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    This vacancy is for multiple IT Specialist (Applications Software) positions in the Associate Director for Decennial Census Program (ADDC) located at the U.S. Census Bureau Headquarters in Suitland, Maryland. Positions may also be filled in Greenbelt, MD and Washington Navy Yard, DC.

    The Census Bureau is accessible from the Metro Rail Green Line – Suitland Station.

    This Job Opportunity Announcement may be used to fill other IT Specialist (Applications Software), GG-2210-7/9/11/12, (FPL, GG-12) positions within the Census Bureau in the same geographical location with the same qualifications and specialized experience.

    This vacancy is advertised under 2 different announcements. Read the 'Who May Apply' section carefully to determine your eligibility. If you are not eligible under this announcement, please see Announcement Number ADDC-2017-0079, IT Specialist (Applications Software), GG-2210-7/9/11/12, Census-DOC-DJD.

    This position will be filled as a Term Appointment NTE 2 years, may be extended at management’s discretion.

    A trial period may be required.

    This position is ELIGIBLE for telework; additional criteria will be required (e.g., supervisory approval).

    This is a BARGAINING unit position.

    Relocation expenses may not be paid.

    This is an open continuous announcement. The initial cutoff date for referral is November 3, 2017. After this date additional referral lists will be created as vacancies are available. This announcement covers multiple positions within the various Directorates of the U.S. Census Bureau through October 19, 2018.

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    The individual selected for this position will:

    • Plan or design system and applications architectures and user interfaces.
    • Reviews IT requirements of projects to determine objectives of the program, concepts, nature of the unprocessed data, and processes required in support of the computer efforts.
    • Translate system requirements into application prototypes.
    • Write, debug, maintain code, and test for complex software programs and applications.
    • Monitor and track progress of software projects.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    All qualified United States citizens.

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/482409200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.