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    Summary

    The Office of Inspector General (OIG) provides independent oversight and promotes excellence, integrity, and accountability within the programs, operations, and management of the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI), whose work concerns the natural resources, environment, wildlife, energy policy, scientific research, American Indian and Alaska Native trust responsibilities, and cultural and historical heritage of our nation.

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    Responsibilities

    This position is located in the Office of Audits, Inspections, and Evaluations' Information Technology (IT) Audits Unit.

    • Assists in planning, coordinating, and conducting assignments to evaluate cyber security controls in support of IT audits, inspections, and evaluations. This includes conducting all-source analysis, digital forensics, and targeting to identify and assess threats posed by foreign military and intelligence services as well as cyber criminals against US information systems, critical infrastructure, and cyber-related interests. 

    • Inventories, installs, configures, troubleshoots, and maintains digital lab equipment used for the performance of security control related testing.

    • Uses technical tools (such as Nmap, Nessus, etc.) and analyzes technical data (such as system log files, network packet captures, memory captures) to perform cyber security assessments of the DOI's networks.

    • Assists in gathering, logging, and analyzing IT and electronic records and data to be reviewed or tested for security vulnerabilities.

    • Assists in preparing IT audit, inspection, and evaluation reports and other written communications.

    • Orally presents technical information to other IT audit, OIG, and Department personnel.

    • Performs other duties as assigned.

    The duties of this position are suitable for telework and the selectee may telework with supervisory approval.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional travel may be required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    12

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