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    This position is located in the Office of Information & Technology (OIT), IT Operations & Services (ITOPS), Infrastructure Operations (IO). The primary purpose of this position is developing strategy, guidance implementation, and governance for VA's technology environment.

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    Please read this public notice in its entirety prior to submitting your application.

    Vacancies may not presently exist but may become available at any point during the opening period of this vacancy announcement. We will not review applicant resumes until there is a request to fill a vacancy.

    You are applying to a public notice to fill current and future vacancies. Please note, there may or may not be actual/projected vacancies when you submit your application. Your resume and any supporting documentation will be retained with other applicants and reviewed as vacancies occur. You will not receive a notice regarding your application's status other than the initial acknowledgment until a request is received to fill a position.

    Once a request to fill a vacancy is received, we will review applicants in increments of 100 in application date order. We will refer qualified applicants to the selecting official for consideration. The organization's hiring need will determine the referral of additional applicants. Applicants will be notified about their application's status if referred or if we fill all vacancies.

    This position is primarily aligned to the following NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework work roles.
    802 IT Project Manager, 803 - Product Support Manager

    For more information about these work roles, where they fit within the larger Cyber Workforce, and how they can support your unique career journey, please visit the Cyber Career Pathways tool on the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Careers and Studies website: https://niccs.us-cert.gov/workforce-development/cyber-career-pathways

    This is not a bargaining unit position.

    Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    Compressed/Flexible: Not Available
    Telework: May be available with supervisor approval.
    Virtual: Not Virtual. (Working Remotely from Home)
    Position Description Title/PD#: IT Specialist (Operating System)/ PD19069A
    Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized.
    Financial Disclosure: Not Required.
    Physical Requirements: The work is sedentary. Some work may require walking and standing in conjunction with travel and to attendance at meetings and conferences away from the worksite. Incumbent may carry light items, such as papers, books, or small parts, or drive a motor vehicle. The work does not require any special physical effort.

    Major Duties:
    • Manages the IT infrastructure needed to support software code in dedicated, mulit-tenant or hybrid Cloud environments.
    • Ensures respective business, application, data and technology perspectives align with OIT technology and governance strategies, policies and standards.
    • Establishes Key Performance Indicators (KPI) and other measurement thresholds including adherence to Service Level targets for Product Lines and the related products within.
    • Represents the product on High Priority (HPI) and Critical Priority (CPI) incident calls.
    • Leads/Participates on Agile scrum teams or integrated project teams (IPTs).

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel occasionally for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/597645200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.