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    This is to notify the public that the USDA, Forest Service is using a Direct Hire Authority to fill this position. For Information on the Office of Personnel Management’s Direct Hire Authority, please visit the website Direct Hire Authority. Veterans preference, category rating, and traditional rating and ranking of applicants does NOT apply to this recruitment.

    For additional information about the duties of this position, please contact Laura Hill n at 208-866-2275 or llhill@fs.fed.us.

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    Is a technical expert in the Information Security area. Provides guidance and support for the protection of information technology systems, e.g. personal computers, Local Area Networks, etc. Conducts risks and vulnerability assessments of planned and installed information systems to identify vulnerabilities, risks, and protection needs. Develops systems security contingency plans and disaster recovery  procedures.  Provides policy guidance to IT management, staff and customers.  Prepares and recommends IT budget needs. Researches, evaluates and provides feedback on problematic trends and patterns in customer support requirements.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/513080300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.