Job Overview


The Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of Inspector General is currently looking for an Information Technology Specialist in the Office of Management and Administration, in Washington, DC. Join our professional team of auditors, criminal investigators, and inspectors who help support DOE's mission through performance and financial audits, inspections of management issues and administrative allegations, and investigations into alleged violations of law.

DOE is the Nation's top sponsor of research and development (R&D) and has won more Nobel Prizes and the R&D awards than any other private sector organization and twice as many as all other Federal agencies combined. Operating nuclear facilities, science laboratories, power marketing administrations, and environmental clean-up sites in 35 states, DOE is responsible for many accomplishments in fields including alternate fuels vehicles, biological and environmental research, energy efficiency, nuclear security and non-proliferation, clean power technologies, medical technologies, gene research, and computer and microelectronics.

The OIG offers potential for advancement, excellent benefits, and numerous training opportunities. We are located in 13 states throughout the U.S. Please visit our website at
Key Requirements
Meet Recent Graduate Eligibility Requirements (see Qualifications section) U.S. Citizen. This position requires frequent travel (30%). Males born after 12-31-59 must be registered for Selective Service. Successful completion of a background and security investigation required. PCS (relocation) will not be paid


You will be responsible for performing or assisting higher level specialist with a wide variety of IT functions in support of OIG operations.  Assignments may be performed, but not limited to various segments including:

  • Security - ensures proper implementation, identifies potential security problems, weaknesses, ensures standards, and disseminate guidelines, 
  • Internet - monitors OIG website for content, dissemination of publications and transmission of information within applicable compliances, integretion of data and day-to-day operations of web-site features and functions, and administer intranet accounts,
  • Systems Administration - determines equipment requirements, interfaces with other systems, evaluation of hardware/software changes (and testing), provides users assistance, and evaluates requests for products,
  • and Customer Support - assists end users with IT related issues, evaluates and maintains hand-held, desktop, laptop, and mobile computing devices.