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    This position is located in the Identity, Credential, and Access Management (ICAM) Program Management Office (PMO) for the Assistant Secretary for the Office of Operations, Security, and Preparedness (OSP). The Program Analyst supports the initiatives of the ICAM PMO, addressing department-wide access and credentialing challenges, managing compliance with Federal guidance and VA mandates, and defining and promoting the consistent application of ICAM policies, processes, and technology across VA.

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    This announcement is non-bargaining and may close early once an adequate pool of 50 eligible applicants is reached.

    Work Schedule
    : Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
    Compressed/Flexible Schedule: Available
    Telework: Available
    Virtual: This is not a virtual position.
    Position Description Title/PD#: Program Analyst/ PD81339A and PD81338A
    Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not authorized
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
    Physical Requirements: FACTOR 8-Physical Demands:
    The work is sedentary but will require sitting, walking, and standing, bending, and carrying light items such as books, papers and files. The position may require extended hours to meet critical needs and deadlines, and to devise corrective actions and solutions to unexpected issues or events.

    This position involves a multi-grade career ladder. The major duties listed below represent the full performance level of GS-13. At the GS-12 grade level, you will perform assignments of a more limited scope and with less independence. You will progressively acquire the background necessary to perform at the full performance level of GS-13. Promotion is at the discretion of the supervisor and is contingent upon satisfactory performance, availability of higher level work, and availability of funds. Promotion is not guaranteed and no promise of promotion is implied.

    Major Duties:

    • Apply federally mandated standards and industry best practices to independently analyze and develop recommendations for a Department-wide ICAM governance model built upon policies, processes, and technology guidance.
    • Advise the ICAM Program Manager and the Senior Executive Service (SES) Director, Personnel Security and Identity Management, on new policies and procedures required to implement a Department-wide ICAM program.
    • Develop program requirements consistent with published standards and legislation; analyze program data and results; and advise PMO Director on efficiencies and program improvements.
    • Identify techniques and documentation options appropriate for various software development approaches (traditional, iterative, and agile) and project types (COTS, maintenance, process improvement, new development, etc.) for new ICAM program systems and tools.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel required up to 10% of the time.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/533841700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.