Job Title:Information Technology Specialist (Security)
Department:Department Of State
Agency:Department of State - Agency Wide
Job Announcement Number:DS-2014-0357
The contents of the announcement can still be viewed.
|$89,924.00 to $116,901.00 / Per Year|
|Tuesday, August 5, 2014 to Monday, August 18, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full-Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Rosslyn, 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-2014-0358. 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 Special Security Operations Division, Office of Information Security, Bureau of Diplomatic Security, Department of State. The Division is responsible for the coordination and implementation of plans, policies and procedures necessary to safeguard classified information, intelligence information including Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) and intelligence sources and methods, Department of State assets including personnel, information, documents, SCI Facilities (SCIFs) and other resources both within the U.S. and worldwide.
This position is responsible for planning, conducting, and coordinating security evaluations based on the security controls selected and implemented from system categorization and applicable formal and informal audits of the Departments SCI IT systems and networks in order to ensure their protection from cybersecurity threats. The incumbent plans and coordinates incident response activities as well as collects, analyzes and recommends action in response to potential and active cybersecurity threats.
- Occasional Travel
- Domestic travel may be required (10%)
- U.S. Citizenship is required.
- Incumbent will be subject to random drug testing.
- One year probationary period, unless excepted by regulation.
- Obtain/maintain eligibility to access Sensitive Compartmented Information