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    Summary

    This announcement is issued under the Direct Hire Authority (DHA) to recruit for positions for which there is a critical hiring need. Selectee(s) will receive a career or career-conditional appointment in the competitive service and may be required to serve a one year probationary period.

    Who May be Considered:

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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.

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

    This is an agency-wide position, which is comprised of several geographically separated divisions with a nationwide force: Infrastructure Security Division, Cybersecurity Division, Emergency Communications Division, National Risk Management Center and several organizational units. Typical work assignments include:

    • Implementing security requirements such as those resulting from laws, regulations or Presidential directives.
    • Reviewing and evaluating security incident response policies.
    • Resolving integration issues related to the implementation of new systems with the existing infrastructure.
    • Conducting risk and vulnerability assessments of planned and installed information systems to identify vulnerability, risks and protection needs of activities.
    • Providing technical advice and guidance to Department managers and other technical specialists on significant information security problems and issues.
    • Coordinating and providing technical support to enterprise-wide cyber defense technicians to resolve cyber defense incidents.
    • Documenting and escalating incidents (including event's history, status, and potential impact for further action) that may cause ongoing and immediate impact to the environment.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - You may be expected to travel for up to 5 nights per month 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/585324400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.