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    Summary

    The NCCIC is located within the National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD), Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
    At NCCIC we help our government and private sector customers by responding to incidents, sharing information, developing and promulgating best practices, and increasing our Nation's cyber security capacity.

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    Responsibilities

    This Standing Register was opened on 3/20/2018. Effective 11/16/2018 the National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD) is now the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA). The hiring organization, the Office of Cybersecurity and Communications (CS&C), is now the Cybersecurity Division.

    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 25 business days after the opening date of the announcement. Additional cut-off dates may be established until all vacancies have been filled.

    Applying to this announcement certifies that you give permission for DHS to share your application with others in DHS for
    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.

    Who May be Considered:U.S. Citizens
    View common definitions of terms found in this announcement. 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.

    More than one selection may be made from this announcement.

    Appointments are subject to the availability of funds.

    In this position, the incumbent will perform the following duties:

    • Assess new systems design methodologies to improve software quality; implementation activities.
    • Identify need for changes based on new security technologies or threats.
    • Review and evaluate security incident response policies.
    • Conduct risk and vulnerability assessments of planned and installed information systems.
    • Assist in the development of long-range plans for IT security systems

    Travel Required

    25% or less - You may be required to travel up to 5 nights per month in this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    12

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/494386800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.