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    This position is located in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO).

    The primary purpose of this position is to serve as an expert computer engineer and subject matter expert responsible for computer systems engineering, software engineering, integration, test and quality assurance of assigned programs and projects.

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    As a Computer Engineer GS 0854 14, your typical work assignments may include:

    • Providing expert direction for the complete product lifecycle of technology from requirements development, to design, production, implementation, operations and maintenance, and finally systems retirement.
    • Defining and optimizing the requirements for technology to support the DHS operational processes.
    • Investigating computer hardware and software technologies for application to future business, tactical requirements, and compliance.
    • Directing and guiding the development of new concepts in design and application to bring cutting edge technology to OCIO and DHS.
    • Evaluating and analyzing Command, Control, Communications, Computer, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR), systems, hardware, software and components and developing innovative (C4ISR) approaches for existing challenges and develops new tools and technologies in anticipation of future C4ISR needs.
    • Serving as a contractor officer's representative (COR) to coordinate and integrate the planning, programming, development, oversight, scheduling, and overall management of resources for multi-phase programs and component projects.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0854 Computer Engineering

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