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As a Program Analyst/Inspector in the Office of Special Reviews and Evaluations (SRE) at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG), you will assist in conducting sensitive, impactful, and high-profile reviews of DHS programs and personnel, including in the areas of immigration, border and transportation security, disaster response, and civil liberties. SRE frequently conducts reviews at the request of Congress or senior DHS officials, and as a result of allegations of waste, fraud, abuse, and mismanagement received through our Office of Investigations. Examples of recent published SRE work include:
- Results of Unannounced Inspections of conditions for unaccompanied Alien Children in CBP Custody
- Barriers faced by ICE in the timely repatriation of detained aliens
- Coast Guard's reporting of Uniform Code of Military Justice violations to the FBI
- Issues at the Essex County Correctional Facility in Newark, New Jersey
- Ineffective management of overtime at the Federal Protective Service
- FEMA's oversight of the Integrated Public Alert & Warning System (IPAWS)
- ICE's use of contracting tools to hold detention facility contractors accountable for failing to meet performance standards
- PLANNING/RESEARCHING: Participate in planning and researching inspections of complex and sensitive DHS programs or operations with other inspectors and program analysts
- COLLECTING INFORMATION: Assist with collecting data regarding DHS operations from a variety of sources, including interviews, observations, and file/data reviews and help to appropriately determine the data's relevance and reliability
- ANALYZING INFORMATION: Take part in conducting analytical research to discern relevant information and to identify trends, patterns or relationships
- COMMUNICATING: Contribute to drafting reports, briefings, presentations and other written products that present complex information in a clear, balanced manner. Communicate in a concise and organized manner with peers and supervisors.
- REPRESENTING THE AGENCY: Present a professional image of the agency when interacting with others, fostering trust and credibility.
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