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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.

    Any offers of employment made pursuant to this announcement will be consistent with all applicable authorities, including Presidential Memoranda, Executive Orders, Interpretive U. S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and U. S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) guidance, and Office of Management and Budget plans and policies concerning hiring. These authorities are subject to change.

    This position is located in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), The Office of Operations Coordination.

    The primary purpose of this position is to serve as an IT Project Manager to conduct work that involves the planning and delivery of customer support services, including installation, configuration, troubleshooting, customer assistance and/or training, and customer advocacy in response to customer requirements.

    Promotion Potential: GS-13

    This position is also being announced through merit promotion procedures under Announcement ST-10053024-18-OPS. Candidates who wish to be considered under both Public (US Citizens) and Merit Promotion procedures must apply to both announcements

    All DHS-HQ announcements have a 5 business day open period due to the number of applications received.

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    As a IT Project Manager GS 2210 12/13, your typical work assignments may include:

    • Conducts program management activities for oversight and advocacy of support for unclassified and classified telecommunications systems, unclassified/classified video conferencing systems, unique Local Area Network systems, and secure radio systems.
    • Designs or conducts analytical studies, cost-benefit analysis, or other research to establish requirements, formulate projects to meet gaps in requirements, develop, test and implement new technologies, and address and resolve critical Information Technology problems or issues.
    • Develops plans for the consolidation or integration of systems and other mission requirements into the overall organization enterprise, and addresses requirements, migration, communications, collaboration, and training activities with appropriate stakeholders including end users.
    • Obtains cooperation and support to resolve policy and information sharing program issues among stakeholders within and outside the department including other Federal organizations, state and local government officials, external groups, and key government and private sector individuals.

    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 US Citizens View common definitions of terms found in this announcement (http://dhsconnect.dhs.gov/org/comp/mgmt/dhshr/hr/Documents/JOA_Common_Definitions.pdf)

    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/486047300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.