The Office of Inspector General (OIG) is an independent office whose mission is to promote excellence, integrity, and accountability throughout the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). In our dynamic environment, the OIG conducts investigations, audits, evaluations, and inspections to enhance program effectiveness and efficiency and to detect and prevent waste, fraud, and mismanagement in DHS programs and operations.Learn more about this agency
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As a Program Analyst/Senior Inspector in the Office of Special Reviews and Evaluations (SRE) at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)Office of Inspector General (OIG), you will conduct 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: Develop researchable questions and methodologies independently or with team members to assess DHS programs or operations.
- COLLECTING INFORMATION: Collect data regarding DHS operations from a variety of sources, including interviews, observations, and file/data reviews and appropriately determine the data's relevance and reliability.
- ANALYZING INFORMATION: Apply a wide range of qualitative or quantitative analysis methods to discern relevant information and to identify trends, patterns or relationships.
- COMMUNICATING: Prepare reports, briefings, presentations and other written products that present complex information in a clear,balanced manner. Communicate in a concise and organized manner, to include the ability to successfully explain complex issues in away that allows a varied audience to understand the intended message and objectives.
- WORKING IN TEAMS: Working collaboratively with others and dealing with everyone fairly, equitably, and professionally, valuing diversity.
- REPRESENTING THE AGENCY: Present a professional image of the agency when interacting with others, fostering trust and credibility.
25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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