In order to qualify for this position, your resume must provide sufficient experience and/or education, knowledge, skills, and abilities, to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are being considered. Your resume is the key means we have for evaluating your skills, knowledge, and abilities, as they relate to this position. Therefore, we encourage you to be clear and specific when describing your experience.
Your resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-12 grade level in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector providing policy and planning of Information Technology (IT) systems and programs for submarines and its supporting and inter-related network systems at supporting shore commands. My experience includes: providing policy guidance to IT management staff or customers on installed IT systems and service; evaluating the effectiveness of IT programs and systems to determine operational conditions or functional requirements; analyzing performance metrics to measure and evaluate IT system performance; and resolving critical problems related to program requirements/IT compliance, including systems security. My experience in the information technology field has equipped me with skill in the following areas: attention to detail, customer service, oral communication, and problem solving.
Additional qualification information can be found from the following Office of Personnel Management website:
PART-TIME OR UNPAID EXPERIENCE: Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid and or part-time work. You
must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per
As part of the application process, you must complete and submit an occupational questionnaire. To preview this questionnaire and determine if your experience matches the skills required for this position, click on the following link: View Assessment Questions.
Generally, current Federal employees applying for GS jobs must serve at least one year at the next lower grade level. This requirement is called time-in-grade. All qualifications and time-in-grade requirements must be met by the closing date of this announcement and clearly documented in your resume.
Selectee is required to participate in the Department of Defense direct deposit of pay program.
A security clearance is a requirement of this position. Failure to obtain and maintain the required level of clearance may result in the withdrawal of a position offer or removal. If you possess a security clearance, please indicate the level and termination date in your resume.
Successful completion of a pre-employment drug test is required. A tentative offer of employment will be rescinded if the applicant fails to report to the scheduled drug test appointment. Incumbents of drug testing designated positions will be subject to random testing. Drug test results will be provided to the employing activity/command.
This is a test designated position. You will be subject to random drug testing as outlined in the Department of Navy (DON) Drug Free Workplace Program (DFWP) instruction and guidelines.
Must obtain CISSP certification within one year of entering the position.
May be required to perform occasional heavy lifting, sitting, standing, walking, and bending.
Work onboard ships and submarines that are dockside or at-sea is required.
May be exposed to hazardous noise, electrical voltages, ionizing radiation, and at sea transfers via small craft or helicopters.
Travel up to a week in duration is required.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
When the application process is complete, we will review your resume to ensure you meet the hiring eligibility and qualification requirements listed in this announcement. You will be rated based on the information provided in your resume and responses to the Occupational Questionnaire, along with your supporting documentation to determine your ability to demonstrate the following knowledge, skills and abilities/competencies:
1. INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM AREAS
2. INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY TECHNICAL SUPPORT
3. PROJECT MANAGEMENT
If, after reviewing your resume and supporting documentation, a determination is made that you inflated your qualifications and/or experience, your score may be adjusted to more accurately reflect your abilities or you may be found ineligible/not qualified.
Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may affect your rating or consideration for employment.