this position.  Specialized experience is defined as providing advice on, administering, supervising or performing work in the collection, processing, reporting, analysis, evaluation, interpretation, and dissemination of information and/or products on political, economic, social, cultural, physical, geographic, medical, scientific, or military conditions, trends, and forces in foreign areas which directly or indirectly affect national security and includes application of acquisition intelligence concepts, principles, processes and practices.


To view qualification requirements, please click on the link below:


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAs):  Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the following areas: 


1. Knowledge of the intelligence cycle and intelligence policy and guidance, and the structure, organization, roles and missions, and inter-relationships of the national (IC), Department of Defense (DoD), and United States Air Force (USAF).

2. Knowledge of acquisition policy and guidance and the role intelligence plays throughout a weapons systems life-cycle; Acquisition Intelligence mission and strategy; and the roles and responsibilities of Air Force Material Command’s (AFMC) field intelligence offices in support of USAF acquisition enterprises.

3. Knowledge of training principles, practices, methods, and programs related to curriculum development and instructional techniques to include use of technology for design and delivery of training.

4. Skill in conducting unbiased complex research, identifying appropriate available systems/data sources, and producing intelligence requirement assessments that answer specific tasks to link and leverage agency capabilities in support of consumers, customers, and clients.

5. Skill in working out solutions to problems, writing clear and concise intelligence products, developing organizational policy and strategy, and delivering written and/or verbal presentations to senior level audiences for decision-making purposes; and quickly assimilating disparate data, rendering knowledgeable and accurate assessments of the implication of such data, and making decisions, estimates, and recommendations under conditions of urgency and pressure.

6. Ability to maintain control of classified material, quickly assimilate disparate data, render knowledgeable and accurate assessments of the implication of such data, and make decisions, estimates, and recommendations under conditions of urgency and pressure and present and/or justify a position effectively.

7. Ability to communicate clearly, concisely, with technical accuracy, both orally and in writing, and to negotiate difficult or controversial issues.


PART-TIME OR UNPAID EXPERIENCE: Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid and or part-time work.  You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week. 



1. The incumbent must be able to obtain and retain a Top Secret (TS) clearance with Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) access. A non-disclosure statement must be signed.

2. This position has been designated by the Air Force as a Testing Designated Position (TDP) under the Air Force Civilian Testing Program.  Employee must pass initial and random, short-notice drug testing.

3. Travel and relocation expenses will be paid.

4. May be required to travel on military or commercial aircraft to perform temporary duty.

5. May be required to be away from home in a travel status 1 to 5 nights per month.

6. May be required to work other than normal duty hours, which may include evenings, weekends, and/or holidays.


Your latest resume will be used to determine your qualifications.



To determine if you are qualified for this position, your resume will be reviewed and compared to your responses to the assessment questionnaire.  Applicants, who disqualify themselves, will not be evaluated further.


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Benefits of Working for the Federal Government - Click here for an overview of the benefits currently offered to Federal employees.


Males born after 12-31-59 must be registered or exempt from Selective Service.  For additional information, click here.


Employed Annuitants (Reemployed Annuitants): Applicants in receipt of an annuity based on civilian employment in the Federal Service are subject to the DoD Policy on The Employment of Annuitants. 

Click here for more information.


Incentives: Recruitment and/or retention incentives may or may not be used.


90-Day Register: This announcement may result in a 90-day register that may be used to fill like vacancies for 90 days after the closing date. Applicants may be referred for consideration as vacancies occur.


DIRECT DEPOSIT: All Federal employees are required to have Federal salary payments made by direct deposit to a financial institution of their choosing.


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To apply for this position, you must provide a complete Application Package which includes:

1. Your Résumé
2. A complete Occupational Questionnaire
3. Additional Required Documents (see Required Documents section below)

The complete Application Package must be submitted by 11:59 PM (EST) on Friday, May 03, 2013

To begin the process, click the Apply Online button to create an account or log in to your existing USAJOBS account.  Follow the prompts to complete the occupational questionnaire. Please ensure you click the Submit My Answers button at the end of the process.

To fax supporting documents you are unable to upload, click here for the required cover page.  This Vacancy ID is 883772.  Fax your documents to 1-478-757-3144.

If you cannot apply online:

1. Click the following link to view and print the questionnaire View Occupational Questionnaire

2. OPM Form 1203-FX must be provided to show your responses to the occupational questionnaire.  The numbering sequence on the OPM Form 1203-FX will not match the Occupational Questionnaire.  Section 25 of the Occupational Questionnaire restarts with number one, so when entering your responses please continue regardless of number sequence.  This issue has been identified and will be resolved as soon as possible.  Applicants are responsible for ensuring their responses are transferred accurately. Click here for the OPM Form 1203-FX., and
3. Fax all required documents to 1-478-757-3144. Your OPM Form 1203-FX will be the cover page for your fax transmission.


PLEASE NOTE: It is the applicant’s responsibility to verify that information entered, uploaded, or faxed (i.e., resume) is received, accurate and submitted by the closing date.  You may verify your documents have been processed with your application package successfully by clicking here.  Uploaded documents may take up to one hour to clear the virus scan.  Faxed documents take 2-3 business days to process.


Human Resources WILL NOT modify or change any answers submitted by an applicant.


The following documents are required and must be provided by the closing date of the announcement.


·        Online Application (Questionnaire)

·        Resume - If you submit a resume with inappropriate material e.g. photos, you will not be considered for this vacancy. Your resume may be submitted in any format. For qualifications determinations your resume must contain hours worked per week and the dates of employment (i.e., HRS per week and month/year to month/year or month/year to present). Resumes that do not contain this information will be marked as insufficient and applicants may not receive consideration for this position.


If you are faxing any documents, click here for the official cover sheet to print.  The fax number is 478-757-3144.


Ensure all submitted documents contain your full name, address, phone number and last four digits of your social security number.


Phone: (800)525-0102
TDD: 1-800-382-0893
Email: CALL_ONLY_DO_NOT_EMAIL_@1800.525.0102.ORG
Agency Information:
Wright Patterson AFMC
2130 8th Street
Wright Patterson AFB, OH


Once your application package is received an acknowledgement email will be sent. 

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