Job Title:Attorney Advisor (General)
Department:Department Of Homeland Security
Job Announcement Number:DHSHQ13-955579-GC
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|$105,211.00 to $155,500.00 / Per Year|
|Monday, September 09, 2013 to Monday, September 30, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Excepted Service Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Washington DC Metro Area, DC United States
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Within the Washington D.C. Commuting Area|
Do you desire to protect American interests and secure our Nation while building a meaningful and rewarding career? If so, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling. DHS components work collectively to prevent terrorism, secure borders, enforce and administer immigration laws, safeguard cyberspace and ensure resilience to disasters. The vitality and magnitude of this mission is achieved by a diverse workforce spanning hundreds of occupations. Make an impact; join DHS.
The primary purpose of this position is to serve the Office of the General Counsel as a legal advisor.
This position is located in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Office of the General Counsel (OGC), Technology Programs Law Division.
The individual selected for this position will be responsible for providing legal advice for government contracts, inter-agency agreements, and grants entered into by DHSs Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) in the areas of research, development, test, and evaluation. S&Ts contracts are issued in accordance with the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) or DHSs Other Transaction Agreement authority and relate to a broad portfolio of S&T programs, including cybersecurity and biosecurity. The individual selected for this position will also be responsible for providing legal advice for intellectual property issues related to S&Ts programs, including intellectual property issues in government contracts, grants, international agreements, and technology transfer agreements.
S&T is the primary research, development, test, and evaluation component of the Department. The work carried out in S&T, in partnership with the private sector, national laboratories, universities, international partners, and other government agencies, helps push the innovation envelope and drives development and use of high technology in support of the Departments operational units.
- You must be a U.S. citizen to apply for this position.
- You must be able to obtain/maintain a Secret security clearance.
- You must be a graduate of an accredited law school.
- You must be a member in good standing of the Bar of a State or D.C.
- You will be required to undergo periodic drug testing