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    If you are ready to begin your new career or are looking for a place to make an impact, what better place than the top ranked agency in the federal government? We are looking for the best and brightest to join our team of dedicated professionals here at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), where we are ranked the number one mid-size agency in the Best Places to Work in the federal government rankings!

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    Our employees gain valuable work experience that provides them with the career boost that they are seeking. We need people like you to help us move the industry forward and continue to shape the future of energy policy.

    The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's role is to oversee various aspects of the energy industry, including transmission of electricity, natural gas and oil. We also analyze proposals to build liquefied natural gas terminals and interstate natural gas pipelines and license hydropower projects. To help support the modernization of the electric system here in the U.S., we are focusing on issues associated with a smarter grid. Join us and help make a difference! 

    This position is located in the Office of the Executive Director (OED) which oversees and directs the executive and administrative operations of the Commission. OED provides administrative support services, including human resources, procurement, information technology, organizational management, financial management, logistics, and security services. Within OED, the Chief Security Officer (CSO) develops and implements all aspects of security, safety, and intelligence coordination services for the Commission, including management of classified national security information and facilities.

    As part of the whole-of-government strategy for national security, the Intelligence Coordination Division (ICD) functions as a Federal Intelligence Coordination Office (FICO) to provide guidance, coordination, and advocacy for the assessment and consideration of national security information. In coordination with the Department of Energy Office of Intelligence and Counterintelligence, other U.S. Intelligence Community elements, and other federal, state, and local agencies, the ICD provides the capability to access, discover, and evaluate intelligence information needed to produce mission-specific insights; support quality decisions; promote coordination among program offices; and otherwise support the Commission in its effort to help keep the nation secure.

    This position requires access to documents, materials, and other information classified up to the Top Secret/SCI level, and demands the highest degree of public trust. The incumbent must possess (and maintain) a Top Secret (TS) security clearance, and be eligible for access to Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI). Because this position is designated as a security high risk position, the incumbent may be subject to counterintelligence-scope polygraph examination.

    Major Duties for the Cyber Intelligence Research Specialist :

    • Providing cyber intelligence information services across the FERC enterprise.
    • Managing priority intelligence requirements and servicing requests for cyber intelligence information.
    • Briefing and reporting intelligence

    Supervisory status


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