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    The IT Specialist position supports IT Policy and Planning, Acquisition Planning, IT Integrated Management Processes, including, but not limited to, IT project milestone review, post-implementation and specialist interest review, project management training and certification programs, and coordinating organizational oversight within the OIT, Office of Strategic Sourcing (SS). This position is geographically located in the Department of Veterans Affairs Central Office (VACO) in Washington, DC.

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    This is a bargaining unit position.

    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.

    Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
    Compressed/Flexible Schedule: Available
    Telework: May be available upon supervisory approval
    Virtual: This is not a virtual position.
    Position Description/Title/PD#: IT Specialist/ PD# 17562A / 17563A
    Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not Required
    Physical Requirements: The work is primarily sedentary, although some slight physical demands will be required.

    Major Duties:

    • Develop IT policies, plans and procedures.
    • Coordinate and lead market research efforts in support of customer IT requirements.
    • Designs or conducts analytical studies, cost-benefit analyses, or other research.
    • Collect, research and analyze data and make recommendations based on complex analysis.
    • Prepare and provide briefings to senior leadership.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel 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/598023300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.