Job Title:General Engineer (DEU)
Department:Department Of Commerce
Agency:Bureau of Industry and Security
Job Announcement Number:BIS-ONSTTC-2013-0005
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|$62,467.00 to $97,333.00 / Per Year|
|Friday, July 26, 2013 to Friday, August 02, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Competitive Service: Career or Career Conditional - Full-time, Permanent|
|Few vacancies in the following location(s):|
Washington, DC, USView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
All qualified United States citizens. This vacancy is being advertised under Delegated Examining procedures & is open to all U.S. citizens. This vacancy is being concurrently advertised under merit promotion procedures for status candidates (those currently serving on a career/career-conditional appointment, reinstatement eligibles, or those eligible under special appointing authorities) under vacancy announcement# BIS-ONSTTC-2013-0004.
The Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) advances U.S. national security, foreign policy and economic objectives by ensuring an effective export control and treaty compliance system and promoting continued U.S. strategic technology leadership. BIS's activities include regulating the export of sensitive goods and technologies; enforcing export control and public safety laws; cooperating with and assisting U.S. industry to comply with international arms control agreements; and monitoring the viability of the U.S. defense industrial base.
The Office of the Assistant Secretary for Export Administration (EA) regulates exports and reexports through a licensing system set forth in the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). United States national security and foreign policy interests are safeguarded through EA's administration of export control laws relating to dual-use items. At the same time, EA seeks to reduce the regulatory burdens impeding international marketing which will aid in the economic growth of the United States. EA also has a leadership role in a range of high priority programs that involve international competitiveness and defense industrial base issues.
The Office of National Security and Technology Transfer Controls (NSTTC) is responsible for issues related to national security export and reexport controls. It implements multilateral export controls for national security reasons to comply with the Wassenaar Arrangement to control the spread of dual-use goods and related technologies. It is also responsible for U.S. export control policy for high performance computers, encryption and administers the "short supply" provisions of the Export Administration Regulations."
This office is responsible for policy actions, export licenses, commodity classifications, license determinations, and advisory opinions for affected commodities and is the focal point for commodity jurisdiction assessments.
This Engineering position is located in the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS), Office of the Assistant Secretary for Export Administration (EA), Office of National Security and Technology Transfer Controls (NSTTC).The incumbent serves as a widely recognized subject matter expert providing broad engineering and specialized expertise to an organization, project or team on the design, evaluation, and analysis of various characteristics of network security, encryption, computing and communications equipment, software, systems, and subsystems used for a wide assortment of functions and capabilities. The incumbent plans and coordinates programs or projects which require innovation and originality – reviewing, evaluating and advising on effectiveness and technical adequacy of work and proposals of other engineers in resolving complicated and critical problems.
- Must be a United States Citizen.
- Relocation expenses are NOT authorized.
- Must be suitable for Federal employment.
- Must be registered for Selective Service, if applicable (www.sss.gov).
- Selectee must be able to obtain and hold a Secret clearance.
- Applicants must have a degree, See Qualifications Section.