Job Overview


This vacancy is also being announced concurrently with vacancy announcement UT-14-1155031 under merit Promotion procedures.  Please review that announcement to see if you are eligible for consideration Delegated Examining procedures.  NOTE:  Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered.

If you are interested in a challenging and rewarding career with access to a generous benefits package, consider the U.S. Trustee Program (USTP or Program) as your employer of choice.  The USTP is a litigating component of the Department of Justice with responsibility for overseeing nearly all bankruptcy cases filed in the United States – from chapters 7, 12, and 13 consumer cases to major chapter 11 business reorganizations.  The Program’s mission is to promote the integrity and efficiency of the bankruptcy system for the benefit of all stakeholders – debtors, creditors, and the public.  USTP employees headquartered in Washington, DC, and in 93 field office locations across the country handle a wide range of administrative, regulatory, and enforcement matters.  Of particular importance are the Program’s efforts to address fraud and abuse by debtors, creditors, and others in the bankruptcy system by taking both formal and informal civil enforcement actions and making criminal referrals to U.S. Attorneys as appropriate.

The USTP places a high value on diversity of experience and cultural perspectives and encourages applications from all interested eligible candidates, including candidates from all ethnic and racial backgrounds, women, LGBT individuals, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.


The incumbent will serve as the Supervisory Information Technology Specialist (Deputy CIO) for the Office of Information Technology, Executive Office for the United States Trustees (EOUST). The Deputy CIO assist the CIO in providing a strategic vision for the information technology program and is responsible for the conception, development, and implementation of policies, procedures, and standards, that create and sustain a strong and flexible IT enterprise. This encompasses such areas as enterprise architecture, technical infrastructure, cyber security, information assurance, application development and integration, disaster recovery, deployment of IT resources, and telecommunications. The Deputy CIO represents the USTP on matters internal and external to the agency and shares with the CIO ultimate accountability for the IT program. Serves as the principal advisor to the CIO and is responsible for establishing an agency's technical vision and leads all aspects of technology direction, according to it's strategic direction and growth objectives.   

The USTP includes 21 regional offices located in 93 locations throughout the United States, and includes over 1,200 users.  

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Occassional travel may be required

Relocation Authorized

  • No