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    Summary

    Who May Be Considered:
    Pathways Student eligible
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    Responsibilities

    Joining the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) means being part of the team focused on securing the Nation's physical and cyber infrastructure against threats to public health and safety, economy, and national security. Within CISA, the Office of the Director provides leadership to the Agency's efforts to defend civilian networks, secure federal facilities, manage systemic risk to National critical functions, and work with stakeholders to raise the security baseline of the Nation's cyber and physical infrastructure.

    Visit www.cisa.gov to learn more about CISA and how you can be part of the team to Defend Today; Secure Tomorrow.


    In this position, work assignments are cybersecurity-focused and are intended to expose the incumbent to cybersecurity, including, practical application of the principles, concepts, work processes, methods, techniques, regulations, reference materials, and procedures fundamental of Information Security (INFOSEC) and cybersecurity. Major duties may include, but are not limited to:

    • Generating program source codes utilizing various computer languages;
    • Conducting vulnerability scans to identify vulnerabilities, risks, and protection needs of IT systems.
    • Analyzing cybersecurity programs by assisting with researching new solutions for emerging cyber security threats
    • Conducting computer forensics analyses and assisting with cyber incident response
    • Researching cybersecurity tools and techniques
    • Assisting with public-facing cyber outreach initiatives and engagement
    • Providing input in the development of policies and procedures to prevent and defend against unauthorized access to data, systems, and networks.

    Arlington starting salary:
    GS-05: $39,291
    GS-07: $48,670

    Pensacola starting salary:
    GS-05: $34,916
    GS-07: $43,251

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    9

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/563989600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.