Job Title:Information Technology Specialist (Security)
Department:Department Of State
Agency:Department of State - Agency Wide
Job Announcement Number:DS-2014-0088
The contents of the announcement can still be viewed.
|$89,924.00 to $116,901.00 / Per Year|
|Wednesday, January 08, 2014 to Wednesday, January 22, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full-Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Arlington, VA View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Open to all U.S. citizens|
"You are encouraged to read the entire announcement before you submit your application package. Your application may not get full consideration if you do not follow the instructions as outlined."
"More than one selection may be made from this announcement if additional identical vacancies in the same title, series, grade and unit occur."
This position is also being announced through Merit Promotion procedures under Announcement #DS-2014-0089. Candidates who wish to be considered under both Public (US Citizens) and Merit Promotion procedures must apply to both announcements.
This position is located in the Enterprise Technology and Awareness Division (ETAD), Office of Computer Security (CS), Bureau of Diplomatic Security (DS). The Division is responsible for educating the Department’s users on computer security; developing and maintaining security configuration guidance documents for baseline applications; developing and implementing IT security systems; assessing new technologies; and, facilitating communications within the Department as well as with other Federal agencies.
The incumbent serves as an IT Cybersecurity Specialist with responsibility for the review, analysis, and assessment of new and existing computer and communications systems and applications for compliance with security policies, standards, and controls in order to ensure maximum protection of the Department’s critical infrastructure. The incumbent also provides expert analysis, advice, and information to senior management officials throughout the Department with regard to current cybersecurity policy and standards.
- Not Required
- U.S. Citizenship is required.
- Incumbent will be subject to random drug testing.
- One year probationary period, unless excepted by regulation.
- Must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret