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    Securing Travel, Protecting People - At the Transportation Security Administration, you will serve in a high-stakes environment to safeguard the American way of life.  In cities across the country, you would secure airports, seaports, railroads, highways, and/or public transit systems, thus protecting America's transportation infrastructure and ensuring freedom of movement for people and commerce. For additional information about our agency please: Click Here

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    This Transportation Specialist position is located in Surface Operations (SUR), Security Operations (SO), Transportation Security Administration (TSA), Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The incumbent is responsible for providing direct program support to the Section Chiefs and Branch Managers of Surface Operations for the formulation of solutions to highly complex transportation security issues, programs, and initiatives that cross organizational boundaries and impact the accomplishment of DSH and TSA strategic objectives. Duties include but are not limited to: 

    • Serves as principal point of contact and provides direct program support to the Branch Managers and Section Chiefs of Surface Operations for challenging projects, programs and other activities under minimal direction.

    • Serves as a lead technical specialist providing development, delivery, facilitation and oversight for surface training and exercise programs including field and stakeholder outreach and communications as well as serving as the primary lead for various tasks assigned on a daily basis.

    • Using comprehensive technical knowledge and experience, supports, reviews and conducts analysis of surface operations field and headquarters internal training plans, security assessment, security awareness training, and exercise related programs.

    • Manages the training requirements and implementation of office oversight activities, both regulatory and non-regulatory, including inspections, investigations, detailed assessments, and other risk-based outreaches.

    • Conducts in-depth analysis using available technological systems, software applications, and databases (i.e. Performance and Results Information System (PARIS), Salesforce, iShare, Microsoft Office Suite- Word, Excel, Access) for reviewing and updating data, and identifying trends.

    • Develops and reports on performance metrics including, but not limited to, security program effectiveness, industry compliance rates, and national field office surface inspector utilization.  Utilizes data analysis to make recommendations to increase efficiency and effectiveness of surface programs and resources to include TSI-S staffing allocations.

    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/588447000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.