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    OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" - by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) needs employees who possess the energy, compassion, and commitment to serve those who served our Country. Whatever the job title, every position in VA will give you a chance to make a meaningful and personal contribution to the lives of truly special and deserving people - our Veterans. VA professionals feel good about their careers and their ability to balance work and home life. VA offers generous paid time off and a variety of predictable and flexible scheduling opportunities. Working for VA is one of the most emotionally satisfying and professionally rewarding ways to dedicate the best within you to your Country's service.

    If you are transitioning from the military or a Veteran already, we invite you to explore the benefits of continuing your career at the VA. The VA is committed to hiring Veterans. The VA is much more than just another employer. It is an honorable, open and welcoming community of those who care. Gratitude is our motivation and service is our mission.

    The VA has adopted Core Values and Characteristics that apply universally across the Department. The five Core Values define "who we are," our culture, and how we care for Veterans, their families and other beneficiaries. The Values are Integrity, Commitment, Advocacy, Respect and Excellence ("I CARE").

    America's Veterans need you! To find out more, go to http://www.va.gov/jobs/.

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    Applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. This announcement may close prior to the established closing date once the 50 number of applicants is reached..

    DIRECT HIRE AUTHORITY: This position is being filled through the Office of Personnel Management's (OPM) Government-Wide Direct-Hire Authority for this occupation and is open to all U.S. Citizens.

    Veterans' Preference: Since the Direct-Hire Recruitment Authority is being used, traditional Veterans' Preference rules do not apply. Qualified veterans will, however, be given full consideration for this position.


    This 1-position is located in Office of Information and Technology - Locations are: Bronx, NY; Montrose, NY; or Castle Point, NY.

    This position is located in Office of Information and Technology. The Office of Information and Technology (OI&T) provides adaptable, secure, and cost-effective technology services across the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). The incumbent serves as a Lead Information Technology Specialist with duties associated with Information Security. We manage all of VA's IT assets and resources, and we deliver technology and expertise to support Veterans and their families every day.


    Work Schedule: Full-Time Employment: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday - Friday
    Compressed/Flexible Schedule: May be available
    Telework: May be available
    Virtual: No
    Position Description Title/PD#: Lead IT Specialist (InfoSec)/17135-A
    Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: No
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not Required

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - 10 % travel required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    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/488279700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.