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    The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has been serving the economic interests of America for more than 200 years. We are responsible for granting US intellectual property rights for patents and trademarks. The USPTO is headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, and has over 12,000 employees. For more information about the USPTO, please visit the USPTO Jobs Website

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    The Chief Information Officer (CIO) is the principal advisor to the Under Secretary and Director on the application of information technology (IT) to support and improve the Agency’s business processes. The Office of Program Administration Organization (OPAO) is responsible for the management of the overall USPTO Information Technology program, providing service & support for OCIO customers. The Vendor Management Division (VMD) manages acquisitions and contracts for new IT hardware and software products and for services needed to develop, modify, maintain, and enhance the automated information systems and infrastructure in use by the agency.

    As a IT Acquisitions Specialist, you will perform the following duties:

    • Provides strategic planning support for moderately complex IT Acquisitions.
    • Informs the contractor of failures to comply with the technical requirements of this contract.
    • Provides data for burn-rate analyses for contracts assigned.
    • Processes all receivers in a timely manner, within the Momentum system, in accordance with the Prompt Payment Act.
    • Evaluates contractor performance in accordance with Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR).

    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/547054100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.