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    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling on those who want to help protect American interests and secure our Nation. DHS Components work collectively to prevent terrorism; secure borders and our transportation systems; protect the President and other dignitaries; enforce and administer immigration laws; safeguard cyberspace; and ensure resilience to disasters. We achieve these vital missions through a diverse workforce spanning hundreds of occupations. Make an impact; join DHS.

    Are you interested in a job protecting our Nation against cyber threats? Then consider joining the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC). The NCCIC operates at the intersection of government, private sector, and international network defense and communications communities, applying unique analytic perspectives, ensuring shared situational awareness, and orchestrating synchronized response, mitigation, and recovery efforts while protecting the Constitutional and privacy rights of Americans in both the cybersecurity and communications domains. The NCCIC is located within the National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD), Department of Homeland Security (DHS).

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    similar positions.

    Relocation expenses are not authorized. Other recruitment incentives may be authorized.

    This announcement is issued under the Direct Hire Authority (DHA) to recruit for positions for which there is a critical hiring need. Selectee(s) will receive a career or career-conditional appointment in the competitive service and may be required to serve a one year probationary period.

    This is an open continuous announcement for 90 days, or until all positions are filled. It will be used to fill immediate and future vacancies for this agency. The first cut-off date will be 20 business days after the opening date of the announcement. Additional cut-off dates may be established until all vacancies have been filled.

    Who May be Considered:

    More than one selection may be made from this announcement.

    Appointments are subject to the availability of funds.

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    As a Supervisory IT Specialist (INFOSEC) your duties will include, but are not limited to, the following:

    -Serve as the Supervisory/Senior Duty Officer and manage the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC) Watch Section, which is on duty 24x7x365, managing cyber incident responses within the Executive Branch.
    -Serve as the most senior point of contact to other departments and agencies of federal, state, and local government on cyber security incidents.
    -Manage incident triage and coordination with the analysis and detection section to identify and analyze technology and cyber impacts to IT assets.
    -Provide incident response coordination and tracking for cyber and communications stakeholders.
    -Direct floor operations for the Operation Manager to maintain and share continuity of domestic situational awareness of cyber threats.
    -Coach, facilitate, solve work problems and participate in the work of the team
    -Explain team goals and objectives to assigned team members and assist team in organizing to accomplish work
    -Brief senior government and impacted private sector leadership regarding the threat landscape

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    All U.S. 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/483364400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.