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    Summary

    The incumbent performs Cybersecurity roles and responsibilities outlined in the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) Framework.

    Open to the first 100 applicants or until 07/17/2019 whichever comes first. All applications submitted by 11:59 (EST) on the closing day will receive consideration.

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    Responsibilities

    Responsible for a wide range of assignments and projects relative to information systems and cybersecurity matters. Ensures the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of systems, networks, and data through the planning, analysis, development, implementation, maintenance, and enhancement of information systems security programs, policies, procedures, and tools. Develops, implements, and evaluates the security programs of the bureau/office, including the implementation of security programs designed to anticipate, assess, and minimize system vulnerabilities such as intrusion detection or access authentication programs. Coordinates the implementation of security programs across platforms and establishes vulnerability reporting criteria; enforces proper backup procedures for all system and network information; and enforces legal controls that provide protection from unauthorized access, alteration, loss, disclosure, and blocking of information. Implements higher-level security requirements; integrates security programs across disciplines; participates in the assessment of new systems design methodologies; performs implementation activities; institutes measures to ensure awareness and compliance; identifies the need for changes based on new security technologies or threats; reviews and evaluates security policies; reviews proposed new systems, networks, and software designs for potential security risks. Recommends cybersecurity resources for acquisition and participates in identifying and writing specifications to meet IT security requirements.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for 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/538552800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.