Job Overview

Summary

If you are looking for an exciting and challenging career, this is the position for you! With a diverse and talented workforce of over 100,000 men and women, Justice leads the Nation in ensuring the protection of all Americans while preserving their constitutional freedoms. You will be part of a dedicated team helping to enforce Federal criminal and civil laws that protect life, liberty and the property of citizens.

The United States Attorney's Office (USAO)/Executive Office for United States Attorneys (EOUSA) is a great place to work. The Department of Justice ranked #3 out of 19 large agencies and EOUSA/United States Attorneys' Offices ranked #43 out of 320 agency subcomponents in a study, "The Best Places to Work in the Federal Government, 2015 Ratings" published by the Partnership for Public Service. See http://bestplacestowork.org/BPTW/index.php.

 
The office is ideally situated among three Metro stations, one block from the Verizon Center, a short walk to the Smithsonian museums on the Mall, and is surrounded by numerous restaurants and shops. In addition, we offer creative work solutions in which we provide for an Alternate Work Schedule (AWS), along with transit subsidy.
 
For more information on the Department of Justice and the United States Attorneys Offices, visit http://www.justice.gov/usao/.

This position will close on Monday, January 9, 2017, or the day we receive the 50th application, whichever occurs first.

Please note:  The incumbent and/or staff provides customer support to the Intake Papering/Case Initiation Unit Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and on Saturdays and holidays from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. remotely, as well as onsite occasionally.

 
As needed, additional positions may be filled using this announcement.
 
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Duties

If selected for this position, you will join a well-respected team that is responsible for district-wide customer IT support responsibilities and providing technical and analytical direction for multiple IT specialty areas which support the information management needs of the U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Columbia.  Typical work assignments will include: 

  • Planning and organizing work and project assignments to be accomplished by subordinates, setting priorities and deadlines;
  • Representing the Help Desk Unit with other organizations in planning for the installation and implementation of new systems and ensuring optimal use of commercially available products;
  • Providing advise and guidance on complex IT issues, such as expert technical advice, guidance, and recommendations to management and other technical specialists on critical IT issues;
  • Creating and publishing management level reports that are indicative of Help Desk Unit performance status;
  • Managing web servers and monitors the functionality, security and integrity of Internet and Intranet servers, working with division liaisons to ensure that web site pages are kept up-to-date;
  • Implementing policies and procedures to ensure information system reliability and accessibility and to prevent and defend against unauthorized access to systems, networks and data.

Responsibilities will increase and assignments will become more complex as your training and experience progress.

The Supervisory Information Technology Specialist and/or the staff is responsible for directing and providing customer support to the Intake Papering/Case Initiation Unit on Saturdays and holidays from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. remotely as well as onsite occasionally.

This position requires the ability to receive and retain a Top Secret Security Clearance.

THIS POSITION CLOSES ON MONDAY, JANUARY 9, 2017 OR ON THE DAY THE 50TH APPLICATION IS RECEIVED, WHICHEVER OCCURS FIRST.

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • 1 - 5 days per year as needed for training

Relocation Authorized

  • No