Job Overview

Summary

The Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) is widely considered to be one of the best retirement plans in the world and a model for defined contribution plans.  We are seeking a champion for its continual improvement.

The FRTIB is an Independent Federal Agency responsible for administering the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP).  We help Federal employees and members of the Uniformed Services retire with dignity by providing benefits similar to private sector 401(k) plans.  The Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) is widely considered to be one of the best retirement plans in the world and a model for defined contribution plans. 

Mission - Our Core Purpose

Administer the TSP solely in the interest of the participants and beneficiaries

Core Values - What We Stand For

Participant-Focused
Integrity
Efficiency

The FRTIB is looking for a highly qualified and motivated individual to serve as an Information Technology Specialist (INFOSEC), and performs a broad range of complex duties associated with planning, implementing, managing, and evaluating a comprehensive information security program  for the Agency.  This position is located in the Office of Technology Services (OTS). 

Duties

The major duties of the position are:

  • Ensures the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of software applications and data through the planning, analysis, development, implementation, maintenance, and enhancement of information systems security programs, policies, procedures, and tools.
  • Evaluates, acquires, configures, and uses software intended to ensure that automated systems and software applications are secure from unauthorized use, viruses, and other problems that would compromise sensitive information in terms of confidentiality, integrity, and availability, or would compromise other aspects of overall system security.
  • Reviews and evaluates information security policies, and identifies the need for change based on new security technologies or threats. Tests and implements new policies, and institutes measures to ensure awareness and compliance.
  • Initiates contact and provides expert technical advice and direction regarding information security to contractors involved in software applications development, testing, and deployment.
  • Reviews and evaluates information security policies, and identifies the need for change based on new security technologies or threats.