Job Overview


What exciting opportunities await you at CDC?

The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is the agency Americans trust with their lives.  As a global leader in public health, DHHS is the nation’s premier health promotion, prevention, and preparedness agency.  Whether we are protecting the American people from public health threats, researching emerging diseases, or mobilizing public health programs with our domestic and international partners, we rely on our employees to make a real difference in the health and well-being of people here and around the world.


These vacancies will be filled through OPM's Direct Hire Authority.  Veterans' preference and traditional rating and ranking of all applicants does not apply to positions filled under this announcement.

This announcement is being used to create an inventory of qualified applicants for IT Specialist (INFOSEC) positions and will be used to fill immediate and future vacancies.

This position is located in the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Office of the Director (OD), Office of the Chief Operating Officer (OCOO), Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO), Office of the Chief Information Security Officer (OCISO), Atlanta, Georgia.

Additional selections may be made from this announcement.


The incumbent develops, implements, and coordinates activities to ensure, protect, and restore IT systems, services, and capabilities. Develops guidelines and procedures to ensure information systems reliability and accessibility; conducts systems security evaluations, audits, and reviews; develops and implements guides and procedures to ensure that users are aware of, understand, and adhere to systems security policies and procedures; participates in network and systems design to ensure implementation of appropriate systems security measures; participates in the development of systems security contingency plans and disaster recovery procedures; and provides advice and guidance in implementing IT security policies and procedures in the development, maintenance, and/or operations of networked systems.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No